Since 2012, UW-Madison alumnus Vincent Lyles has overseen the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee’s more than 800 employees and nearly 600 volunteers.
The political science alum serves as the Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Intelligence Programs on the National Security Council staff. Political science chair David Canon asked him about his work for President Obama and his time at UW.
W. Brent Seales, a graduate of computer sciences, has helped make text from a charred Biblical scroll legible.
The political science professor states that listening to people in rural America could lead to better policy and help overcome distrust of government.
A UW alum is helping the university print, update, annotate and create audio recordings of Menominee stories.
The geography professor and director of the Nelson Institute Center for Climatic Research explains his reasons for staying at UW-Madison, citing the university's mission of public higher education and a calling to serve.