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VideoSupporting Families and Communities

National Estuarine Research Reserve

In this video, Patrick Robinson discusses how UW-Extension helped establish a National Estuarine Research Reserve on Lake Superior with the help of the community.

Press Release

UW System Board of Regents approves new online Bachelor of Science in Applied Computing

News StoryEducational Access and Innovation

Girls, Engineering, Math & Science at UW-Waukesha

The Girls, Engineering, Math & Science program at UW-Waukesha is already in its ninth year, but the program continues to reach capacity time and time again.

Holly Wehrhahn, Southeast Director of Continuing Education for UW Colleges, has seen the program grow from its small initial iteration to today, where space is at a premium.