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Shigeaki Kamo

Kamo negotiates national, regional, international interests

October 23, 2014
Finding himself in Manila as a regional cooperation specialist with the Asian Development Bank is a bit of a surprise for 2002 alum Shigeaki Kamo.
Donald Moynihan

Moynihan discusses performance data about public organizations

October 22, 2014
Donald Moynihan shares his thoughts on the role of data in the provision of public services in an interview published on the web site of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, which is giving Moynihan one of its highest honors this year.

Public affairs journalist in residence this week

October 21, 2014
Lea Thompson, a veteran investigative television reporter and UW alum, is visiting the campus as part of the Public Affairs Writer in Residence program this week. Her visit includes a dinner with La Follette School students.
Alisha Bower

Bower plans to apply management skills in sustainable agriculture

October 20, 2014
Alisha Bower has a plan that will take her to Latin America and then bring her home to the United States, ultimately to run a farm. "I want to work in international agriculture development," the first-year student says, "then I will return to the U.S., put down roots and work on sustainable agriculture issues, eventually transitioning into farming myself."