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Dec 2014

UWMC hires Bill Hebert, Jr. to lead student affairs office

12/18/14By UW-Marathon County

Bill Hebert, Jr., Sun Prairie, Wis., has been named assistant dean for student affairs and enrollment management at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC). He comes from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he most recently...

UWMC partners with UW Oshkosh to offer human services degree

12/17/14By UW-Marathon County

Traditional and non-traditional students throughout central Wisconsin looking to complete their bachelor’s degrees and pursue careers in human services now can do so through a new partnership between the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (...

UWMC offers four Winterim courses

12/11/14By UW-Marathon County

Students eager to get an early start in 2015 on completing their college degrees can register for a Winterim course at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC).

Winterim 2015 will be held Monday, Jan. 5 through Friday, Jan. 23...

Legendary "blues" artist to give free performance at UWMC

12/1/14By UW-Marathon County

Nineteen-time Grammy Award nominee and Blues Hall of Fame member Bobby Messano will be giving a free, one-hour concert at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County on Wednesday, Dec. 10, noon to 1 p.m. in the James F. Veninga Theater, 625...

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.