Aug 2014

Second community novel completed

8/1/14By Baraboo News Republic

Local writers came together Friday to celebrate the completion of Baraboo’s second community novel. “Dr. Vertigo’s Circus Spectacular” is a compilation of chapters and poems written by area residents and creative writing students of University of...

Gotta dance!

8/1/14By Baraboo News Republic

"Glee!" came to the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County campus Friday, as students in Middle School University's show choir class performed for friends and family. The class, shown here at the end of their "You've Got a Friend in Me"...

Jul 2014

Rebels with a cause: Summerset Festival challenges status quo

7/31/14By Baraboo News Republic

Following the grand tradition of artists challenging the establishment, this year’s Summerset Festival is going rogue.

Summerset returns to the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County campus this weekend, highlighting banned books,...

Soil problems delay UW-BSC dorm construction

7/24/14By Baraboo News Republic

A new residence hall at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County campus won’t be completed before classes start this fall, school officials said Wednesday.

Half of the dorm should be in place to allow those who already have signed up...

News Republic editorial: Enjoy all Sauk County has to offer

7/5/14By Baraboo News Republic

The Fourth of July holiday weekend is a great opportunity to revel in the things that bring us together as Americans. At the same time, the midsummer holiday weekend also serves as the height of tourism season in Baraboo and features endless...

Sweet soul in the hills

7/4/14By Baraboo News Republic

Say It Ain't Soul performs Friday to a crowd gathered on the hills of the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County's campus before the start of the Baraboo fireworks display.

Jun 2014

Campus hosts Fourth of July event

6/30/14By Baraboo News Republic

The UW-BaraBOOMS! event will begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday on the front lawn of the UW-Baraboo/Sauk County Campus, 1006 Connie Road, in Baraboo. Admission is free, carry-ins not allowed. Say it Ain’t Soul will provide live music. Proceeds from the...

Archaeology school makes connection to the past

6/24/14By Baraboo News Republic

ROCKBRIDGE — Beneath the rock shelter, bucket after bucket of black earth went through the screens. With soil-caked hands, the archaeology field school participants gingerly searched for shards of pottery, fragments of bone, and projectile points...

Dr. Tracy White Named CEO/Dean at UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

6/10/14By UW-Baraboo/Sauk County
Aaron Brower, interim chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Extension, has selected Dr. Tracy White to serve as the next campus executive officer and dean at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County...

Art Academy starts July 28

6/5/14By Baraboo News Republic

Middle school students interested in the arts can learn from professional artists this summer at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County Middle School Art Academy. The Art Academy is open to students completing grades five through eight...