Tag Archives: Extension

Elizabeth C. Davies and family

Catalytic Gift Creates Endowed Chair

“She was the essence of family, professionally and personally.” That’s how Elizabeth Holloway Schar ’75 describes her late Aunt Betty, the inspiration for the Elizabeth C. Davies Chair in Child & Family Well-Being, a position endowed by Elizabeth and husband Mark Schar with a “Morgridge Match.” In fall 2014, John and Tashia Morgridge gifted $100 […]

Leadership News: UW-EXT Family Living Programs

Sent on behalf of Dean Soyeon Shim –  from Richard Klemme, Dean and Director, Cooperative Extension Division Colleagues,   It is my pleasure to announce that Dr. Ann Keim has been named Interim State Program Director for Family Living Programs, effective June 11, 2015.  Laurie Boyce’s last day is June 10, having held the position as […]

farmers market morales photo

Farmers Market Project Grounded at SoHE

A new project designed to analyze the impact of farmers markets in communities nationwide is coming to life through a partnership between the University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for Community and Nonprofit Studies (formerly Center for Nonprofits), in the School of Human Ecology, and the Farmer’s Market Coalition. Alfonso Morales, associate professor in urban and regional planning, and […]