AT&T Announces $35,000 Donation to Support UW-Madison’s PEOPLE Program

  • Date: December 12, 2014
  • By: Press Release

UW-Madison’s PEOPLE (Pre-College Enrichment Opportunity Program for Learning Excellence) program received a $35,000 donation from AT&T today to support the program’s mission to help underserved students prepare for and successfully complete higher education.


PEOPLE Program prepares disadvantaged students for college

  • Date: February 15, 2016
  • By: Jake Skubish

PEOPLE has provided educational opportunities for the past 17 years, preparing low-income and minority students in Wisconsin for college. The program has expanded from 66 students at its inception to more than 1,300 students today.

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DeWalt to lead PEOPLE college prep program

  • Date: January 26, 2007
  • By: Lisa Ray Johnson

"My vision is for PEOPLE students to graduate globally competitive in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math), entrepreneurship and international relations. To achieve this, however, will require us to expand access to the funding, internships and support systems that make such opportunities possible." —Jackie DeWalt, Jan. 26, 2007