Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Friday, 26 August 2011 10:40

Students plan activities for newcomers

The La Follette School Student Association has a week of activities on tap for new and continuing students, including a group opportunity to volunteer at the Arboretum on Monday.
Tuesday, 21 June 2011 00:00

Kruse values giving back to community

After graduating from Luther College in 2007, Katie Kruse moved to Madison committed to working for a nonprofit organization, preferably one whose mission focused on health and social services.

La Follette School alum John Bryson received the 2011 Dwight Waldo Award from the American Society for Public Administration. The award honors persons who have made "outstanding contributions to the professional literature of public administration over an extended scholarly career of at least 25 years."

Three years in Japan gave Rachel Johnson such intriguing insight into domestic social policy that now she is exploring U.S. domestic policy by earning a Master of Public Affairs degree at the La Follette School.

Wednesday, 01 June 2011 13:01

First award made from Doris J. Hanson Fund

C.P. Frost is the first student to receive scholarship funds from the Doris J. Hanson Fund. Community leaders established the fund after the longtime public servant passed away in 2006.

The week Justin Rabbach spent in Nicaragua only reinforced his decision to earn a Master of International Public Affairs degree from the La Follette School. This summer he is interning with the U.S. State Department in Honduras.

Tuesday, 08 March 2011 00:00

Lightbourn heads research institute

As president of the Wisconsin Policy Research Institute, alum George Lightbourn leads the nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization as it works to engage and energize Wisconsinites and others in discussions and timely action on key public policy issues critical to the state's future, growth and prosperity.

Saturday, 28 May 2011 03:54

School marks graduation at Capitol

Thirty-nine students celebrated their graduation from the La Follette School of Public Affairs.
La Follette School professor Maria Cancian is the new associate dean for social sciences in the College of Letters and Science at the University of Wisconsin
Friday, 25 March 2011 08:48

Student association selects officers

Students selected new officers and coordinators to lead the La Follette School Student Association for the 2011-012 academic year.
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