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Apr 2015

Cold sport, warm hearts: Boucher Blast raises cash for cancer

4/17/15By Baraboo News Republic

Marc Boucher knows how to pay it forward. While the 44-year-old University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County library director was engaged in the fight of his life earlier this year, he still was looking for ways to give back.

Faced with a...

All that jazz: 'Chicago' brings razzle dazzle to campus

4/14/15By Baraboo News Republic

Several murderers are coming to Baraboo, looking to tap-dance their way out of convictions. But don’t fret, citizens: They’re doing it for your entertainment.

On Friday, the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County will open its...

Campus opens door to non-traditional students

4/7/15By Baraboo News Republic

Adults interested in returning to school to pursue higher education opportunities have more options than they might think, representatives of the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County’s Student Affairs and Continuing Education offices said...

Lip Sync Battle Royale

4/2/15By Baraboo News Republic

Local celebrities put their performance skills to the test during the Lip Sync Battle Royale event Wednesday evening at the Al. Ringling Mansion and Museum. The local celebrity lip sync contest was a fundraiser for "Spirit Lake Review," the...

Mar 2015

Gimme some lip

3/28/15By Baraboo News Republic

The performers in Wednesday’s fundraiser for “Spirit Lake Review” need not be musically inclined, but a little showmanship will go a long way.

University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County students involved with the literary magazine, which...

A conservation conversation

3/20/15By Baraboo News Republic

The process of conserving the region’s landscape begins by building relationships with the people who live and work on the land, a local conservationist told University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County students, faculty and community members...

A well-rounded celebration

3/18/15By Baraboo News Republic

University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County students, faculty and community members snacked on pizza Tuesday afternoon, sharing songs and poetry to celebrate the mathematical constant pi.

The gathering was part of a special event in honor...

University holds job fair

3/12/15By Baraboo News Republic

Job seekers on campus at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County met with more than 30 potential employers and volunteer outlets at a career fair Wednesday afternoon.

Student Affairs/Applied Bachelors Degree Coordinator Jenni Walsh...

Feb 2015

Poetry in emotion

2/27/15By Baraboo News Republic

Former Baraboo resident and author Charles Joseph speaks and shares his poetry and favorite literature at the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County on Thursday as part of the Library Poetry Series. The graduate of UW-Baraboo and UW-Madison...

Baraboo campus student housing concerns addressed

2/26/15By Baraboo News Republic

Recent news reports have brought to light potential issues between the Iowa-based developer Bluffstone LLC and the University of Wisconsin Colleges campuses for which it has recently built and manages student housing.

Bluffstone has...