CALS will hold a reception and barbeque dinner to welcome Vince Sweeney, the UW-Madison’s new vice chancellor for university relations, on Sept. 15. In this newly created position, Sweeney is responsible for coordinating the university’s messaging and relationship-building strategies across a broad range of audiences both off and on campus. He will be an important partner for CALS and our many constituents.
Proceeds from the reception will go to the Rural Youth Scholarship Fund to help deserving students in rural Wisconsin acquire skills and knowledge to become leaders in fields related to agriculture, food, health, energy and the environment.
The reception will take place Tuesday, Sept. 15 from 5–7 p.m. at the Arlington Agricultural Research Station. To register, please download an RSVP form and mail it with a payment of $15 per person, payable to UW-Madison, to 140 Ag Hall by Sept. 1.