May 2015

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.

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...

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...

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...

Central Wisconsin schools to begin program to enroll students from China

5/11/15By WAOW

There will be some new students in central Wisconsin this summer, all the way from China. Their arrival, according to school leaders, could bring some big benefits to the area.

UWMC to recognize students for academic performance

5/5/15By UW-Marathon County

More than 140 University of Wisconsin – Marathon County students will receive academic scholarships during the 7th Annual Scholars’ Eve awards program, which will be held Tuesday, May 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the UWMC Fieldhouse. The program is open to...

Apr 2015

MUSH Release Party set for May 6

4/30/15By UW-Marathon County

The 13th edition of MUSH, University of Wisconsin-Marathon County’s (UWMC) literature and art magazine, will be available for purchase next week. This special “student issue” of the publication includes prose, poetry, and art submissions from...

UWMC musicians to be featured in May 5 WPR broadcast

4/29/15By UW-Marathon County

Music Department staff and students from the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) will be featured in a live broadcast of Wisconsin Public Radio’s (WPR) The Midday with Norman Gilliland on Tuesday, May 5, 12-1 p.m., on the UWMC campus....

Continuing Ed to offer online paralegal training

4/20/15By UW-Marathon County

Beginning in May, adult students interested in pursuing a paralegal career will have the opportunity to earn a paralegal certificate through an online course being offered by the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County’s (UWMC) office of...

Book discussion to focus on American values

4/13/15By UW-Marathon County

The slippery definitions of American and Northwoods values will be the focus of a campus shared reading panel discussion at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) on April 30, 7 p.m. It will be held in the UWMC Auditorium, located in...