Moon Shot for Equity

A bold initiative to address equity gaps in higher education.

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Carthage College, Milwaukee Area Technical College and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside held a virtual event to announce the launch of the new Moon Shot for Equity partnership with education firm EAB. The public-private initiative focuses on eliminating equity gaps in higher education and ensuring more students complete college degrees. The public briefing was Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 9 a.m. View the recorded launch HERE.

Click here for the Official Press Release

Additional information is available at EAB’s Moon Shot website

(HERA) Higher Education Regional Alliance Launch


Moderated by Thelma Sias, the afternoon featured guest speakers including Higher Education leaders together with Employers, provided early results of the initiative and discussed its importance to workforce needs in the region. Attendees also had the opportunity to speak with HERA members to learn more about how to become involved.

Click Here for the Official Press Release.