News

Feb 2019

Fall 2018 Dean's List

2/8/19By Tricia Clasen

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at Rock County Interim Dean, Tricia Clasen, is proud to announce the names of students recognized for their academic achievements during the Fall 2018 semester which ended in December. To be named to the...

Oct 2018

Theatre: The Importance of Being Earnest 10/26-11/4

10/26/18By UW-Rock County

Kirk Denmark Theatre | Wells Cultural Center | 2909 Kellogg Ave, Janesville, WI 53546

The Importance of Being Earnest

By Oscar Wilde

October 26 - November 4, 2018

Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM | Sundays at 2:00 PM...

May 2018

"U-Rock is helping working adults to succeed"

5/11/18By Shawna Connor

When Craig High School graduate Deanna Reddell decided she needed a bachelor’s degree to advance in her profession, it was tough finding a program that worked with her schedule.  Advisors from area universities all had a similar question for her...

Apr 2018

UW-Rock County Concert Band presents “Suites and Trilogies”  

4/26/18By UW-Rock County

(Janesville, Wis.) - The University of Wisconsin-Rock County Concert Band presents "Suites and Trilogies" on Wednesday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kirk Denmark Theatre on campus.  This event will feature music by Clare Grundman, Gary Fagan, ...

Three faculty members receive Kaplan Award honors

4/25/18By Shawna Connor

(Janesville, Wis.)  University of Wisconsin-Rock County recently named three Kaplan Fellows: Thomas Hall, John Klinger and Nate Maddux.  The three faculty members were nominated for this award by their peers and selected by the campus Steering...

“Contact-Induced Language Change” topic of Maddux free lecture

4/25/18By UW-Rock County

(Janesville, Wis.) The University of Wisconsin-Rock County Performing Arts and Lecture Series is pleased to announce “Contact-Induced Language Change," a lecture by Assistant Professor Nate Maddux.  This event is free and open to the public;...

Janesville native & comedian Pete Lee performs at UW-Rock County May 1

4/20/18By UW-Rock County

(Janesville, Wis.)  The University of Wisconsin-Rock County Performing Arts and Lecture Series is pleased to host renowned comedian and Janesville native Pete Lee on Tuesday, May 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Kirk Denmark Theatre.  Lee is a graduate of...

UW-Rock County hosts second undergraduate research forum May 1

4/19/18By UW-Rock County

(Janesville, Wis) – University of Wisconsin-Rock County faculty and students will host “Rock Stars: Celebrating UW-Rock County Student Scholars and Artists” – an undergraduate research forum – on Tuesday, May 1 from 12-1 p.m. in Allen Hall 11 on...

UW-Rock County presents orchestra and jazz in April

4/10/18By UW-Rock County

(Janesville, Wis.) -  The University of Wisconsin-Rock County Chamber Orchestra presents "Doublehorn!" on Monday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.  This event will feature Linda Kimball, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater faculty hornist, and Jeff Suarez,...

Celebrate Earth Day with UW-Rock County, UW-Whitewater and MADRelief

4/10/18By UW-Rock County

(Janesville, Wis.) – In recognition of Earth Day 2018, University of Wisconsin-Rock County will host the Mutual Aid Disaster Relief (MADRelief) training team on Thursday, April 19 from 5-8:30 p.m. in Hyatt Smith Hall Commons.  Attendees will hear...