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Nov 2014

Education and the economic future

11/24/14By Wausau Daily Herald

Forecasting the future of the state's economy is a hazardous occupation. No one can tell you exactly what today's kindergartners will need to know to succeed as adults in the Wisconsin economy of the the 2030s.

Distinguished Faculty Society to induct Barry Liss

11/21/14By UW-Marathon County

Barry Liss, associate professor of Communication & Theatre Arts, at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) will be honored as the latest Society Fellow at UWMC’s Distinguished Faculty Society’s (DFS) annual reception and lecture...

UWMC looking to find past success

11/12/14By Wausau Daily Herald

There was a time not that long ago when UW-Marathon County had one of the stronger junior college programs in Wisconsin, winning a state championship as recently as 2010.

Huskies play to their strengths

11/11/14By Wausau Daily Herald

Junior college basketball tends to be a fast-paced, freewheeling game, which can be fun for fans -- and playmakers.

UWMC Theatre to perform "Of Mice and Men" in November

11/6/14By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) Theatre is bringing John Steinbeck’s classic novel “Of Mice and Men” to Wausau this month with seven performances, beginning Nov. 13, at UWMC’s James F. Veninga Theater.

“Of Mice and Men”...

UWMC volleyball team wins state title

11/2/14By Wausau Daily Herald

The UW-Marathon County volleyball season could have been derailed before it started -- thanks to a softball.

Oct 2014

State group awards UWMC for embracing diversity

10/24/14By Wausau Daily Herald

The Wisconsin State Council on Affirmative Action has bestowed a 2014 Diversity Award upon the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County for its efforts to create a safe and inclusive campus that fosters learning for all students.

UWMC TRIO program earns second College Success grant

10/21/14By UW-Marathon County

Based on past performance, the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County TRIO program has earned a College Success continuation grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corp. During the current academic year, the $127,566 grant will help...

UWMC to host college information sessions for parents

10/20/14By UW-Marathon County

Next week parents of high school juniors and seniors can get answers to their most pressing questions about sending their sons and daughters to college during information sessions at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC).

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UW Colleges and UW-Extension honors Wausau area couple

10/9/14By UW-Marathon County

Wausau area residents D.J. (Joe) and Mary Clare Freeman are the recipients of the 2014 Wisconsin Idea Award from the University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Extension.

UW Colleges and UW-Extension Interim Chancellor...