The UW's cranberry research and varieties have propelled Wisconsin into the No. 1 producer of cranberries in the nation, with more than 60 percent of the world’s harvest. Photo by Jeff Miller.
The initiative will seek to improve the experience of American Indian and Alaskan Native students by hosting Native elders on campus for extended visits and educational exchanges.
Forty graduate students from the School of Education will work with students with disabilities in high-need and small, rural school districts across Wisconsin, where "special educators are sorely needed."
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