News

Apr 2017

Event commemorates 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Wausau speech

4/28/17By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County Foundation will host the 10th annual Spirit of Excellence Luncheon on Friday, May 12 to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic visit to Wausau in 1967.

The luncheon program...

UWMC Foundation announces successful fundraising initiative

4/26/17By UW-Marathon County

The UW-Marathon County Foundation Inc. is announcing a successful new fundraising initiative that has raised $125,000 for scholarships at UWMC.

The 100 Extraordinary Women Campaign set a goal of attracting at least 100 donors to pledge $1,...

Get to know Angela Fisher

4/11/17By UW-Marathon County

Age: 19

Hometown: Ringle, Wis.

High school: D.C. Everest

Current program or major: Nursing

Why did you choose UW-Marathon County? I like the small class sizes and the low cost of tuition.

What...

Mar 2017

Get to know Eric Weaver

3/21/17By UW-Marathon County

Age: 20

Hometown: Wausau

High school: D.C. Everest High School

Current program or major: Mathematics

Why did you choose UW-Marathon County? I chose UWMC because it offers a thorough and versatile education...

UWMC Theatre to present "Never the Sinner"

3/15/17By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County Theatre presents John Logan’s "Never the Sinner," theatrical consideration of the 1924 murder of 14-year-old Bobby Franks, by Richard Loeb and Nathan Leopold. The play runs March 16, 17 and 18, 7:30 p.m...

Get to know Ashlyn Crandell

3/3/17By UW-Marathon County

Age: 18

Hometown: Clinton, Wis.

High school: Clinton High School

Current program or major: Criminal Justice/Forensic Psychology

Why did you choose UW-Marathon County? I heard about it through a friend...

Feb 2017

Campus Preview set for March 7

2/24/17By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County will host a spring Campus Preview for prospective students and their families Tuesday, March 7 from 6–8 p.m. in Main Academic Building Room 133. The event is free and open to the public.

The...

Get to know Liz Kemnetz

2/13/17By UW-Marathon County

Age: 19

Hometown: Hancock, Wis.

High school: Tri-County Area High School

Current program or major: Elementary Education

Why did you choose UWMC? I chose the MC because it seemed like a good choice to ease...

High school teams to compete in Science Olympiad

2/7/17By UW-Marathon County

More than 100 students, representing 18 teams from 10 high schools, including D.C. Everest, Marshfield, Mosinee and Wausau West, will be competing Saturday, Feb. 11, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the North Regional Tournament of the Wisconsin Science...

Community welcome to compete in 24-Hour Arts Challenge

2/1/17By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) is now recruiting community members, high school-age and older, who work well under pressure and won’t be shy about sharing their creative talents with the public as part of its new 24-Hour Arts...