News

Apr 2009

UW-WC announces Spring Concerts

4/16/09By UW-Washington County

UW-Washington County’s theatre will be very busy with spring concerts during the next few weeks. The four concerts complete the 2008/09 school year and include:

Moraine Symphonic Band Sunday, April 26, 3pm Directed by Dr. Daniel Ackley Free...

Mar 2009

Minneapolis Guitar Quartet at UW-WC on April 3

3/17/09By UW-Washington County

An extraordinary evening of classical guitar music is being presented at UW-Washington County (UWWC) on Friday, April 3, beginning at 7:30pm. The  Minneapolis Guitar Quartet will perform in the campus theatre at 400 University Drive (just off Hwy...

“COLORFUL WISCONSIN” LECTURES AT UW-WC

3/16/09By UW-Washington County

UW-Washington County’s (UW-WC) has two lectures and a film planned for their Colorful Wisconsin Lecture Series. Admission is free for the Tuesday evening events which begin at 7pm in Room 228.

On Tuesday, March 31, Professor Kenneth Grant...

ADRIFT IN MACAO AT UW-WC on MARCH 13, 14, 15

3/3/09By UW-Washington County

UW-Washington County’s Theatre on the Hill will take its’ audience to China – back in 1952. Everyone that comes to Macao, (pronounced mah-cow) is waiting for something – yet none of them know exactly what that is. Fortunately, they all hang...

Feb 2009

UW-WC Dedication/Reception

2/18/09By UW-Washington County

A formal dedication of the newly completed third floor of the Collins Science Wing is planned for Wednesday, February 18. The floor will add 30,000 square feet to the facility and will “provide space for continuing the campus pattern of...

UW-WC Announces Winner of Makeover Contest

2/18/09By UW-Washington County

Linda O’Malley, of Slinger is the winner of UW-Washington County’s (UW-WC) first Extreme Educational Makeover Contest. Dr. David Nixon, Dean and CEO of the campus made the announcement at 5pm at a reception celebrating the completion of the third...

Jan 2009

UW-Washington County Announces Fall Semester Dean’s List

1/20/09By UW-Washington County

The University of Wisconsin-Washington County has named 103 students to the Dean’s List for the Fall Semester 2008. These students have achieved academic success by achieving a grade point average (GPA) of 3.50 or higher. Three designations are...

Santa Cruz River Band at UW-WC on Friday, Feb. 6th

1/15/09By UW-Washington County

If you’d like to escape the winter blues for a few hours, treat yourself to the authentic southwestern folk music of the Santa Cruz River Band.  The trio from Tucson, Arizona, promises to warm you up with a performance on Friday evening, February...

College Students Should Wait Before Transferring

1/5/09By UW-Washington County

Students who start classes at one college and transfer after just one year actually reduce their chances of graduating. According to University of Wisconsin System data, UW students who began their studies in fall 2001 had a 68 percent graduation...

Nov 2008

Rare German Music to be Performed

11/24/08By UW-Washington County

When UW-Washington County Music Professor, Dr. Peter Gibeau was in Berlin, Germany last year on sabbatical, he spent quite a bit of time uncovering music from 17th century German composer, Joachim Gerstenbüttel.  Although the compositions were...