November 2016 Newsletter

Click here to read the Milwaukee County UW Extension November 2016 Newsletter IN THIS ISSUE: Meet FoodWIse Wisconsin Master Gardeners Receive First Place FoodWIse Teams Up With The Veterans Healing Garden Help Youth Excel As A 4H Volunteer -A Goodbye From UWEX Intern, Favian Gonzalez Check Out The Sherman Park Community Garden In Action


Communications & Social Media Assistant — Position Open

We’re hiring a student Communications & Social Media Assistant! The Communications Assistant will work with (8-10) office educators to create brief stories and/or articles primarily for the office’s monthly e-newsletter and other general-public articles of our educational programs. The articles will be utilized in one or more of the following ways besides the e-newsletter: Posted […]

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Great Veggie Race — UW Extension Day at the Fair

UW Extensions Urban Agiculture and S.E.E.D. Initiative Programs hosted the Great Veggie Race at the 2016 Extension Day at the Fair!  Participants had to spin the wheel and depending on the result they had to answer a question on fruits or vegetables, draw a picture of a fruit or vegetable, or identify one from a […]

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August 2016 Extension Newsletter

Hot off the presses, the August 2016 issue of the Milwaukee County UW Extension Newsletter. In this issue you can read about: Extension Day at the Wisconsin State Fair – Young Milwaukee Campers Learn Healthy Eating – Five Questions with Kelsey Jorissen – Five Questions with Naureen Fatima – Milwaukee “Path to Platinum” Partnership – […]


Pioneering UWM alum honored for public health work

Lilliann Paine is wasting no time in making a mark in public health. Paine, one of the first two graduates of the Zilber School of Public Health, was recently honored by the Wisconsin Public Health Association for her work in health promotion and disease prevention. And a few weeks before that, she was named a […]