University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Advanced dementia care

Spring class explores intimacy needs of adults with advanced dementia

According to instructor Tracy Schroepfer, expressing sexual and intimacy needs helps older adults achieve better physical and psychological health.
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Lifelong learning for the 100-year life

Lifelong learning for the 100-year life

Strategies for reinventing higher education in a time of longer lifespans.
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Writers’ Institute voted one of the top writing conferences in America

The 30th annual event is April 4-7, at the Madison Concourse Hotel.
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Wisconsin fights national opioid crisis with online Competencies Addiction Recovery Services program

By helping learners develop competencies in areas such as counseling methods, screening and assessment, and treatment planning, CARES provides the tools they need to change lives and make a difference in their communities.
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Writer Greg Renz at computer

Writers’ Institute and Pathway to Publication help retired firefighter craft searing stories

When Greg Renz retired as a fire captain, he decided to build a writing career from his memories of daring rescues.
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UW–Madison funds new round of professional-development scholarships for employees

Employees can register for noncredit Continuing Studies courses relevant to their jobs.
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Writers' Institute

Two authors keep coming back to the Writers’ Institute—and keep finding success

Through the connections and friendships they've made over the years at the Writers' Institute, they've built solid writing careers.
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Information Technology Academy gives student a welcoming community and a path for her future

Since 2000, more than 200 students have graduated from ITA Madison, and an estimated 99% of graduates have gone on to attend post-secondary institutions.
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Summer Music Clinic celebrates 90 years of music and memory making

Students in band, chorus, jazz ensemble, musical theater, and orchestra have fun while pursing their passion.
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