Events

Upcoming events hosted by the La Follette School of Public Affairs and our partners.


Learn more about the different public event series we host each year.

Featured public events

Milwaukee Art Museum in front of the city skyline

Wisconsin Idea Spotlight: Public Policy at the Polls

September 29 — 6:00 pm

At this Milwaukee event, faculty will explore research associated with public policy initiatives in the upcoming state and national elections.

Register

The Wisconsin Main Street Agenda and a voting button.

Pewaukee Town Hall | Wisconsin Main Street Agenda

October 6 — 7:00 pm

La Follette School faculty members Susan Yackee, Mark Copelovitch, and Ross Milton will kick off a Town Hall discussion in Pewaukee, Wisconsin.

Register

Photo of Nate Silver

Politics & Policy with Nate Silver

October 26 — 7:00 pm

Founder of FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver, discusses the importance of polls in developing public policy that can solve our country’s most pressing problems.

Tickets available Oct. 3

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College Diversity Network Career Fair

Online

 The College Diversity Network (CDN) connects diverse students and early career professionals with employers that value diversity in the workplace.

New Developments in Retirement Risk Management

Discovery Building: Hector F. Deluca Forum 330 N Orchard St, Madison, WI

Olivia S. Mitchell of the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School will present a free public lecture at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery.

Wisconsin Idea Spotlight: Public Policy at the Polls

Milwaukee Public Market 400 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI

At this Milwaukee event, faculty will explore research associated with public policy initiatives in the upcoming state and national elections.

McNair & SSS Graduate Fair

Chula Vista Resort 1000 Chula Vista Pkwy, Wisconsin Dells, WI

Learn more about the La Follette School of Public graduate degrees in Public Affairs and International Public Affairs.

Equity & Inclusion Career & Internship Fair

Gordon Dining & Event Center 770 W Dayton St, Madison, WI

An opportunity for our diverse UW-Madison student population to meet with organizations in different industries that are actively seeking diverse talent.

Idealist Fair Chicago

Chicago, IL Chicago, IL

Learn more about the La Follette School of Public Affairs and our degrees in Public Affairs and International Public Affairs.