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Jun 2013

Feeding Teen Brains at the Library

6/19/13By Baraboo News Republic

Teens at the Baraboo Public Library know how to have fun. This year, they’ve celebrated birthdays ranging from William Shakespeare to William Shatner, and the summer is packed with more activities.

A large group of youths gathered Tuesday...

UW-Baraboo/Sauk County Announces Spring 2013 Dean's List

6/19/13By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

The following area students were recently named to the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County Dean’s List, in recognition of their academic achievements during the Spring 2013 semester.

The University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County...

UW-Baraboo/Sauk County to Host "Just Add Water" Art Exhibit

6/18/13By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

The works of Ernie Pleger will be on display at the UW-Baraboo/Sauk County's James A. Schwalbach Gallery from July 8 through August 5. A reception and gallery talk will take place during the Summerset Festival of the Arts the first weekend in...

UW-BSC Honor Society Raises $850 for Scholarships

6/18/13By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

The UW-BSC Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society raised $850 for academic scholarships at this year's Taste of the Dells on June 8 and 9. PTK members Sally Miller, Cindy Marthaler, Sara Seifert, Nicole Warren, Ellen Weiland, PTK Chapter Advisor and...

Center for Wisconsin Archaeology Opens at UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

6/12/13By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

Archaeological services are now available closer to home with the creation of The Center for Wisconsin Archaeology (CWA), which opened its doors on the UW-BSC campus in early May. CWA provides archaeological consulting and outreach programs,...

UW-BSC Honors Outstanding Students, Faculty and Staff at Scholarship & Awards Night

6/11/13By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

The community gathered together on Friday, May 3 to honor UW-BSC students, faculty and staff for their outstanding scholarship and service. The following students received awards.

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Pedro Herrera: Excellence in Mathematics Award...

UW-Baraboo/Sauk County Launches New Website

6/7/13By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

The University of Wisconsin Baraboo/Sauk County is pleased to announce the launch of its redesigned website, baraboo.uwc.edu. Features include a fresh look, improved navigation, and mobile optimization that allows full site access from any device...

May 2013

Measuring the Worth of a College Major

5/30/13By Baraboo News Republic

Recently, politicians from various states, including Wisconsin, have suggested that college students be advised to pursue majors with the highest earning power upon graduation.  Florida’s Governor has even suggested that...

"Cowonomics" for Kids Coming to Reedsburg

5/28/13By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

Want to introduce your children to economics and entrepreneurship in a fun, hands-on way?  Consider enrolling them in Cowonomics, where students entering grades 3-5 will learn about earning, saving, spending, investing, and marketing while...

Archibald to Grads: "Follow Your Fantasy"

5/20/13By Baraboo News Republic

Wind blew directly into the crowd Sunday at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County graduation ceremony, stealing caps, notes and programs and even threatening to take a tassel or two. But the breezy weather seemed an appropriate...