Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers named Randy Romanski (MA ‘95) as secretary-designee of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (DATCP). This will be Romanski’s second stint as DATCP secretary, previously leading the agency during Gov. Jim Doyle’s administration.

The pros and cons of expanding the scope of practice for health-care workers will be explored in a breakfast briefing on Wednesday, March 3.
La Follette School faculty have been sharing their insights in the media.
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 11:02

Faculty share expertise in media

Faculty have been in the news recently.
La Follette School faculty share their expertise on voting, Wisconsin politics and economics, and the Great Recession.
La Follette School faculty share their expertise in many ways and in many places throughout the school year and during the summer. Here is a sampling of their activities:
A La Follette School faculty member and a faculty affiliate will share their expertise with the Wisconsin Legislature by serving on two committees that will study state issues and make recommendations for the 2011-12 legislative session.

La Follette School Professor Susan Yackee and Associate Director Hilary Shager will lead two of the five panel discussions at the opening conference of the Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Memorial services were held June 14 for 1987 alum Sheila Chaffee, who died in Madison at age 76.
Thursday, 03 November 2011 15:46

Family, friends mourn 2000 alum Darin Renner

Funeral services for alum Darin Renner, age 40, were November 6. He died unexpectedly November 1 at Meriter Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin.
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