Husky Highlights Archive

Husky Highlights, UW-Marathon County’s online newsletter, is no longer published. Please enjoy these archived stories.

October 13, 2014


Wausau area residents D.J. (Joe) and Mary Clare Freeman are the recipients of the 2014 Wisconsin Idea Award from the University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Extension.

UW Colleges and UW-Extension Interim Chancellor Aaron Brower presented the award at the institutions’ Chancellor’s Awards Event and Reception, Sept. 18, in Madison...

October 13, 2014

Holly Hassel, professor of English and women’s studies at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County, has earned the UW Colleges 2013-14 Barrington-Musolf Faculty Research Award for her article: “Research Gaps in Teaching English in the Two-Year College.” It was published in the May 2013 edition of Teaching English in the Two-Year College, one of three...

October 13, 2014


“It’s About Time!” is the theme for the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County’s Second Annual Festival of the Arts & Sciences. This year’s event will be held Thursday, Oct. 16 through Sunday, Oct. 19 and be part of the statewide Wisconsin Science Festival, which began in Madison in 2011. 

The weekend of events kicks off with a free concert Oct. 16, 7 p.m...