MADISON, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin-Extension’s recently renamed Division for Business and Entrepreneurship supports UW System institutions and Wisconsin community organizations with education and infor
UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor Cathy Sandeen’s first appointment is the critical leadership of UW-Extension. She has named Aaron Brower as provost and vice chancellor of UW-Extension, a position he beg
Responding to Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed 2015-17 budget, UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor Cathy Sandeen released a statement:“Gov. Walker has proposed designating UW System as a public authority, w
Do you suspect that all your missing dishes are buried beneath the debris in your teen’s bedroom? Are you tempted to put a condemned sign on the door? If this sounds like your child’s room, take heart—you are
MADISON, Wis. – Nine University of Wisconsin System faculty and student teams are receiving up to $325,000 in the latest round of Ideadvance Seed Fund grants from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
University of Wisconsin Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor Cathy Sandeen has released the following statement regarding today’s news from the Governor’s Office. Gov. Scott Walker has proposed greater flexibil
MADISON, Wis. – A novel treatment to heal chronic wounds is among the innovations being funded through the second round of grants from the SBIR Advance Program, a $1 million initiative that provides capital to
We know that not smoking, being active and making healthy food choices are good for our bodies. But what about our wallets?
Research shows that healthy habits can also save money. Gayle Coleman, nutrition edu
In most American households, screens now outnumber family members. Smartphones, tablets, laptops and televisions are part of everyday life for many families and children. With screen media playing a bigger role
Holidays often bring to mind iconic images of the family around the dinner table or gathering to open gifts. When the imaginary tinsel and turkey aroma clears, however, the reality is that many families cannot
For many consumers, gift cards offer a simple, convenient solution for holiday gift giving. But shoppers need to stay on their toes when purchasing and using gift cards, says J. Michael Collins, University of W
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