Because of UW-Extension
“Because of UW-Extension” Social Media Campaign
Gov. Scott Walker’s 2015-2017 Wisconsin budget included a $250 million cut to the University of Wisconsin System. This severe and abrupt cut represents an approximate 13 percent reduction to the State of Wisconsin’s General Purpose Revenue (GPR) support for the UW System.
Because UW-Extension is part of the UW System, this cut negatively impacts the quality and variety of UW-Extension programs available around the state. In addition, Co