Tag Archives: Families

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For the week of December 15-20, 2014 Source: UW-Madison clip sheet, individual contacts In the News UW-Madison oak tree grew into a legend, now will be felled Wisconsin State Journal (front page of print edition) 12/19/2014 Story focus: Preschool Lab, President’s Oak, Quoted: Kris Krystofiak, PSL teacher   300-year-old oak tree at UW-Madison to be felled […]

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For the week of December 7-13 2014 Source: UW-Madison clipsheet, self-reporting In the News: New Ideas, City Support will be key to malls survival Wausau Daily Herald, WI Quoted: Jerry O’Brien, Director, Kohl’s Center for Retailing Wisconskin: State pride written in permanent ink The Capital Times Quoted: Christine Whelan, Consumer Science   Of Interest Source: Individual […]

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A Partnership: Oneida and the CommNS

In the summer of 2014, a collaborative effort was formed between University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty member Alfonso Morales (Urban and Regional Planning and the School of Human Ecology) and the Oneida Tribe, making it possible to advance two different projects for the tribe – a Food Systems Plan for the Nation, and a Food Center Building […]

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December Candidate Talks; Events

SoHE Candidate Talks Faculty Position: Integrated Extension – Family and Financial Well-Being in Middle and Later Life Contact: Libby Bestul, Outreach Specialist Please join Search Committee members Lauren Papp, Michael Collins, Peggy Olive, and Clif Barber in meeting the three finalists for the integrated Extension position in Family and Financial Well-Being in Middle and Later Life (PVL# […]

Professor Karen Bogenschneider presents at United Nations, UN, HDFS Professor at UN

Effective Family-Focused Policy Around the Globe

Karen Bogenschneider, professor of Human Development and Family Studies delivered the keynote address at the 20th anniversary of the International Year of the Family at the United Nations in New York City. Karen is a Rothermel Bascom Professor of Human Ecology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Family Policy Specialist for University of Wisconsin-Extension. […]

Center for Child & Family Well-Being

About CCFW The Center for Child and Family Well-Being is a vehicle through which the UW-Madison is able to create and share knowledge as well as capitalize on expertise found outside the University to promote healthy human development and family life. It’s mission centers on the development and promotion of research that reflects the experiences […]