Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
The benefits of improved air quality resulting from climate change mitigation policies are likely to outweigh the near-term costs of implementing those policies, according to a new study co-authored by La Follette School professor Gregory Nemet.
When La Follette School professor emeritus Dennis Dresang welcomed former student Yeshey Zimba to a dinner in downtown Madison, they completed a circle begun in the 1970s when Dresang taught the  young scholar from Bhutan.

La Follette School Professor Menzie Chinn was featured in the Spring 2019 issue of On Wisconsin, published by the Wisconsin Alumni Association. In the article What’s the Tiff about Tarriffs, Chinn addressed the steep tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump.

Prospective students visiting the La Follette School on March 27 heard from alumni about their education and careers as part of an open house at the school.

Thursday, 16 March 2017 07:10

Alumni take top prize at LSSA Trivia Night

After a hard-fought battle – including a tie-breaker question – the Elder Belles won the La Follette School Student Association’s (LSSA) first Trivia Night, which raised more than $700 for their graduation celebration and other projects.

Alumni in the Chicago area will gather for casual conversation, drinks and hors d'oeuvres on Wednesday, February 15, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the downtown offices of Congress for the New Urbanism in suite 404 of 140 S. Dearborn Street.
Thursday, 07 April 2011 12:41

Alumni, adjunct win election bids

Two alumni and an adjunct professor won their election bids in April's election.
Thursday, 13 October 2011 12:54

Alumni, friends build social capital

The relationships among alumni, friends, faculty and staff benefit everyone, the La Follette School's director notes in his La Follette Notes column.
Monday, 24 January 2011 06:23

Alumni, friends invited to reception Feb. 3

More than 50 alumni and friends are expected to join La Follette School faculty, staff and students at the annual Madison reception on Thursday, February 3. The reception with hors d'oeuvres and cash bar is at Inn on the Park's Top of the Park, 22 South Carroll St., from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 608-263-7657.

Alumni and friends are sharing their insights with students on the tools and skills needed to administer people and other resources. Faculty teaching public management this spring organized two classroom panel discussions, one featuring recent grads, the other senior managers.

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