Feb 2016

High school grads eligible to enter new scholarship competition

2/3/16By UW-Marathon County

In a new and unique contest, area high school graduates from multiple central Wisconsin communities will have the opportunity to win up to $3,500 in college scholarships during the coming weeks in the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County’s (...

Music Department taking orders for Singing Valentines

2/2/16By UW-Marathon County

For the 29th straight year, vocal students from the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) will be raising their voices this Valentine’s Day season and putting smiles on the faces and in the hearts of people from throughout the Wausau...

Jan 2016

Art student to share altered photos from NASA Apollo missions

1/26/16By UW-Marathon County

Next month the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC)Lecture & Fine Arts program, along with the UWMC art department, will welcome University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate art student Even Hawkins to campus for an exhibit, public...

UWMC launches online resource for area teachers

1/19/16By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) has launched a new page on its website for local educators. Teacher Connection links K-12 teachers with UWMC faculty members, who can provide guest lessons, workshops, informal visits, career...

Vocal Jazz Ensemble to perform at state convention

1/8/16By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County’s (UWMC) Vocal Jazz Ensemble will have the honor of being the only group from a Wisconsin university or college to perform at this year’s Wisconsin Choral Directors Association annual convention in...

Middle East expert to discuss 'Radical Islam' at January 12 presentation

1/7/16By UW-Marathon County

Middle East political expert Kirk J. Beattie will be giving a free public presentation on the subject of “Radical Islamists in the West” at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 4 to 5:30 p.m., in the UW Center for...

Dec 2015

High Five prep program links generations

12/11/15By Wausau Daily Herald

Twice a week, Kong Xiong, a soft-spoken sophomore at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County, tames a rambunctious and noisy group of seventh-graders.

Nov 2015

'Community Conversations' to spotlight tough issues facing local residents

11/11/15By UW-Marathon County

Performing a set of short original works in the Black Box Theater is nothing new for students in the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County’s (UWMC) Theatre program. What is new is the concept of the “story circle” in which individuals portray...

Oct 2015

Minneapolis designer to hold artist residency at UWMC

10/29/15By UW-Marathon County

Luci Kandler, a textile and apparel designer from Minneapolis, will be an artist in residence at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) Nov. 9 – 12. Her garment submission to the International Textile and Apparel Association won “Most...

UWMC Distinguished Faculty Society honors professors

10/28/15By UW-Marathon County

Two University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) professors were recently recognized by the university’s Distinguished Faculty Society (DFS). At its annual reception and lecture on Oct. 21, the DFS named Professor Holly Hassel as its 2015...