Approximately 1,400 middle schoolers will explore the universe with research-grade robotic telescopes over the next three years, thanks to a $1.6 million program funded by the National Science Foundation. The U
The Wisconsin Entrepreneurs' Network (WEN) has recently been awarded a 2012 Federal and State Technology (FAST) grant from the Small Business Administration (SBA) to continue its work as the premiere provider o
Madison, Wis.—The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is partnering with the PROBE international business consulting network. The network’s benchmarking software and assessment tools enable SBDC
Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary John Scocos welcomes Jan Scruggs, founder of the National Vietnam War Memorial (The Wall) and president of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF), to Wiscon
(Superior, WI) World War II “Ace of Aces” fighter pilot Richard Bong of Poplar, WI is featured in a new
radio documentary which will air on Veteran’s Day, Sunday, Nov. 11 at 3 p.m. on Wisconsin Public Radio’s
Jim Barthel joined elite company in the National 4-H Hall of Fame Oct. 12, 2012, at the National 4-H Center, Chevy Chase, Md. The honor recognizes the former Winnebago County 4-H Youth Development agent, along
Will Andresen recently completed UW System’s 2011-2012 Wisconsin Teaching Fellows & Scholars Program. A community resource development educator in Iron County, he is the only UW-Extension participant in that pe
MADISON, Wis. – Milwaukee County's UW-Extension Natural Areas Program has received an award honoring its creative partnerships to maintain and improve 10,000 acres of natural areas within the Milwaukee County P
Madison, Wis. -- The UW‐Extension Academic Staff Council honored five colleagues Oct. 12, 2012, during a program and reception at the Pyle Center in Madison.
Honored for earning the “distinguished” prefix to
Youth from over 6 different states participated in the Youth Sweepstakes Contest at the 2012 World Beef Expo. The sweepstakes competition test the knowledge of youth in the following areas: public speaking, l
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – U.S. Navy Commander Pat Dillon is back to being UW-Extension employee Pat Dillon.A regional director for the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Network since 2005, she also has been in the military
A Wisconsin 4-H robotics team from Racine County brought home the gold from the remote control robotics contest at the National 4-H Engineering Challenge last week after competing against eight other teams from
The Wisconsin Operation Military Kids Team is the recipient of the 2012 Excellence in Community Engagement Award from the University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Extension.
UW Colleges a