Building Community, Strengthening Democracy
Founded in 2007, the Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy and Service (WIPPS) is a unit of the University of Wisconsin System. Our mission is to address local, state, and national issues by linking public scholarship, civic outreach, and student service to enhance community life throughout Wisconsin.
What We Do
Civic participation over a lifetime, working in neighborhoods and communities and service of all kinds – military and civilian, full-time and part-time, national and international – will strengthen America’s civic purpose.
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We can’t do it without you!
Help WIPPS give thanks on #GivingTuesday As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at WIPPS are grateful for the continued generosity and support from our…
WIPPS Research Partners provides insight on unique challenges faced by Hmong caregivers
Project examines obstacles faced by caregivers of Hmong individuals with IDD Northern Valley Industries (NVI) recently partnered with WIPPS Research Partners to examine challenges…