News

Jul 2015

UW Colleges top priority: Education despite cuts

7/24/15By Marshfield News Herald

If there is one thing Keith Montgomery wants the public to know about the latest changes to the University of Wisconsin Colleges system, it's this: They stop at the classroom door.

2-year UW Colleges pursue regional campus leadership

7/21/15By Gannett Wisconsin Media

Leadership of the two-year University of Wisconsin System colleges in Wausau and Marshfield will be consolidated and more than 80 jobs will be cut as part of a statewide cost-savings plan, officials announced Tuesday.

Jun 2015

UWMC names Dean's list honorees

6/24/15By UW-Marathon County

Nearly 150 students at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) have been named to the Dean’s List for Academic Honors for work they completed during the Spring 2015 semester. Approximately 1,100 students attend UWMC on a full- or part-...

UWMC to host Ukrainian leaders interested in "energy independence"

6/8/15By UW-Marathon County

Five leaders from Ukraine, including two biomass experts, will be arriving in Wausau this Friday to begin a week’s (June 12-20) worth of meetings and discussions with business, higher education and government officials from central and southern...

Keith Montgomery to serve as interim campus executive officer and dean at UW-Marshfield/Wood County

6/2/15By UW-Marathon County

UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor Cathy Sandeen has announced that Keith Montgomery, campus executive officer and dean at UW-Marathon County (UWMC), will also lead UW-Marshfield/Wood County on an interim basis. The joint temporary...

May 2015

UWMC will play host to Ukrainian energy experts

5/28/15By Wausau Daily Herald

A delegation of Ukrainian leaders searching for ways to expand the country's production of alternative and sustainable energy will visit central Wisconsin next month.

UWMC alum makes splash with high-tech sports start-up

5/16/15By Wausau Daily Herald

An alum of Wausau West High School and the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County could change the way we watch sports, and maybe even sports themselves.

UWMC and Wausau West alum to give 2015 commencement address

5/13/15By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) will hold its annual commencement ceremony at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20 in the James F. Veninga Theater in the UW Center for Civic Engagement, 625 Stewart Ave., Wausau. Graduates will be...

Rajiv Maheswaran to receive Spirit of Excellence Award

5/13/15By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County Foundation will present the 8th Annual Spirit of Excellence Award to Rajiv Maheswaran on Thursday, May 21 during a special luncheon program at 11:30 a.m. on the stage at the UW Center for Civic...

School leaders visit China to draw students here

5/11/15By Wausau Daily Herald

Public school district officials from Wausau, Marshfield and Ripon, along with UW-Marathon County Campus Dean Keith Montgomery, traveled to China last month as part of a growing effort to draw Chinese students to state high schools and the...