Vote for the 2017-18 PLATO Board of Directors until May 3.

Professor Patty Loew

2017 Annual Meeting 

May 17: 3 - 6 pm

Meet new members &visit with old friends.

3:00 pm: Social Hour begins 

4:00 pm: Annual Meeting

   Keynote Speaker Professor Patty Loew

PLATO Summer 2017 Course Schedule Now Available

PLATO will offer eleven courses during the summer, including new courses on the extinction of the woolly mammoth and the stresses caused by over-population. 

May 10, 2017

Jane Eyre @ Milwaukee RepTheater


Jane Eyre shook the literary world when it was published, and remains enduring and timeless. Our adaptation contains a modern twist yet remains as relevant as when it was published.


Spring Walks of Dane County

May 5: Wilkie Gorge - Walk along the Glacier's edge.
May 17: Walk Prior to Annual Meeting - Learn about 10,000 years of Native American life from Naturalist Clare Carlson.

Diversity Committee's Recommended Reading

The New Jim Crow is a stunning account of the rebirth of a caste-like system in the United States, one that has resulted in millions of African Americans locked behind bars and then relegated to a permanent second-class status

Wisconsin's Adopted Sons Aldo Leopold & John Muir

Apr 12: Wisconsin History.  Professors Craig Davis and Bill Eisinger will speak about John Muir (1838-1914) and Aldo Leopold (1887-1948) during the times each conservationist lived, and worked in Wisc...


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