Making the Wisconsin Idea Local: The UniverCity Alliance’s Work with Local Government n Gavin Luter, Managing Director, UniverCity Alliance, UW-Madison n 6:00 PM n 1111 Genetics/Biotechnology Center
Interview with Laura Dresser on the State of Working Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Regional Training Partnership (WRTP)/BIG STEP and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) are stepping up to discuss strategies with Invenergy. https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/the-sun-could-power-a-path-into-the-middle-class-in-wisconsin?utm_source=Next+City+Newsletter&utm_campaign=c01550b160-Daily_781_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_fcee5bf7a0-c01550b160-44004529
“Closing The Gap For Access To Higher Ed In Wisconsin,” Matthew Braunginn is interviewed on WPR’s Central Time. https://www.wpr.org/shows/more-questions-arise-president-trump-after-suspect-tax-practices-closing-gap-access-higher-ed
Multimedia journalist for WPT’s “Here and Now” Marisa Wojcik interviews Laura Dresser on for Noon Wednesday (on Facebook). https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinPublicTelevision
Walker cannot claim recovery from Great Recession when racial disparities run rampant
As Wisconsin becomes more and more diverse, so do its high school graduates. In 2000, for example, 10 percent of high school graduates in Wisconsin were students of color. By 2016, that number had more …
One of the nation’s largest companies is raising its minimum wage for all of its workers. Starting next month, Amazon will pay all its American employees $15 a hour, which is more than double the …