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UW Chancellors Mark Mone and Rebecca Blank
05/02/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

Wisconsin is fortunate to have two of America’s top research universities that, together, drive the state’s innovation and fuel the economy. While each has a unique mission, UWM and UW-Madison work closely on several initiatives and projects that address societal issues, solve problems and accelerate invention. Meet Chancellor Mark Mone of UW-Milwaukee and Chancellor Rebecca Blank of UW-Madison, and learn more about what they’re working on, why it matters to all of us, and how they’re advocating for a state reinvestment in higher education.

John Gurda - History of Jewish Settlement in Milwaukee
05/09/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

John Gurda, one of our favorite speakers,  will share his knowledge of the history of Jewish Milwaukee.  He says that “rarely has such a small group had such a large impact on one American city. The Jews of Milwaukee constitute less than 2 percent of the metro area's population, but their influence extends far beyond mere numbers. Golda Meir grew up in Milwaukee. The iconic Settlement Cookbook originated in Milwaukee kitchens. The city's Jewish community produced figures as diverse as entertainer Gene Wilder, baseball commissioner Bud Selig, and clothing designer Florence Eiseman, as well as business giants ranging from Masterlock to Manpower.

Armed Forces Day - Captain Amy B. Cocanour
05/16/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

Armed Forces Day Celebration featuring Captain Amy B. Cocanour - U.S. Coast Guard Commanding Officer, Sector Lake Michigan.
 

Rotary Person of the Year
05/23/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

More information coming soon!

Scott Detrow, NPR Political Reporter
05/30/17 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

More information coming soon!