WTCS President Foy's Statement regarding the service of UW System Interim President Tommy G. Thompson
Madison, WI - Interim President of the University of Wisconsin (UW) System Tommy G. Thompson announced he will resign, effective March 18.
Statement from WTCS President Dr. Morna K. Foy regarding the service of Tommy G. Thompson as Interim President of the UW System:
"I appreciate and admire Governor Thompson’s willingness to step into the role of UW System President during a generational crisis and lead the organization with enthusiasm and professionalism. I enjoyed our partnership moving higher education in Wisconsin forward and applaud his exceptional years of public service. On behalf of the Board and the entire Wisconsin Technical College System, I wish Governor Thompson the very best."
ABOUT Wisconsin Technical College System
The Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) offers more than 500 programs awarding two-year associate degrees, one- and two-year technical diplomas and short-term technical diplomas and certificates. In addition, the System is the major provider of customized instruction and consultation for Wisconsin employers. About 250,000 individuals access the technical colleges each year.