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The University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Communication Arts is pleased to announce a $217,000 award from the National Endowment of the Humanities 2017 Humanities Collections and References Resources program for Unlocking the Airwaves: Revitalizing an Early Public and ...
University of Wisconsin–Madison sociology professor Michael Light undertook the comparison of undocumented immigration and violence in an effort to examine the ... “The idea is, immigrants are driven by pursuit of education and economic opportunities for themselves or their families,” Light says.

The International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame was created in 2010 to recognize nurse researchers who have achieved significant recognition and whose research has improved the profession and the people it serves. Bowers is one of 20 individuals from around the world to be inducted into the Nurse ...
GRANTSBURG, Wis. – Take advantage of beautiful spring weather and attend wildlife education programs and events at Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area throughout May. Wild Edibles Luncheon – Saturday, May 5, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Learn tips to safely and sustainably harvest wild edibles right in your ...
To find out where to vote, go to https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/FindMyPollingPlace. At stake in the election are a Wisconsin Supreme Court justice seat and a referendum to eliminate the state treasurer's office. Also up are other judicial, educational and municipal offices. To see what's on your ballot, go to ...
Farm, Sweet, Farm; 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., April 14, Horicon Marsh Education Center, N7725 WI-28, Horicon. Pre- registration is required with the Dodge County UW Extension Office at 920-386-3790 by April 6. There is a $15 per person fee to cover the cost of lunch and materials. Lodi FFA Alumni auction; ...

“The Madison Muslim Community believes that every child has the right to an education which helps pave the way to a successful life,” said Masood Akhtar, ... The Wisconsin State Journal and WISC-TV have led the three-year fund-raising initiative with contributions of our own, and we've been joined by ...
Administrators cited the campus's $4.5-million deficit and declining enrollment as reasons for the cuts, which, if carried out, could result in the layoff of tenured faculty members. The University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point wants to eliminate 13 academic programs, primarily in the liberal arts, and the cuts, ...
She was a graduate of Port Washington high school, the University of Wisconsin-Madison (B.A. in Human Ecology), and Iowa State University-Ames, Iowa (B.A. Education). She married Warren on April 20, 1968. Following the wedding they moved from Madison, Wis., to Perry, Iowa. After 15 years in ...
Wisconsin residency is not a requirement, although Badger Ready is primarily designed for local adults who can take face-to-face courses on campus. ACSSS will assess applicants' high school and college records and their career and educational goals to determine if UW-Madison is a good fit for them.
MADISON, Wis. - Attorney General Brad Schimel wants to give a share of new safety grants to every school that applies. Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill last month creating $100 million in grants for school security. The state Department of Justice began taking applications Tuesday afternoon. Schimel ...
MADISON, Wis. - At least 22 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee students have filed sexual harassment or sexual assault complaints against faculty, instructors, teaching assistants, advisers and supervisors over the last five years. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that 10 of 22 complaints that ...
MADISON, Wis. - A University of Wisconsin-Madison program is focusing on giving adults a second chance at higher education, according to a news release from the school. Badger Ready offers an opportunity for adults 25 and older and veterans of any age who have previous college credit but no degree.
JANESVILLE, Wis. - Six first- and second-graders at Adams Elementary School in Janesville spent part of their Thursday reading to kittens. The six-week pilot program is geared toward helping the students build confidence in their reading skills. "The students are provided with an audience ...
MADISON, Wis. - Vel Philips, the first woman and first African-American to have major political roles in Wisconsin, died at 95 Tuesday. According to a release from ... She created the Vel Phillips Foundation to give scholarships to minorities and grants to organizations that focus on social justice, educational ...
Carol was born on February 14, 1936 in Dodgeville, Wis., the daughter of Leo and Lucille (Carroll) Kreul. She grew up in Highland, Wis., with her six siblings and graduated from Highland High School in 1954. She then continued her education at Platteville State University where she earned a bachelor's ...
MADISON, Wis. - The Legislature's budget committee has signed off on the University of Wisconsin System's plan for. The state budget handed the system $26.25 million in new aid but tied the money to performance in four areas: student success, student profess toward graduating, workforce contributions ...

