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Susan Yackee

Yackee to lead Women in Government leadership discussion

February 5, 2016
La Follette School Director Susan Yackee will moderate the Wisconsin Women in Government’s leadership panel discussion Tuesday, February 9 at the Pyle Center on the UW-Madison campus.
Arthur C. Brooks

AEI president, Smeeding to discuss bipartisan poverty proposals

February 5, 2016
La Follette School Professor Timothy Smeeding and Arthur C. Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), will discuss bipartisan anti-poverty proposals from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 9 in the DeLuca Forum at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (Discovery Building).
Timothy Smeeding

Smeeding shares expertise with state Future of the Family Commission

February 2, 2016
The decline of wage-labor opportunities, marriage and family stability – especially for unskilled younger adults – puts many Wisconsin families at a cumulative disadvantage, La Follette School Professor Tim Smeeding told members of the Wisconsin Future of the Family Commission.

Department administrator search begins

January 29, 2016
The La Follette School launched its search this week for a department administrator. La Follette School alumni are encouraged to apply.