UW–Madison, Green County launch UniverCity partnership

Finding practical solutions to community-based challenges is at the heart of a new three-year partnership between Green County and the UniverCity Year program at the University of Wisconsin–Madison that will kick off Aug. 21 with a gala event at the Monroe High School Performing Arts Center.

Developed with the Wisconsin Idea in mind, UniverCity Year brings together faculty, students and members of Wisconsin communities to address local challenges through engagement, university research and state-of-the-art technology. In Green County, participants will work together to reexamine long-standing practices, ask tough questions, engage residents and ignite sustainable growth through 23 community-based projects, from assessing quality food and transportation to developing farm cooperatives and ATV trails...

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