The Middle Class graduates celebrate their completion of the two-semester program.

Middle College Honors Sixth Class of Graduates

MADISON, Wisc. – The 2016-17 class of Middle College students walked across the stage Tuesday, May 16 to celebrate their completion of the two-semester workforce-training program. Middle College prepares high school seniors for career pathways in healthcare, manufacturing, and culinary… Continue Reading Middle College Honors Sixth Class of Graduates

Approximately 450 workforce partners from across Wisconsin will converge in Appleton for the two-day conference, which features sessions from DWD and WTCS.

Wisconsin Workforce Partners Meet for WIOA Roundtable Event

Approximately 450 workforce partners from across Wisconsin will converge in Appleton for the two-day conference, which features sessions from DWD and WTCS. MADISON – Today, the Department of Workforce Development will join partners from across the state, including the Wisconsin… Continue Reading Wisconsin Workforce Partners Meet for WIOA Roundtable Event

The inmates at the Dane County Jail celebrate their graduation from the Windows to Work program.

WDBSCW participates in National Reentry Week

MADISON Wisc. – April 24, 2017 – In honor of National Reentry Week, the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin is highlighting its efforts to help ex-offenders succeed in society after release. The week, presented by the U.S. Department… Continue Reading WDBSCW participates in National Reentry Week

Windows to Work graduates

Twenty-two Inmates Honored at Windows to Work Graduation

April 6, 2017 MADISON, Wisc. – April 6, 2017 – Twenty-two inmates at the Dane County Jail celebrated their graduation of the Windows to Work program on Wednesday, April 5. This 7-week course is designed to increase the chances of… Continue Reading Twenty-two Inmates Honored at Windows to Work Graduation

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Middle College Grad Wins Wisconsin Job Honor Award

January 5, 2017 MADISON, WI — The Wisconsin Job Honor Awards, an initiative aimed at recognizing Wisconsinites who have overcome barriers to employment, has announced its top honorees for 2016. Nominations were submitted via the organization’s website and judged by… Continue Reading Middle College Grad Wins Wisconsin Job Honor Award

Aspire Awardees

WDB Hosts 32nd Annual Meeting, Honors Business and Aspire Award Recipients

MADISON, Wisc., November 3, 2016 — The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin honored 7 individuals with its Aspire Award and 2 business leaders with the Making a Difference Award during the organization’s 32nd Annual Board of Directors Meeting and Luncheon on… Continue Reading WDB Hosts 32nd Annual Meeting, Honors Business and Aspire Award Recipients

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WDBSCW amongst recipients of $3.2M Youth Apprenticeship State Grants

Editor’s Note: The Office of Governor Scott Walker announced on June 29 the winners of the 2016-17 Wisconsin the Youth Apprenticeship State Grant awards. The South Central Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship Consortium, led by the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW),… Continue Reading WDBSCW amongst recipients of $3.2M Youth Apprenticeship State Grants

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First Graduates from Dept. of Corrections Pilot Training Honored

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2016 CONTACT: DOC Communications, 608-240-5060, vog.nisnocsiwnull@eciffOnoitamrofnIcilbuPCOD Madison College Dean Schauna Rasmussen, 608-243-4478, ude.egellocnosidamnull@nessumsarls   DOC Partners with Madison College on Industrial Maintenance Training Partnership   MADISON – Wisconsin Department of Corrections (DOC) Secretary Jon Litscher joined leaders from… Continue Reading First Graduates from Dept. of Corrections Pilot Training Honored

WDBSCW Announces South Central Consortium Officers

Contact: Jackie Hall, 608.249.9001 WDBSCW Announces Chief Local Elected Officials and Officers for the South Central Consortium The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin is pleased to announce the leadership for its South Central Wisconsin Chief Elected Officials Consortium. Dodge… Continue Reading WDBSCW Announces South Central Consortium Officers

Middle College students with their graduation medals

Middle College Honors Sixth Class of Graduates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jackie Hall, 608.249.9001 MADISON, Wisc.–The 2015-16 class of Middle College, a tuition-free, dual-credit education program, walked across the stage to celebrate their accomplishments in completing the three-semester workforce training program. This marks the sixth anniversary of the program,… Continue Reading Middle College Honors Sixth Class of Graduates