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April 23, 2014

Welcome to the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) web site. Our site is designed to assist the operation of our program by facilitating communication of policies and resources for state and county colleagues.

Upcoming dates of note
Deadlines shown in red with an asterisk*
State holidays shown in orange with two asterisks**

  • November 05 - WNEP Professional Development - One-Day Conferences Complete Information
  • November 06 - WNEP Professional Development - One-Day Conferences Complete Information
  • November 07 - WNEP Professional Development - One-Day Conferences Complete Information
  • March 11 - Annual County Coordinators Meeting Complete Information
  • March 12 - Annual County Coordinators Meeting Complete Information

More Wisconsin kids participating in school breakfast programs (2/13/12)

More children are getting access to and participating in school breakfast programs across the state according to a new report.

During the 2010-2011 school year, the number of Wisconsin students eating breakfast at school increased by 10.6 percent compared to the...

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Kudos for two Cooperative Extension lecturers (9/21/11)

Donna Peterson, nutrition Coordinator in Iowa County, and Mary Huser, Family Living Program Specialist, have earned the 2011 Academic Staff Council Awards for Excellence.

“Donna is sought out by groups because of her reputation and vast understanding of the rural population...

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Outstanding Women of Color in Education named (4/19/11)

The UW System has selected Kazoua Moua, a nutrition educator with Cooperative Extension’s Nutrition Education Program in Dane County, as UW-Extension’s 2011 Outstanding Woman of Color in Education, and Pa Vang, a sophomore at UW-Marathon County, as the UW Colleges’...

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Regents Award for Excellence awarded to WNEP (12/4/08)

The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents honored winners of the 2008 Academic Staff Awards for Excellence at their meeting on August 22. This is the highest recognition bestowed on members of the UW System's academic staff. Regent Eileen Connolly-Keesler,...

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WNEP provides community-based nutrition education programs, within a university research-based context. We serve Wisconsin citizens in 64 counties.


The WNEP Section of the Oconto County UWEX web site contains many of our past quarterly newsletters, handouts, and a feature section on the Oconto Community Garden. Check it out!

Learn more about Marinette/Oconto.

April 23, 2014
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