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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.

News StoryEducational Access and Innovation

2017 Fall Convocation Marks the Start of a New School Year

Colleagues from all 14 University of Wisconsin Colleges campuses as well as the central office took part in the 2017 Fall Convocation at UW-Fox Valley on August 31.

From the Chancellor

Chancellor Statement Regarding DACA

Yesterday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Trump administration will repeal the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. On behalf of UW Colleges and UW-Extension, I join the Association on Public-Land Grant Universities and UW System in expressing our strong support for the individuals affected by this abrupt change.

From the ChancellorEducational Access and Innovation

Two Birds with One Stone: Staff Satisfaction and the Student Experience

Senior institutional leaders have a major role to play in supporting the delivery of a great staff experience, and a responsibility as well. After all, the quality of an institution’s staff experience directly impacts the student experience.