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UWRA GITD/Tech Clinic Handouts (January - June 2022)

What is Quantum Computing? Why should you care?

(04 January 2022)

Mark Saffman, Director, Wisconsin Quantum Institute

Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology - Explained

(25 January 2022)

Professor Brad Chandler, Director, Nicholas Center for Corporate Finance and Investment Banking, UW-Madison School of Business

Shailesh Shah, Engineer, Coinbase

Making Your Money Last as Long as You Do

Scott Lamontagne, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones  

(08 February 2022)

Love Your Heart: Advances and Strategies for Heart Health

(14 February 2022)

Dr. Adam Gepner, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Middleton VA Hospital

Building a Portfolio for the Best Return with the Least Risk and the Greatest Peace of Mind

(15 March 2022)

Paul Merriman, nationally recognized authority on mutual funds, index investing and asset allocation

Civilizations in Italy from Antiquity to the Present: All Roads Lead to Rome

(24 March 2022)

Chris Kleinhenz, Professor Emeritus of Italian, UW-Madison

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Hidden digital gems in UW Madison Libraries

(29 March 2022)

Lisa R. Carter, Vice Provost for Libraries & University Librarian

Jesse Henderson, Digital Collections and Library Technology Group Project Manager

Elizabeth Lightfoot, Collections Strategist

Jaime Martindale, Map and Geospatial Data Librarian 

2022 Annual ETF and SWIB Update

(12 April 2022)

Edwin Denson, Executive Director/Chief Investment Officer SWIB

Rochelle Klaskin, Deputy Executive Director and Chief Administrative Officer, SWIB

John Voelker, ETF Secretary

Friends of Madison Parks and Natural Areas

(20 April 2022)

Sheila Leary, Wisconsin Master Naturalist and Board Member of the Friends of Cherokee Marsh

Tim Astfalk, Friends of Hoyt Park

Hans Hilbert, Friends of Pheasant Branch

No Handouts for this Video

Apostle Islands Virtual Hike and Kayak

(27 April 2022)

Brooke Norsted, Geology Museum Assistant Director

No Handouts for this Video

Bucket Approach to Investing

(10 May 2022)

Christine Benz, Morningstar's Director of Personal Finanace

Everything you want to know about Chromebooks and were afraid to ask!

(25 May 2022)

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