Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Alum Saul Wolf connects quality, low-cost money transfer firms to credit unions, financial  cooperatives and other micro-finance entities as remittances manager at the World Council of Credit Unions.

Wisconsin has increased public access to outdoor recreational opportunities thanks in part to Erin (Rushmer) Probst's work with the Department of Natural Resource's stewardship program.

2009 alum Alison Patz came to the La Follette School knowing she wanted to work for the federal government in international public affairs.

La Follette School professors are sharing their expertise with media about the budget proposals and protests in Wisconsin.
La Follette School faculty share their expertise on voting, Wisconsin politics and economics, and the Great Recession.

The process of engaging people is far more important than the end result, believes Colin Christopher, a first-year international public affairs student.

Professor Pamela Herd's finding that good grades in high school are linked to good health later in life has been drawing lots of media attention since it was released.

The past holds the secrets of good leadership. Alum Jeff Appelquist believes this tenet so fervently he has built a business on it: Blue Knight History Seminars, LLC, a company that offers leadership and team development training centered on visits to great American battlefields.

Participants in the state's premier women's leadership seminar this year will get a special one-on-one speed mentoring workshop.
Two public affairs professors, Pamela Herd and Timothy Smeeding, are featured in two episodes of "Office Hours," a half-hour weekly talk show shown on the Big Ten Network.
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