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WISCAPE Events

Thu
Dec
04
At this WISCAPE brown bag, Nicholas Hillman, an assistant professor of educational leadership and policy analysis, will discuss the importance of geography for college opportunity and “education deserts” -- communities across the country where there are few public alternatives nearby for place-bound students to enroll in college.
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Room 198 Education Building
Mon
Nov
17
Join the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) for its 10th annual policy summit, titled Maximizing Return on Educational Investment: Preserving Access, Promoting Completion, Protecting Quality, with keynote speakers Dr. Joni Finney and Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab.
12:00 pm Monday, Nov. 17 - 12:30 pm Tuesday, Nov. 18
Thu
Oct
16
This day-long forum, hosted by WISCAPE and UW-Oshkosh, will share voices and perspectives on the future of public regional comprehensive universities in Wisconsin.
8:30am - 4:30pm
Wed
Oct
08
Jay Rosner's research on test question selection adds an original perspective on test fairness, and his work with the National Association of Basketball Coaches has enhanced the affirmative action conversation. At this talk hosted by WISCAPE, we will not only delve into both topics--but will also connect them.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Room 198 Education Building
Wed
Sep
24
At this talk hosted by the WISCAPE, UW-Madison's Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, professor of chemistry, will examine graduate education at major research institutions.
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Room 159 Education Building
Wed
Jul
16
At this discussion about net neutrality hosted by WISCAPE, we’ll focus on questions that consider the larger implications — the politics of intellectual and scholarly freedom, of creativity and innovation — for educators and learners.
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Wed
Jun
11
Join WISCAPE for a conversation with Jane Wellman, executive director of the National Commission on College and University Board Governance, about the the changing nature of higher education governing boards in the United States.
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
159 Education Building
Mon
May
05
The Wisconsin HOPE Lab will hold a reception at the Madison Public Library, 201 W. Mifflin St., at 5:30 p.m. on May 5 to celebrate its launch and give the public a chance to learn more about what the lab is all about.
5:30 P.M.
Mon
May
05
Alim is an associate professor in the social sciences, humanities, and Interdisciplinary Policy Studies at Stanford University.
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Room 2080 Grainger Hall
Wed
Apr
23
Professor Christopher Newfield, author of "Unmaking the Public University," will lead a workshop where he will discuss his proposal for a semi-autonomous restructuring of humanities and social sciences departments at large, public research universities. This event is part of the ongoing A.W. Mellon Workshop on Immaterial Labor. WISCAPE is helping organize Professor Newfield's visit.
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
313 University Club
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