Crossroads of Ideas is a public lecture series held monthly on Tuesday evenings during the academic year that addresses challenging and engaging social science topics such as politics, policy issues, ethics, public perceptions, law and science and society.

The name Crossroads of Ideas reflects the importance of the Discovery Building as a place for campus and community to learn about thought-provoking topics. Crossroads refers to both the building's central location on campus and the intersection of the dozens of different disciplines that work and study here.

Tuesday
7:30 pm
April 18
H.F. DeLuca Forum

Crossroads of Ideas: Financial Well-Being

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is requested.


J. Michael Collins, associate professor of public affairs and consumer finance and director of the Center for Financial Security at UW-Madison, will explore financial well-being, including the factors and behaviors that make us feel better about our money.

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Crossroads of Ideas is supported by the Morgridge Institute for Research, UW–Madison and WARF.

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