Research shows that sharing family stories may be as beneficial to children as reading to them; in fact, storytelling may even provide additional bonuses.
“When parents tell detailed family stories to their c
Perhaps the biggest holiday meal of the year is just around the corner. Thanksgiving brings families together from all across the state to share a meal that often centers on roast turkey and all the fixings. To
Families develop many holiday activities, events and rituals over the years. Some activities become family traditions and others fall by the wayside. As children get older, the schedules and demands of school,
MADISON, Wis.—Working parents, busy adults, and other nontraditional learners now have two new opportunities to earn a respected University of Wisconsin credential at a pace that fits their busy lives. UW Syste
Jennifer Blazek began her new role as the Dane County UW-Extension dairy and livestock educator on October 1, 2014.
Prior to this position, she had been with UW-Extension for more than three years as the agr
Bullying has been the subject of media reports lately, but in reality, it is a problem that has been around for a long time. In fact, the rate of bullying has stayed fairly steady for the last decade.
MADISON, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin-Extension and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) encourage high-tech small businesses to apply for grants through the second round of the SBIR Adva
MADISON, Wis.—The University of Wisconsin-Extension, Division of Continuing Education, Outreach and E-Learning (CEOEL, http://ce.uwex.edu/, announced today that its chief financial officer, Steve Hetzel, has be
Federal law gives everyone the right to a free credit report from each of the three major credit bureaus every 12 months. The University of Wisconsin-Extension makes it easy for consumers to review their report
The University of Wisconsin-Extension, http://www.uwex.edu, encourages state residents to imagine the needs of Wisconsin families, businesses and communities 10 to 20 years in the future – and how this organiz
MADISON, Wis.—The eighth annual University of Wisconsin Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor’s Awards ceremony celebrated 20 examples of exceptional teaching, outreach, collaborations and public service of empl
MADISON, Wis. – Seven Wisconsin small high-tech businesses each will receive a $75,000 grant to commercialize their innovations—the first recipients of the SBIR Advance program, a collaboration between the Wisc