News

May 2016

UW Regent Tim Higgins to give commencement address

5/13/16By UW-Barron County

The graduation of more than 60 students who have earned an Associate of Arts & Science degree will be celebrated at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County’s annual commencement ceremonies on Thursday, May 19 at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts...

Apr 2016

Summer session registration underway

4/21/16By UW-Barron County

Open enrollment for the University of Wisconsin-Barron County’s (UW-BC) summer session is underway. Multiple sessions are offered May through August. Courses are condensed and range in length from three to eight weeks so students can quickly earn...

Red Cedar 2016 to be released April 28

4/18/16By UW-Barron County

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature the release of Red Cedar 2016, UW-Barron County’s annual journal of the arts and literature. The presentation will be held on Thursday, April 28, 12:30 – 1:20 p.m., in the...

UW-Barron County Future Engineers win national championship

4/11/16By UW-Barron County

In its third trip in as many years, the University of Wisconsin-Barron County’s (UW-BC) Future Engineers Rube Goldberg team walked away with the Division III National Title and the Best Presentation Award at the 2016 Rube Goldberg Contest on...

Mar 2016

National speaker to discuss Islamophobia in March 31 presentation

3/18/16By UW-Barron County

The "One World Global Art, Literature, and Film Series: Exploring Islam" continues with its final events on Thursday, March 31. Both will feature nationally-acclaimed speaker on Islam and Islamophobia, Amer F. Ahmed, director of Intercultural...

UW-BC's Rube Goldberg team to compete in national championships

3/18/16By UW-Barron County

On April 9, the UW-Barron County Future Engineers Rube Goldberg team will be in Columbus, Ohio, competing against nine other Division III college teams in the 2016 Rube Goldberg Contest.

The goal of the contest is to conceptualize and...

Open House Scheduled for Returning Adult Students

3/11/16By Barb Lang

“Start Here – Finish Here” is the theme of the spring UW-Barron County open house, to be held Wednesday, March 30. This customized open house is designed to answer individual questions for returning adult students who are thinking about starting...

'Winter Climate Change' is Topic for Next Th@U

3/11/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ‘Winter Climate Change: What does it mean for northern temperate ecosystems?’ with Mathew Vankoughnett of the UW Colleges Department of Biology. This presentation will be held on...

Exploring Islam Series to Continue with Mixer/Film Viewing

3/11/16By Barb Lang

The "One World Global Art, Literature, and Film Series: Exploring Islam" will continue with its third event - a mixer and film viewing on Thursday, March 17 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. ...

UW-BC to Host Open House

3/4/16By Barb Lang

A Discover UW-BC open house event will be held at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake for high school juniors, seniors and their parents on Tuesday, March 15.

According to Kevin Falkenberg, program coordinator, “If you are just starting to...