Sep 2014

UW-Baraboo/Sauk County announces free lectures

9/22/14By Nicole Thompson
This fall, UW-Baraboo/Sauk County's Distinguished Lecture Series will focus on community building. Among the convenient lunchtime talks: ​Thurs., Oct. 9: Nancy Frank will present “Sustainable Cities: The Water-Energy Nexus.” Dr. Frank is an...

Jennifer Nelson art exhibit opens Sept. 30 at UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

9/19/14By Nicole Thompson
Jennifer Nelson’s "Of truth and fiction" exhibit will be on display throughout October in UW-Baraboo/Sauk County’s Schwalbach Art Gallery. The show will open Tues., Sept. 30 with an Artist’s Reception and Gallery Talk from 2:30-4:00 p.m., and it...

County OKs science building

9/16/14By Baraboo News Republic

Eager to bring state-of-the-art science education and an outdoor performance venue to the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County, the Sauk County Board voted Tuesday to spend an extra $533,000 on a new building planned for the campus.


Budget overrun considered for science building

9/10/14By Baraboo News Republic

Three projects planned for next year will be pushed back so the city can afford the higher-than-expected cost of a science building on the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County campus.

The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday...

UW-BSC Library opens fall poetry series with Michael Czarnecki

9/5/14By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County
The UW-Baraboo/Sauk County Library will kick off its fall Poetry Series Tuesday, September 9, at 12:30 p.m., with New York author Michael Czarnecki. Czarnecki will present his lecture entitled “There is no other life.”   Czarnecki will also lead a...

Committee: Move forward with science building

9/5/14By Baraboo News Republic

Sauk County and the City of Baraboo should accept the low bid to construct a new college campus science building, even though it was $800,000 over budget, a committee recommended Thursday.

“The way it looks right now, it’s not going to get...

Aug 2014

New UW-Baraboo students attend convocation

8/26/14By Baraboo News Republic

First-year students at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County gathered Tuesday evening for the campus’ convocation and matriculation activities.

Before the start of the semester next week, they had the opportunity to mingle with...

Middle schoolers get college experience

8/6/14By Baraboo News Republic

Academically talented youngsters from around the region are getting a taste of college this week at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County.

The Middle School University program, part of the university’s continuing education efforts...

Summerset combines art, education

8/3/14By Baraboo News Republic

BARABOO -- If there is an art form not represented during the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County's Summerset Festival of the Arts, it probably hasn’t been invented yet.

From dance, visual arts, music creation to the written word,...

Shaken-up Shakespeare

8/1/14By Baraboo News Republic

Ophelia (played by Molly Arbogast, at right) dishes to her ladies in waiting (Mike Jacobs and Elise Etzweiler) during a rehearsal for CAB Theatre's irreverent short play "Hamlet, Schmamlet." The play will be staged Sunday at 3:30 p.m. at...