UW–Madison alumna Kulkarni awarded AERA teacher education grant

December 16, 2020

UW–Madison alumna Saili S. Kulkarni was recently awarded a Re-envisioning Teaching and Teacher Education in the Shadow of the COVID-19 Pandemic (RTTE) grant from Division K (Teaching and Teacher Education) of the American Educational Research Association (AERA).

Alum Stonewall is an agent of change

December 4, 2020

In July, Crystal Stonewall was selected to the Wisconsin Law Review just before her second year at the UW Law School. Stonewall is an alumna of the School of Education's Department of Curriculum and Instruction.

UW–Madison alum O’Connor honored with Native American 40 Under 40 award

December 3, 2020

UW–Madison alumnus David O’Connor has been honored with a Native American 40 Under 40 award from the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development. O'Connor holds a master’s degree from the School of Education’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis.

CARES Act didn’t give community colleges a ‘fair shake,’ Hillman tells State Journal

November 28, 2020

The Wisconsin State Journal utilized the expertise of UW–Madison’s Nicholas Hillman for an article reporting on how the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act has shortchanged technical and community colleges, meaning that some Wisconsin college students who were most likely to need money to help them through the pandemic were the least likely to receive it.

Studies show social support key to successful academic outcomes for veterans, military service members

November 11, 2020

The transition from military to college life can be a socially difficult one for military service members and veterans (SSM/Vs). However, members of this student population stand a better chance of success when they are supported by a strong network of fellow students, veteran coordinators, faculty, or other higher education practitioners, according to two separate reports by the Veteran Education to Workforce Affinity and Success Study (VETWAYS).

UW–Madison alum Kim featured in report for Columbia’s Teachers College

October 13, 2020

UW–Madison alumna Woo-Jung Amber Kim was featured in a news article and video profile for Teacher’s College (TC) at Columbia University, where she graduated from the International Educational Development program in TC’s Department of International and Transcultural Studies in 2020.