NEWS

shadow

CONTACTING US

Main Office

Educational Policy Studies
School of Education
UW - Madison
235 Education Building
1000 Bascom Mall
MadisonWI  53706

Tel: 608/262-1760
Fax: 608/262-0460

contact form
 

Educational Policy Studies News

Winter 2019-20 edition of Learning Connections alumni magazine now available

January 16, 2020
The latest edition of Learning Connections, a news magazine from UW–Madison's School of Education, is now available online.

The ​Winter 2019-20 issue is filled with exciting news about School of Education faculty, staff, students, and alumni. This edition puts the spotlight on the School's new Global Engagement Office and some of our efforts to think, partner, and innovate across the world. (A pdf of the print version of the Winter 2019-20 Learning Connections is available here.)

Winter 2019-20 edition highlights include:

• Message from the Dean: Diana Hess highlights the value of global connections

• Trailblazers: Lynda Barry, a creative force of nature with the Art Department, receives a "genius grant" from​ the MacArthur Foundation

• Voices: Shehrose Charania explains how the new Health Promotion and Health Equity program lines up with her passion for patient advocacy and activism

• Voices: Lianne Milton, a documentary photographer and photojournalist who is pursuing a master of fine arts via the School of Education's Art Department, explains why she came to UW–Madison

• Voices: Additional highlights

• Building Global Community: New Global Engagement Office bolstering efforts to connect across borders

Learning Connections Cover Winter 2019-20 • Building Global Community: Colombia study abroad experience opens eyes, expands mind

• Building Global Community: A sampling of the extensive global efforts by people associated with the School of Education

• News and Notes: New faculty hires in 2019

• News and Notes: University Theatre 2019-20 schedule

• News and Notes: Check out a range of highlights from across the School over the past six months

• Media Mentions: ​Learn about ​some of the media outlets putting the spotlight on, and utilizing the expertise of, faculty and staff associated with the School

• Innovation: Lisa Cadmus-Bertram with the Department of Kinesiology is researching the links between staying active and the decreased risk of chronic disease, particularly cancer

• Innovation: A community-campus partnership led by Stephen Quintana is strengthening mental health services for the Latinx community

• Innovation: The new School Mental Health Collaborative is examining how best to support kids' social and emotional well-being

• Innovation: ​Additional highlights 

• Spotlight: UW–Madison alumnus Eric Flanagan explains how a summer in Madison became a transformative experience

• Spotlight: Classroom project leads to 'Super Badgers,' a new board game that introduces players to UW–Madison and its unique campus

• Alumni breakouts
 
• Class notes: Check out what your fellow School of Education alumni are up to

• Alumni and Friends: 'Radical Pedagogy' unveiled in new Lathrop Gallery Space thanks to gift from Jody Gottfried Arnhold and John Arnhold

© 2020 Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System • Privacy Notice • Please contact the School of Education External Relations Office with questions, issues or comments about this site.