January Lantern

UW-L ties foster collaboration under the dome

Image of legislators with capitol dome in the background.

An annual UW-L alumni gathering in Madison has fostered connections and collaboration between alumni across the political spectrum for 25 years. This year’s Political Science and Public Administration event will be Wednesday, Feb. 4, at Top of the Park at the Inn on the Park in Madison.

Veterans receive special recognition at commencement

Headshot Michael Bahr

UW-L veteran graduate Michael Bahr says he did a lot of growing up in the military. “I realized I didn’t want to settle,” he says. “I wanted to be more ambitious and try to achieve greater things in life.” Greater things for Bahr meant earning a four-year degree and finding a career he cared about.

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