La Crosse middle school student wins annual ‘Wisconsin YES!’ youth business plan contest

Elizabeth Hlavacka, an 8th grader at Aquinas Middle School in La Crosse, is the grand prize winner in Wisconsin YES!, a statewide youth business plan contest for students in middle and high school.    

Twenty-six entries advance to second phase in ‘Wisconsin YES!’ youth biz plan contest

A statewide panel of judges have selected 26 entries to advance to Phase 2 of Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle school and high school.    

Need spring break project? ‘Wisconsin YES!’ biz plan contest invites entries through April 6

MADISON – Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the successful Governor’s Business Plan Contest, is open for online entries from Wisconsin middle- and high-school students through 5 p.m. April 6, 2015.    

Post Crescent: Business plan contest open to local youth

Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the Governor’s Business Plan Contest, is open for online entries from middle and high school students through 5 p.m. Monday.

2015 ‘Wisconsin YES!’ open for middle, high school entries through April 6

Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the successful Governor’s Business Plan Contest, is open for online entries from Wisconsin middle- and high-school students through 5 p.m. April 6, 2015. Public, private and home-schooled students across Wisconsin are eligible to turn their science- and tech-related ideas into business plans […]

New Glarus Middle School student wins ‘Wisconsin YES!’

Jonah Thompson, an 8th grader at New Glarus Middle School developing a beekeeping-related company, is the grand prize winner in Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle and high school.    

25 entries advance to second phase in ‘Wisconsin YES!’ contest

May 1, 2014 MADISON – A statewide panel of judges have selected 25 entries to advance to Phase 2 of Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle school and high school.   

Middle and high school students can enter Wisconsin YES by 5 p.m. March 17

March 10, 2014 MADISON – The statewide Wisconsin YES! youth business plan contest will close to entries 5 p.m. Monday, March 17.

Inside Wis: Amid debate over Common Core, STEM consensus offers lesson

March 7, 2014 By Tom Still MADISON – Although it’s a safe bet most people in Wisconsin know little if anything about the debate over nationwide academic standards, the so-called “Common Core” guidelines under fire in the Legislature, they’ve probably heard of STEM education. That’s an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, a collection […]

‘Wisconsin YES’ youth biz plan contest open for entries online

January 27, 2014 MADISON – Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the successful Governor’s Business Plan Contest, is open for online entries from Wisconsin middle- and high-school students through 5 p.m. March 17, 2014.