Aug 2015

New bachelor's degree program helps local students

8/26/15By Wausau Daily Herald

Returning to college after years in the workforce can be difficult. Adults often juggle full-time jobs and family responsibilities, making it harder to find time during the day to participate in traditional degree programs.

UWMC to host August 13 information sessions for new BAAS degree

8/10/15By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) will hold two information sessions on Thursday, August 13 for people interested in learning how they can complete their bachelor’s degree through UW Colleges Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences...

Jul 2015

Historic sign unveiling set for August 3

7/31/15By UW-Marathon County

Members of the Wausau West Side Business Association (WWSBA) and the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) will gather for a short, outdoor ceremony on Monday, August 3, 11 to 11:15 a.m., to celebrate the re-installation of a historic...

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.