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May 2014

UWMC to pay tribute to former Dean Jim Veninga

5/11/14By Wausau Daily Herald

A tribute for former UW-Marathon County Campus Dean Jim Veninga will be held at the UW Center for Civic Engagement on Thursday.

Brian Gumness to receive Spirit of Excellence Award

5/8/14By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County Foundation will present the 7th Annual Spirit of Excellence Award to Brian Gumness on Tuesday, May 13 during a special luncheon program at 11:30 a.m. on the stage at the UW Center for Civic Engagement...

UWMC student artworks go on view

5/8/14By Wausau Daily Herald

Roughly 30 works of art will be on display starting Friday when the Student Sculpture Exhibit opens on the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County campus.

Apr 2014

MUSH release party set for May 5

4/28/14By UW-Marathon County

The twelfth edition of MUSH, the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County’s (UWMC) literary magazine, will be available for purchase in early May. The 2014 edition features prose, poetry, creative non-fiction and a variety of art forms created by...

Memorial lecture, honoring former UWMC history professor, set for April 25

4/14/14By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin Colleges Department of History will host a memorial lecture April 25, 7 – 9 p.m., in honor of the late James J. Lorence, who taught American history at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) from 1967 to...

UWMC's Kiss of the Spider Woman to open April 24

4/11/14By UW-Marathon County

The 1993 Broadway musical Kiss of the Spider Woman will be coming to Wausau this month for four performances by the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) Theatre Department at the UW Center for Civic Engagement Theater, 625 Stewart Ave....

Mar 2014

Kate Reid to headline UWMC's April 12 vocal jazz festival

3/31/14By UW-Marathon County

Singer and pianist Kate Reid, a regular in the Los Angeles jazz scene, will be performing in Wausau at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) on April 12, 7 p.m., at the UW Center for Civic Engagement Theater. Her concert will be part...

UWMC's Marlowe Embree writes how today's students need to prepare for tomorrow's jobs

3/26/14By Wausau Daily Herald

"If there is one thing on which nearly all career counselors agree, it is that there has been a seismic shift in the rules that govern the relationship between workers and employers. While these trends were discernable as early as 30 years ago,...

Husky Logo Contest featured in Wausau Daily Herald

3/25/14By Wausau Daily Herald

"The University of Wisconsin Marathon County’s effort to update its husky logo has yielded 60 images from 41 contestants from across the world, all vying for the $1,000 prize for the winning design.

With just under a week left until the...

UWMC panel discussion to highlight Thai culture

3/24/14By UW-Marathon County

The difficulty of communicating our own cultural experiences and of interpreting the cultures of others will be the focus of a panel discussion at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) on April 3, 7 p.m.

It will be held in the...