Sep 2015

UW-BSC: Soccer team ousts Richland, volleyball team falls short

9/3/15By Baraboo News Republic

It was a busy day for the Fighting Spirits on Wednesday as the UW-Baraboo/Sauk County men’s and women’s soccer team hosted UW-Richland while the women’s volleyball team hosted a triangular.

In soccer, freshman Kyle Tomlinson recorded a hat...

Aug 2015

Program participants find jobs, gain experience

8/29/15By Baraboo News Republic

The relatively new bachelor of applied arts and sciences degree (BAAS) at University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County has its first success stories.

The program, which has been in place for two years, allows those who have earned associate...

Campus changes have ripple effect

8/27/15By Baraboo News Republic

Administrative changes and cuts affecting the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County have a local leader concerned about the impact the changes may have on the community.

“Have we lost talent? You bet we have,” said Baraboo Mayor Mike...

'Passion-drain' a concern at UW-Baraboo

8/27/15By Baraboo News Republic

Hesitation and a little nervous laughter accompany some of David Armstrong’s answers to questions about staffing at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County. That’s because his job is on the line.

Armstrong, who serves as assistant...

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...