Nominate by March 1 for Wisconsin Idea Seminar

The nomination deadline for the Wisconsin Idea Seminar is March 1 to the dean’s offices. We are especially interested in your recommending new faculty, recently tenured faculty, new associate deans, new department chairs and lead academic staff with statewide responsibilities.

Attached is the Chancellor’s Second Call for Nominations and the nomination form for the Wisconsin Idea Seminar, May 18 – 22. Additional forms and flyers are on the website:

The 2009 seminar will include visits to the Aldo Leopold Shack, Baraboo; UW-La Crosse; the Ho-Chunk Nation, Black River Falls; Marshfield Clinic; Van der Geest Dairy, Merrill; Greenheck Fan Corporation, Schofield; Green Bay Correctional Institution; FPL Energy Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant, Two Rivers; and the Milwaukee Public Schools.

If you have questions regarding this year’s program, contact Miriam Simmons, assistant dean, Graduate School at 262-9970 or by e-mail at