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Apr 2017

Get to know Mirza Mustafayev

4/13/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 18

Hometown: Baku, Azerbaijan

High school: Currently attending North Cedar Academy, Ladysmith

Current program or major: Engineering

Why did you choose UW-Barron County? My high school gave me a chance to,...

Filmmaker to discuss mini-documentary: 'Enter the Wind'

4/7/17By UW-Barron County

Documentary filmmaker Kathy Kasic will discuss her approach to filmmaking and explain how it has evolved throughout her career during a talk at UW-Barron County on April 20, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall (R234). Her...

Preview Day set for April 17

4/7/17By UW-Barron County

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County will host a spring Preview Day for prospective students and their families Monday, April 17 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre. The event is free and open to the public.

The preview...

Mar 2017

UW-BC Theatre to present 'Polyester The Musical'

3/24/17By UW-Barron County

If you’re in the mood for laughter and great music, you won’t want to miss UW-Barron County Theatre’s production of “Polyester The Musical,” by Phil Olson and Wayland Pickard. The play runs April 6, 7 and 8, 7:30 p.m., in the Fine Arts Theatre,...

Local artist to share concepts behind his works

3/24/17By UW-Barron County

Using his paintings and drawings as examples, local artist and educator Ralph Wiegmann will reveal the evolution of aesthetic and conceptual ideas he employs in his creations during a presentation at UW-Barron County on April 13, 12:30 to 1:20 p....

Author to make pitch for former local baseball stars

3/24/17By UW-Barron County

Fans of America’s national pastime, baseball, won’t want to miss local author Joe Niese’s presentation on April 6, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall (R234) at UW-Barron County. His talk, “From a Western Wisconsin Farm to the...

Get to know Amanda Williams

3/21/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 37

Hometown: Comstock, Wis.

High school: Cumberland High School

Current program or major: Bachelors of Applies Arts and Sciences - Social Services Psychology

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Foundation accepting Distinguished Alumni Award nominations

3/14/17By UW-Barron County

The UW-Barron County Foundation recognizes UW-BC alumni whose achievements and contributions make a significant impact in their professions and communities. Nominations for the 2017 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award can be submitted online, by...

Professor uses food to teach chemistry concepts

3/13/17By UW-Barron County

Abbey Fischer uses food in her labs to get students to look for and make everyday connections between the chemistry concepts they are learning and “real world” experiences. The UW-Barron County associate professor of chemistry will explain how...

Film examines roots of sexual shaming

3/8/17By UW-Barron County

A documentary film exploring the causes and displays of sexual shaming in North America will be shown at UW-Barron County on March 16, as part of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture and Performance Series. UnSlut will be presented at 12:30 p.m. in the...