Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

News: Alumni

Monday, November 8, 2010

Alum to speak on education grant

La Follette School alum and education consultant Sarah Archibald will discuss her work with Wisconsin's Race to the Top grant application in a policy roundtable with students at noon on Tuesday, November 9, in the school conference room.
La Follette School faculty and alumni are heading to Boston for the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management's fall research conference November 4-6.

1996 grad Doug Harris is back at La Follette, standing at the podium rather than taking down lecture notes on educational policy analysis.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

News from alumni and friends

Alumni and friends of the school share their news.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Grads take relevant skills to job market

"Graduate With Skills, Not Just a Degree" was the headline of a Wall Street Journal article. Among the "relevant skills" the author emphasizes are some key ones that La Follette School students polish while earning their master's degrees: communication, analysis, teamwork and technical skills.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Students seek contact with alumni, friends

The La Follette School Student Association is organizing one-time dinners or workplace visits with alumni and small groups of students in the Madison area.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

2010 alumni achievements marked

In recognition of their academic and professional accomplishments, 10 members of the class of 2010 joined the La Follette School's chapter of Pi Alpha Alpha, the national honor society in public affairs and administration.

La Follette School alum and author Leslie Albrecht Huber comments on the connected ancestry of President Obama and Sarah Palin in a Good Morning America sequence aired October 13.
Attorney Yer L. Vang will explore how the U.S legal system takes culture into account  in a talk Friday, October 15, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. in 206 Ingraham Hall.
Funeral services for 2010 graduate Julie K. Ruder, 26, were held July 22, 2010, in Madison after she died unexpectedly.
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