MADISON, Wis. - Virgil Abloh, Anne McKee and JJ Watt, three former University of Wisconsin-Madison alumni, were listed as three influential individuals ... "Congratulations to these amazing Badgers who are living the Wisconsin Idea: the principle that graduates should use their UW–Madison education to ...
She also served as the manager of the religious education program at the First Unitarian Society in Shorewood Hills. Lastly, she worked at Northwoods Inc of Wisconsin first ... She bought a small parcel north of Pardeeville, WI that she named Avalon. At first, she only spent summers there, living in a tent.
MADISON, Wis. - The race to fill House Speaker Paul Ryan's seat in Wisconsin's first congressional district has a new Republican candidate. Attorney and ... In his speech, Steil said he wants that future in Wisconsin to have less federal restrictions on businesses and universities and education options that ...
MADISON, Wis. - University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says discussions about cutting more than a dozen liberal arts majors at UW-Stevens Point could extend into the fall. Cross told the Board of Regents during a meeting Thursday that UW-Stevens Point officials are currently discussing the ...
He finished his education by graduating from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. On August 28, 1954 he ... A celebration of Albert's life will be held on Saturday, April 7, visitation from 9:30 to 11:30 followed by a service at 11:30 at the CRESS CENTER, 6021 University Ave., Madison, WI. In lieu of flowers, ...
MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin is in the midst of a nursing shortage that is expected to escalate, according to the Dean of the University of Wisconsin School of Nursing. The Wisconsin Center for ... "Outcomes for patient care are better with the more education that nurses have," said Scott. "We want nurses to ...
ALBANY, Wis. - A handful of Albany students were at school Saturday making maple syrup to sell to the community. The students are members of the school's Future Farmers of America chapter and have spent a lot of time at school because it's peak production time for maple syrup. “Everyone that does ...
She then continued her education at the University of Wisconsin Law School. She graduated with her Doctor of Law degree in 1982. Karen was incredibly proud to follow in her father's footsteps and become a fourth generation attorney. She worked in Dodgeville, Wisconsin, for a few years before joining ...
In her ad, candidate for Wisconsin governor Kelda Roys talks about her effort to pass legislation that prohibited the use of BPA while she was in the state ... The candidates want more emphasis placed on issues such as education, health care, early childhood development, workplace equality and paid ...
STEVENS POINT, Wis - Several hundred students, faculty, alumni and others demonstrated at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point campus over a proposed realignment to the school's majors. University officials have proposed cutting 13 majors, mainly in social studies and the humanities. Sixteen ...
Wilson "Buddy" Mathew Krueger, Jr. died at the Tomah VA Medical Center on March 23, 2018, Tomah, WI from dementia. ... He earned an Associate in Arts degree from Southern Baptist College, a Bachelor of Science degree from William Carey College, and Master of Education degree from West Texas ...
MADISON, Wis. - Dean of Students Lori Berquam announced Wednesday she is leaving the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She said she is leaving her position at UW after 10 years to participate in a fellowship through the American Council on Education, which she described as a natural next step both ...
MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin eighth grade students are scoring better than the national average on math tests known as the nation's report card, but fourth grade reading scores are below the average. The National Assessment of Educational Progress was given to students in fourth and eighth grade last ...
He was born June 27, 1982 in Beloit, Wis., the son of Richard and Mary (Richardson) Hansen. He graduated from Beloit Memorial High School as valedictorian in 2000, and continued his education at Milwaukee School of Engineering, where he attained his software engineering degree in 2004. Matt then ...
MADISON, Wis. - Total Wine & More is opening its West Towne Mall location Thursday, April 12, according to a release. The location is the first in Madison ... Along with a large selection of wines, beers and spirits, Total Wine & More will offer a fully stocked cigar humidor and education classes in the Wine ...
