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The Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs is pleased to present an innovative leader development program to key leaders of all military branches at 10:00 am on September 6, 2014. A ‘Theater of War’ presentation will be in the Performing Arts Center at DeForest Area High School.

The Theater of War; is a public health project [...]

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On August 12, 2014 from 0800 to 1500 hours The Department of Military Affairs (DMA) – Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection (WERC) has partnered with Wisconsin Department of Transportation – Division of Motor Vehicles to offer WI Commercial Driver License Exam sites for military members and families (current and former). The testing will take place at [...]

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On August 11, 2014 from 1300 to 1500 hours the Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection (WERC) is hosting an employment assistance workshop that will cover, creating resumes, interviewing and how to connect to the job market. This workshop is open to all Service Members and their spouses. WERC staff will be available for individuals that are [...]

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April is the “Month of the Military Child,” this month is a time to honor youth affiliated with the military. These silent heroes that stand behind our men and women in uniform make sacrifices every time their loved one deploys or leaves for training. This year Military Leadership has chosen the theme “Young Lives, BIG [...]

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Are you out of work or underemployed? There are two reasons why service members sometimes struggle to find work.

First, service members have difficulty translating military experience into relevant experience in the civilian workforce. Military jargon and acronyms are rarely understood by civilan hiring managers. Second, service members lack personal connections and often do [...]

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The Wisconsin Philharmonic will host the Salute to Veterans of the Korean and Cold War on November 10th. 3:00 p.m., at the Carroll University, Shattuck Auditorium.   The featured soprano is Kelli Cramer and the show will be narrated by Henry Fogel.  Veterans in the audience will be entered in a drawing to win an Honor [...]

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