50th Anniversary

50th Anniversary LogoUW-Marshfield/Wood County is celebrating its 50th Anniversary in the 2014-2015 Academic Year.  We have many fun events planned for the campus, our current students and alumni and the community.  Join us to Celebrate our Past, Present and Future!

Spring 2015 Events


MARCH 20, 5-7 p.m.

50th Anniversary Reunion - An Evening of Remembering and Reconnecting
Location: Commons -  Free
If you attended UW-Marshfield/Wood County, we want you to come back and visit!  Join us for an evening filled with memories as you visit with past faculty, staff and fellow alumni.  Learn more about the campus past, present and future with historical displays and a program at 5:30 p.m.


MARCH 21, 7:30 p.m.

Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra
Location: Helen Connor Laird Theater
Celebrate the campus 50th Anniversary with this special Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra concert, one of the finest chamber orchestras in the country! Buy your tickets online or call the Box Office at 715-389-6534.


APRIL 11, 5 p.m.

Food for Thought
Location: Helen Connor Laird Fine Arts Building, Connector, Commons
Join us for the annual University Foundation signature fundraiser.  Your taste buds will delight over the more than 30 tappas-style selection of gourmet foods prepared by local home-chefs.  This year's theme celebrates our 50th Anniversary and includes special performances by a Beatles cover band.


MAY 8, 6 p.m.

Commencement Graduation Ceremony
Location: Helen Connor Laird Theater
Celebrate the hard work of our 2014-2015 graduates.  Commencement speaker: UW System President Ray Cross.