Education Archives

Recipients of the WGLB Scholarship Joel J Kinlow Foundation 2021

July 8, 2021

Congratulations Milwaukee NAACP Youth Council 2021 High School Graduates

July 8, 2021

Congratulations to The North Central Service Club’s 2021 Scholarship Winners

June 24, 2021

Madysen Brown, Leeana Goodmon, Neveah James, Adrianna Kirk, Erin Whitefield, Tamiyra Spinks, Mikala Williams, Zianna Cannon, Safire Mills, Sophia Brooks

The 15 most useful websites for college students

June 10, 2021

It’s a good time to be a college student. Whereas students from less than two decades ago had to schlep to the library to research encyclopedias every time they had an assignment, students today don’t even have to attend a brick-and-mortar college, if they don’t want to. The internet provides a vast amount of resources… [Read More]

Dr. Dennis J. Shields – Black Men in Educational Leadership

April 29, 2021

Dr. Dennis J. Shields, Chancellor UW-Platteville Dr. Dennis J. Shields has overseen a transformation of the University of Wisconsin Platteville campus during his 10 years as chancellor. Since he assumed office on July 1, 2010, the university has experienced tremendous growth in students, programs and facilities, including construction of two residence halls and—most recently—the successful… [Read More]

Dr. Dwight C. Watson – Black Men in Educational Leadership

April 29, 2021

Dr. Dwight C. Watson, Chancellor of UW-Whitewater In the fall of 2019, during his first month on the job as Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Dr. Dwight C. Watson held a series of listening sessions with administrators, students, faculty and staff. It was part of his year-one plan to set goals and get to… [Read More]

Dr. Thomas Gibson – Black Men in Educational Leadership

April 29, 2021

Dr. Thomas Gibson, Chancellor of UW-Stevens Point Dr. Thomas Gibson became the 15th Chancellor and first African American to lead the University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point on January 11, 2021. His appointment comes at a pivotal moment for the university. He assumed the position in the middle of a school year in which UW-Stevens Point… [Read More]

Dr. Jack E. Daniels, III – Black Men in Educational Leadership

April 29, 2021

Dr. Jack E. Daniels, III, President, Madison Area Technical College It’s been almost 10 years since Madison Area Technical College began rebranding itself as Madison College, but a lot of folks in Madison still don’t fully understand the impact Madison College has on the greater Madison region, and even fewer appreciate the role Madison College… [Read More]

Dr. Keith Posley – Black Men in Educational Leadership

April 29, 2021

Dr. Keith Posley, Superintendent Milwaukee Public Schools Dr. Keith P. Posley was first named interim superintendent in May 2018 and he had a good five-month run in that position. He made an effort to introduce himself to Mayor Tom Barrett and the Milwaukee community and he also helped provide more than $11 million worth of… [Read More]

Dr. Carlton D. Jenkins – Black Men in Educational Leadership

April 29, 2021

Dr. Carlton D. Jenkins, Superintendent Madison Metropolitan School District Dr. Carlton D. Jenkins became the first African American superintendent of the Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD) on July 10, 2020. Dr. Jenkins, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and former MMSD employee, had been serving as the superintendent of the Robbinsdale School District in… [Read More]