Nominate colleagues for the 2010 Wisconsin Idea tour

The nomination deadline for the 2010 Wisconsin Idea Seminar is March 1 to the dean’s offices. This is a great meet-our-stakeholders opportunity for new faculty, recently tenured faculty, new associate deans, new department chairs and lead academic staff with statewide responsibilities. The 2010 seminar (map) will include visits to the Aldo Leopold Shack, Baraboo; Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese, Waterloo; Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin, Green Bay; Door County tourism; Oshkosh Correctional Institution; a manufacturing industry; and a Milwaukee public high school.

For more information, download the WIS informational flyer. To nominate a colleague, download the  nomination form and submit it to the CALS Dean’s office by March 1.

Space is limited and early nominations are encouraged. After nomination forms are submitted, the Dean recommends candidates for selection to the Graduate School.

Additional forms and flyers are on the website:

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