Former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson will receive an honorary degree from the University of Wisconsin–Madison this May. The La Follette School of Public Affairs and the Department of Political Science nominated Thompson, who received bachelor’s and law degrees from UW–Madison in the 1960s.
The La Follette School of Public Affairs honored the four recipients of the 2015 Lloyd D. Gladfelter Award for Government Innovation during its annual reception for alumni and friends Feb. 4 at the Madison Club.
Associate Professor J. Michael Collins received a 2016 Vilas Associates Award for his project “Financial Capabilities and Medication Persistence and Adherence: A Randomized Trial.”
The La Follette School of Public Affairs is delighted to announce the 2015 winners of the Lloyd D. Gladfelter Award for Government Innovation.
More than 40 innovative projects from around the state have been nominated for cash awards under a program administered by the La Follette School of Public Affairs.
UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank has been chosen to receive one of the highest awards from a nationally recognized association of public policy schools and their faculty.
La Follette School economist Menzie Chinn has received the Leon D. Epstein Distinguished Faculty Research Award from the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s College of Letters & Science.
An article co-authored by Don Moynihan on the effects of election laws to make voting more convenient and increase turnout has received a national award.
Nominations are being accepted for the 2015 Lloyd D. Gladfelter Awards for Government Innovation.