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News StorySupporting Families and Communities

UW Colleges & UW-Extension to Host Veterans Roundtable

To better understand the needs and the resources that currently exist for Wisconsin’s veterans, UW Colleges and UW-Extension will host Preserving Pathways: A Neighborhood Conversation to Support Veterans on Wednesday, November 1, at UW-Waukesha.

Press CoverageEducational Access and Innovation

‘Badger Promise’ program offers free tuition to first-generation Wisconsin transfer students at UW-Madison

A new program, “Badger Promise,” will provide free tuition to qualifying Wisconsin students to help them pursue their dream of a four-year degree.

News StoryEconomic Development

WisPolitics Partners with UW Colleges & UW-Extension to Host Roundtables on Navigating the New Economy

Learn from state and local experts about how to better navigate the new economy during roundtables in Hudson, Richland Center and Sheboygan. The events are free and open to the public. Reserve your seat today.

Press CoverageEducational Access and Innovation

U.W. Marshfield STEM Bldg. ribbon-cutting

A ribbon cutting was held September 12, 2017, at the Everett Roehl Center on the campus of UW-Marshfield/Wood County. Students focusing on science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, now have a brand new environment to work in.