May 2015

UW-Rock Offers Online, Non-Credit Courses

5/5/15By Carrie Hermanson

Janesville – A new session of online courses for personal enrichment and professional development offered through the UW-Rock County Office of Continuing Education will begin May 13.

Popular courses include Accounting Fundamentals;...

UW-Rock ACT Exam Prep Course Begins May 16

5/4/15By Carrie Hermanson

Janesville -- High school students planning to take the ACT college entrance exam on June 13 can prepare by registering for the University of Wisconsin-Rock County's ACT Strategies preparation course. This five-session course will meet according...

Apr 2015

UW-Rock County Offers Summer College for Kids

4/24/15By Carrie Hermanson

 Students going into grades 2 through 8 can participate in the University of Wisconsin-Rock County’s College for Kids that will be held on the campus at 2909 Kellogg Ave. from Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24.

Courses for children...

UW-Rock To Present Free Choir Concert

4/24/15By Carrie Hermanson

The UW-Rock County Concert Choir and Jazz Singers will present “A Little Bit of This and That,” a concert featuring a variety of musical pieces, at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 5, at the Kirk Denmark Theatre on the campus at 2909 Kellogg Ave.


UW-Rock County Library Features Passenger Pigeon Exhibit

4/20/15By UW-Rock County

The Gary J. Lenox Library at UW-Rock County has a nine-panel exhibit on the passenger pigeon and extinction entitled A Shadow Over the Earth through the month of April. The exhibit is open to the public in the library in Allen Hall on the campus...

Jazz Band to Perform at UW-Rock County

4/20/15By Carrie Hermanson

JANESVILLE - The UW-Rock County Jazz Band will perform a concert entitled “Keep Tryin’” with guest soloist Rodrigo Villanueva on Wednesday, May 6, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held in the Kirk Denmark Theatre in Wells Cultural Center on the...

Orchestra to Perform at UW-Rock County

4/14/15By Carrie Hermanson


JANESVILLE - The UW-Rock County Chamber Orchestra will conclude its thirteenth season with "Symphonies and a Soloist," a free concert that will take place on Monday, April 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Kirk Denmark Theater on the campus of UW-...

UW-Rock County to Show Vel Phillips Documentary

4/14/15By Carrie Hermanson

A free public showing and discussion of the Wisconsin Public Television documentary Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams will be heldWednesday, April 29, at 4 p.m. The event will take place in Room 130 of Williams Hall on the UW-Rock...

Small Breweries Topic of UW-Rock County Faculty Lecture

4/1/15By Carrie Hermanson

Janesville – A free lecture entitled "Small Brewers, Big Beers: The Story of America's Local and Regional Breweries After Prohibition" will be presented by Dr. Timothy J. Holian, UW-Rock County senior lecturer of German, on Monday, April 20. The...

Mar 2015

UW-Rock County Instructors Receive Awards

3/30/15By UW-Rock County

Janesville – Two University of Wisconsin-Rock County instructors were named recipients of 2014-2015 Arthur M. Kaplan Awards, which recognize innovative improvements in instruction or service to students by UW Colleges faculty and academic staff...