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100+ Years: SoHE & the Wisconsin Idea

The Wisconsin Idea first sparked to life in 1914. That was the year federal funding established Cooperative Extension at UW-Madison. The same funding expanded home economics education—the field of study that became the seed of today’s human ecology. The goal of that 1914 initiative was to bring health and development research into Wisconsin farmhouses, and […]

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Research Support

Research Core Team The School of Human Ecology supports faculty, staff, and graduate students through its Research Core Team, comprised of Lauren Papp, Associate Dean for Research and Natalie Feggestad, Associate Dean for Finance and Administration, who provide leadership to the research enterprise at SoHE; along with research administration services from Sarah Marcotte and Andrea […]