CLA Alumni recognized for 2016 Innovation

Southwest Tech Foundation Awards Innovation of the Year Fennimore, WI — Five Southwest Wisconsin Technical College employees were recognized on March 24 at the all-campus in-service on the Southwest Tech campus as nominees for the Innovation of the Year award. Tammie Engelke, Public Safety Administrative Assistant, is the 2016 recipient of the award. The Innovation […]

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Local Volunteer Travels to Uganda to Share Leadership Skills

Farmer to Farmer Program Promotes Economic Growth and Agricultural Development in East Africa Paul Ohlrogge, from UW-Extension in Iowa County travelled to Uganda for 3 weeks to share his technical skills and expertise with local farmers, cooperative leaders and local extension staff near the Nile River in northern Uganda.  Paul’s assignment is part of Catholic Relief […]

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CLA Alumni Help to Lead Renewed Community Development in Cassville

In 2015, Cassville, Wisconsin, received some troubling news: due to two electric plant closings, approximately 60 local families faced job losses or relocation outside the region. Uncertainty hovered over Cassville. However, as a resilient river town on the Mississippi, Cassville regrouped and refocused on looking at the future of the community. Several Community Leadership Alliance […]

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2016 CLA Lancaster Community Fund Scholarship Recipient

Lancaster, WI – Candace Auel, active Lancaster resident, was chosen by the board members of the Community Leadership Alliance to be the first recipient of grant monies allocated to CLA by the Lancaster Community Fund for scholarships for Lancaster residents to attend leadership classes in 2016 and 2017.  The grant was made possible by the […]

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2016 CLA Darlington Reboot Scholarship Recipients

Platteville WI – Chris Colney, of Darlington, Cena Sharp, of Platteville, and Brandi Kamps, of Belmont were chosen by the board members of the Community Leadership Alliance to be the recipients of grant monies allocated to CLA by the Aaron Wolfe of Darlington Reboot for scholarships for local community members to attend leadership classes in […]

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