Volume II Issue 2 – Fall 2013

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CUE Chair’s Report, by Beth Tryon
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Greetings and welcome back to another jam-packed academic year!  Things are starting out full-tilt for CUE this year, adding several new initiatives, you will read about in this issue. Here are just a few highlights. …More>>

CUE Awarded a Baldwin Grant and a Morgridge Match, by Sue Stanton and Marian Slaughter 
placeholderIn May 2013, CUE and Professor Gloria Ladson-Billings (UW-Madison, Department of Curriculum and Instruction) were awarded for full funding from the Ira and Ineva Reilly Baldwin Wisconsin Idea Endowment for a grant entitled,  …More>>

CUE: Facilitating Community Resource Access, Promoting UW-Madison Student Public Service, by Marian Slaughter
placeholderWhen CUE first opened its doors some three years ago, the majority of its assistance to communities came in the form of supporting long-term partnerships developed between researchers and community groups focused on collecting data and  …More>>

UW Students and “Clean and Freshies” Build Garden Beds in Southwest Madison, by J. Ashleigh Ross
Image of UW students The Front Yard Gardens is a grassroots effort to beautify the neighborhood and provide healthy fruits and vegetables through “picker plots” that are open to residents in the Meadowood neighborhood. The Gardeners,  …More>>

Midwest Knowledge Mobilization Network April Meeting, by J. Ashleigh Ross and Beth Tryon
placeholderThe Midwest Knowledge Mobilization Network (MKMN) held its spring meeting in April 2013, hosted by the Solutions Center at Indiana University Purdue University of Indiana (IUPUI).  …More>>

 

Also in this issue

CUE News:

  • Community-Based Research with South Madison Farmers’ Market
  • CUE Graduate Fellows Show Their Caliber
  • CUE Graduate Fellows In and Out