Aug 2015

Summerset in the sun: Campus art festival held in downtown Baraboo

8/24/15By Baraboo News Republic

Arline Beagan of Reedsburg likes to stir imaginations through art. On Saturday, she brought Dada to downtown Baraboo.

Summerset Festival of the Arts, typically held at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County, moved to the Al....

Summerset focused on the surreal

8/20/15By Baraboo News Republic

This year’s theme for the Summerset festival of the arts was one organizers say they stumbled upon.

“We looked at different whimsical artists and plays and we discovered we were looking at surrealism,” planning committee member Lauren Love...

UW-BSC: UW-Baraboo teams start practice, prepare for season

8/17/15By Baraboo News Republic

The University of Wisconsin Baraboo/Sauk County volleyball and soccer teams are preparing for the fall season.

Both teams started practice on Tuesday. The men’s and women’s soccer team, coached by Jason Schulte for his 13th year, lose its...

Ten minute masterpieces

8/14/15By Baraboo News Republic

When Mark Hamdan-Krause took on the project of directing four 10-minute theatrical plays, he chose one theme that would connect them all … the theatre.

Hamdan-Krause is directing for Baraboo Theatre Guild as part of Summerset Festival of...

Art classes draw middle schoolers from all over

8/11/15By Baraboo News Republic

Last week, students had the chance to delve into Devil’s Lake State Park and learn different art techniques through the UW-Baraboo/Sauk County Middle School University.

Twenty-six academically talented middle school-age students attended in...

Jul 2015

UW Colleges to cut 83 jobs, consolidate campus administration

7/21/15By Baraboo News Republic

The University of Wisconsin Colleges will lay off more than 80 employees in a cost-cutting move that will see the network of two-year schools consolidate administration of its 13 campuses into four regions of the state, officials announced...

Area students named to UW-BSC dean's list

7/21/15By Sauk Prairie Eagle

The University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County has announced the dean's list for spring semester 2015. Highest honors are granted to students with a grade-point average of 4.0; high honors, 3.75 or higher; and honors, 3.5 or higher.


Sauk County Reflections: 1965; Baraboo pursues UW campus

7/15/15By Baraboo News Republic
50 years ago this week (1965)The University of Wisconsin Extension Center here became one step closer to reality last evening when the Baraboo City Council authorized the center committee to engage an architect and purchase the land. A similar...

Summerset set for Aug. 22

7/3/15By Baraboo News Republic

A scaled-back Summerset Festival of the Arts will be held off the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County campus next month.

Traditionally a weekend-long event, Summerset is being condensed to one day and moved off campus due to budget...

A 'bot to learn

7/2/15By Baraboo News Republic

One by one, the robots took to the small stage. They flapped their plastic arms, twirled and rolled back and forth. Some put on light shows; others talked. All operated under the control of the middle-schoolers participating in the University of...