Gaelyn Walter Schuette, age 82 of Wisconsin Dells, WI passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018 at his residence in Wisconsin Dells surrounded by his loving family. ... of Trinity Lutheran Church and School over the years ushering, serving on the Board of Elders, and also many years on the Board of Education.
Vos needs $7 million to brag about Wisc? Where should we start - how we decimated our education system and scared teachers away? how we eliminated our national parks maintenance ? how we deregulated the DNR in favor of businesses? how we deny the effects of climate change? how we are ...
District administrator Jim Ellis first read a letter from Cena Chinnock, a sixth through eighth grade special education teacher. ... He told the school board he's working with the state of Wisconsin on an authorizing agreement for the Northern Wisconsin School For The Diverse Learner that would be much like ...
Wisconsin's ongoing teacher shortage hasn't just made it harder to find educators, it's made finding substitutes harder too, according to Bangor ... Applicants can pick up applications at any of the area schools or apply through the Wisconsin Education Career Access Network at wecan.education.wisc.edu.
New federal data released this month suggests that Wisconsin is once again the worst state in the country when it comes to racial disparities in high school graduation rates. The National Center for Educational Statistics released data this month that shows Wisconsin has the largest gap in the country for ...
“Initially I thought, 'there's no way I can do that job,' but by the end of that week Julie Underwood (who was Dean of the School of Education at the time) ... A native of Grafton, Wis., Cramer has made a career both at the Morgridge Center and in academia of vigorously pursuing the Wisconsin Idea to better ...
MADISON, Wis. - University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross wants to tweak his plan to merge the system's two- and four-year schools to bring online degrees under the auspices of a four-year institution. The Board of Regents adopted a Cross proposal last month to make two-year schools ...
MADISON, Wis. - Former Lt. Gov. Margaret Farrow says she's resigning her position on the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. Gov. Scott Walker appointed Farrow to the regents in June 2013. Her term was set to expire in May of 2020. Farrow turned 83 in November. She told the regents ...
Specifically, Walker needs more educated millennial workers to pick up stakes and make Wisconsin their home. Our economy ... Well, before the governor and his staff spend money trying to woo smart, young workers, they should read the 2016 Pew Research report on education and political affiliation.
MADISON, Wis. - Health officials at the University of Wisconsin-Madison say they're finalizing a new database to track the cause of death when students die. UW-Madison is among many that don't formally track student suicides, but officials there say the new database will link local information with death ...
MADISON, Wis. - Lawmakers are considering a bill that would eliminate tens of thousands of dollars of student debt for graduates who choose to live and ... The Higher Educational Aids Boards would make annual payments equaling 40 percent of a graduate's student loans or $25,000, whichever is less.
4, Horicon Marsh Visitor and Education Center, N7725 Hwy. 28, Horicon. ... 21 - 23, Kalahari Resort & Conference Center, Wisconsin Dells, WI.
... and Graduate Education announces an initiative to support two-year ... and the online application form will be available at research.wisc.edu on Nov. ... The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, through the Office of the ...
A panel from the University of Wisconsin–Madison will share expertise on ... high-quality employment and educational opportunities to Ohioans. ... more complex and nuanced understanding of education and social class in ... The keynote event will also be live-streamed and archived at gobigread.wisc.edu.
... in Las Vegas that raised money for University of Wisconsin athletics. ... emotional talking about the “challenging times” for education today.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Student leaders at the University of Wisconsin's 26 campuses are pressing regents to include their input on plans to merge ...
Foxconn looks to collaborate with Wisconsin cancer researchers ... MADISON, Wis. ... with Carbone on cancer research and really try to work on education…right so maybe cross-collaboration with education,” Alvarez said.
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction released totals Monday for enrollment in the programs operating statewide and in Milwaukee ...


 

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