Are You A Maker? Let us know who you are!

Looking for Makers UW-Extension is looking for Makers in the City of Superior and Douglas County. We support Superior Entrepreneurs On Tap with the SBDC, but we are interested in exploring the unique needs of makers.  What types of educational services do makers need? Are makers interested in networking opportunities with one another? Connecting makers […]

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Social Media for Businesses and Organizations

On August 22, 2017 – UW-Extension Douglas County will be offering: Social Media for Businesses and Organizations. Register Here Handouts: Social Media Workshop – Pre-Session Handouts Social Media for Businesses and Organizations – Workbook Learn the 8 basic steps to getting your business online with social media: Learn the difference between a Facebook Fan Page and a […]

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2016 Annual Report

Our 2016 Annual Report is out.  You may download the PDF (link below), or stop by our office to pick-up a hardcopy in color.

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UW-Extension, Using Evidence Based Strategies Locally and Abroad

In May, I experienced my first international volunteer opportunity, something that many of my fellow UW-Extension educators have done when they can link the volunteer work to their academic work.  While I have traveled extensively on my own, this was the first time I volunteered on a trip.  This opportunity was presented by USAID grant […]

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Douglas County Broadband Forum

On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 UW-Extension in Douglas County hosted a broadband forum for town and village officials, providers, and interested citizens.  If you were unable to join us, please find the resources we discussed here. Materials Presented the Session: Session Agenda – Agenda 011817 Session PowerPoint (what is broadband and creating change) – Douglas County Broadband Forum […]

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Tap Into It

How do you tap into UW-Extension? Help us tell our story by sharing yours UW-Extension wants to hear from you! Tap Into It, is collecting stories and feedback from clients, volunteers, friends and partners like you. We will use your input, stories and testimonials to share the value of our work, to help us tell […]

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UW-Extension Douglas County to Hold Office Hours in Towns and Villages

UW-Extension will be conducting office hours and attending town and village meetings throughout the remainder of 2016.  Walk-in office hours will depend on the availability of town or village office space  (see below).  These visits are intended to help town and village residents learn more about the services that UW-Extension provides.  The visiting educator(s) will […]

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Cyber Security for Home Computer Users, Stop-Think-Connect

Cyber Security presented to: Douglas County – Home and Community Education Conference The Internet provides endless possibilities to connect citizens to the world.  However, the Internet also presents a number of security threats to users – novice to experienced.  At the April 21st regional HCE conference, James Anderson presented on cyber security to help HCE […]

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