News

Feb 2017

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...

Jan 2017

Alum Mary Jo Johnson had a home while attending UWMC

1/26/17By UW-Marathon County

Mary Jo Johnson, chief executive officer at EO Johnson Business Technologies, says her UW-Marathon County education gave her the skills to become a leader.

UWMC announces fall semester Dean's list

1/23/17By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County has announced the Dean’s list for the Fall 2016 semester. All of the students on the Dean’s list have obtained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for their spring semester classes. The list includes...

Dec 2016

UW-Marathon County accepting applications for spring semester

12/15/16By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin-Marathon County is accepting applications of new or transfer students for the spring semester. Classes will begin January 23.

Tuition at UW-Marathon County is the lowest in the UW System. Students can earn an...

Nov 2016

UW professors lauded for helping math haters

11/3/16By Wausau Daily Herald

University of Wisconsin officials commended two longtime central Wisconsin professors for their work in making math more understandable and accessible for students who struggle with the X's and O's.

Oct 2016

Distinguished Faculty Society inducts Timothy Buchholz

10/26/16By UW-Marathon County

Timothy Buchholz, Ph.D., assistant professor of music at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC), was honored today as the latest Society Fellow at UWMC’s Distinguished Faculty Society’s annual reception and lecture. 

Buchholz...

Ann Herda-Rapp: UWMC students can expect exceptional experience

10/25/16By UW-Marathon County

Sociology professor Ann Herda-Rapp says UW-Marathon County is focused on student success, setting it apart from other universities, both large and small.

Chinese brush painter coming to UWMC, Wausau

10/25/16By UW-Marathon County

The University of Wisconsin Marathon County (UWMC) will welcome Chinese brush painter Henry Li to campus Nov. 7 – 10 for an artist residency.

Li began painting in 1974 in his hometown of Nanjing, China. He majored in archaeology at Nanjing...