Applications Open for John Lyle Memorial Scholarship

John Lyle Memorial Scholarships are available to help support the education of youth in Dane County, Wisconsin. The number and amount of the scholarships vary annually. The UW-Extension Committee of the Dane County Board approves the applications for the scholarships using the following criteria, not necessarily in the order given: Graduate of a Dane County high school Current Dane […]

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Gehin named Dane County FoodWIse Administrator

Jackie Francois Gehin has joined the Dane County FoodWIse Nutrition Education team as the Program Administrator. She officially started her new role on Monday, November 28, 2016. FoodWIse is the new name of the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) which is a federally funded program to help limited resource families and individuals choose healthful diets, purchase […]

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New Healthy Communities Coordinator to serve Dane County

Claire Mance joined the Dane County UW-Extension team as the Healthy Communities Coordinator in November 2016. The position is funded through the University of Wisconsin Extension’s FoodWIse program and will address diet-related disparities by contributing to advancing policy, systems, and environmental changes to promote healthy eating and physical activity.  Claire has a passion for discovering […]

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