Nov 2013

Heavy metal: Artist's scupltures thought-provoking

11/29/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

When you pour your thoughts and feelings into your art, putting it on display is like standing naked before a crowd.

“You’re not covering up anything at all,” Kevin Moll said.

Moll is a Baraboo metal sculptor whose work is on display...

Community-minded Nelson dies at 83

11/29/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

Today, about 600 students get their educations through the University of Baraboo/Sauk County, and an imminent expansion in the coming years should make room for more.

But in the 1950s, when the campus was created, the idea of a local two-...

Ready for a show

11/25/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

The University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County Concert Band rehearses Monday night for its winter show, which is scheduled for 7 p.m. Dec. 2 in the campus’ R.G. Brown Theatre. The concert will include a performance by the college’s jazz band and...

UW-BSC announces fitness courses

11/22/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

The University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County Continuing Education department will offer short sessions of fitness class favorites in December. Classes meet only a few times making it a great time to sample a class.

Choose from early...

O (little) Christmas tree

11/21/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

Don’t be surprised if you walk into a University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County faculty member’s home this holiday season and see a forlorn-looking pine tree standing in the corner.

Visitors can rest assured these scraggly, sparse trees...

The soul of 'Wit'

11/20/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

“Wit” chronicles a woman’s struggle with terminal ovarian cancer. But the play isn’t about death: It’s about life.

Tonight, the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County opens its production of Margaret Edson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning...

Losing locks, raising funds

11/13/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

Stylist and University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County student Diana Verwey shears actress Molly Arbogast's luxurious salt-and-pepper locks Wednesday at the campus theater. Arbogast was preparing for her role in the upcoming campus production of...

Survivor leads campus marrow drive

11/13/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

Cancer survivor Sam Bieno can’t forget the day her stem cell transplant came a year ago. Tired and nauseated from the chemotherapy and full-body irradiation that had prepared her for the procedure, the donation arrived, looking like a simple gift...

Campus dean up for Michigan presidency

11/8/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

The University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County announced Friday that Dean Thomas Pleger has been named a candidate for the open president’s position at Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.

Pleger is one of three...

Actress shaves head for role, charity

11/8/13By Baraboo News Repbulic

A charity fighting childhood cancer will benefit when actress Molly Arbogast has her head shaved for her role in the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County’s production of the drama “Wit.”

Organizers seek sponsors for the event, set...