Lecture & Fine Arts Series

Evan Hawkins photo segment

The mission of the Lecture & Fine Arts Series at UW-Marathon County is to bring educational, culturally-enriching, high-quality, fine arts programs to students and community members throughout the year.

A student-centered committee fullfills this mission by creating a series that enhances a respect for racial, ethnic and cultural diversity in a multi-cultural world. The series is sponsored by the UWMC Student Fee Allocation Committee. As a result, ticket prices are always affordable, making the series the best arts bargain around.

Events include concerts, artist presentations and exhibits, film festivals, poetry readings, theater productions and much more! The Lecture & Fine Arts Series contracts with national caliber master-artists in all disciplines to conduct residencies, workshops and classroom presentation, in addition to public performances. 

Lecture & Fine Arts Spring 2016 Events information Flyer

Follow the links below or see the Events Calendar for detailed information about all upcoming Lecture & Fine Arts Series events.

L&FA (Lecture & Fine Arts) Spring 2016 dates & events:

February 8-26, University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate Art Student, Evan Hawkins Lecture & Exhibit

February 9, An Evening with Ali Paris, sponsored by the Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy & Service

February 11, International Film: Caramel 

February 12, Singing Valentines

February 18, Faculty Lunch Hour Lecture: Mindset discussion (see pg. 2)

February 25, Faculty Lunch Hour Lecture: Academy Awards nominees discussion (see pg. 2)

March 1, Poetry Week: Poets At War

March 2, Kimberly Blaeser, Wisconsin Poet Laureate Evening Recitation Challenge

March 3, Kimberly Blaeser, Wisconsin Poet Laureate Reading, Discussion 

March 5, EATS

March 10, International Film: Testament of Youth 

March 17, Faculty Lunch Hour Lecture: Role-playing for Conflict Resolution (see pg. 2)

March 18, Faculty Trumpet Recital

April 4-22, Newberry Creativity Award Exhibit

April 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16 & 17, UWMC Theatre: Monty Python's Spamalot

April 14, Faculty Lunch Hour Lecture:  How a Writing Center Works (see pg.2 of PDF)

April 14, International Film: Ida (The Oscars Visit Poland)

April 21, The Jennifer Parker Quartet performance

April 22, Music Dept., Vocal Jazz Festival

April 22, Music Dept., Vocal Jazz Festival Evening Concert with the Jennifer Parker Quartet

April 28, Faculty Lunch Hour Lecture:Islamic Radical Groups After the Arab Spring (see pg. 2)

May 5, Music Dept., Spring Music Performance: Jazz Concert

May 8, Music Dept., Spring Music Performance: Mother's Day Concert

May 9, Music Dept., Music Majors Recital

May 10-19, UWMC Art Student Sculpture Exhibit