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Friendship was forged in heat of 1964 civil rights struggle man and a white woman to canvass for voters. DeBerry joined Michael Clurman, a volunteer from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, knocking on doors to encourage people to register. They didn't make much progress.The tensions in...
States resist, build nascent insurance markets

...government, it's much harder for them to be ready to implement this complicated law," said Rachel Grob of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, who has studied differences in how states are implementing segments of the law.Several of the 14 Northeast...
Poverty rate stuck at 15 percent

...inequality as the new normal for the foreseeable future," said Timothy Smeeding, an economics professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who specializes in income inequality. "The fact we've seen no real recovery in employment and wages means...
Emil Urban

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday, January 24, 2014, Dr. Emil K. Urban, 79, loving husband of 51 years to Lois Urban. Dr. Urban was a native of Milwaukee, WI. He earned his B.S. and PhD from University of Wisconsin, Madison and his M.A. from
Robert Polk

EVANS, Ga. - Mr. Robert R. Polk, beloved husband of Mary Ann Polk, entered into rest on Sunday, May 19, 2013 at Brandon Wilde. Robert was born August 9, 1921, the son of Forrest R. Polk and Ruth Finley Polk in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. He had three

The following students have received Schofield Scholarships for the 2009-10 school year:
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School funds research by selling its findings

ATHENS, Ga. --- Like many American research universities, the University of Georgia has been taking its lumps in recent years when it comes to pulling in research grants, as the federal government cut back on the budgets that sponsor scientific research.
Idle machines used for 'supercomputer'

CLEMSON, S.C. - When Clemson University students are tucked in for the night, hundreds of desktops across the campus are turned on to create a supercomputing grid that can rapidly process large amounts of data.
Younger voters in minds of hopefuls

COLUMBIA - U.S. House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn, D-S.C., knew he'd be preaching to the party faithful.
Study: Bird flu virus infects body in wrong place to spread easily

...gauge the danger to humans. The work, reported in Thursday's issue of the journal Nature, comes from University of Wisconsin-Madison virologist Yoshihiro Kawaoka with colleagues in Japan. Similar results, from the Erasmus Medical Center...
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