Wisconsin Public Interest Research Group / WISPIRG
Email firstname.lastname@example.org -- Courtney McDonald, Campus Organizer
(608) 890-2868 -- WISPIRG UW Student Office
(608) 251-9501 -- WISPIRG State Office
Student Activities Center
333 East Campus Mall, Suite 4430
Madison WI, 53715
One of 26 state PIRGs across the country which are dedicated to protection of the environment, consumer rights & democratic citizen participation in public affairs. Staff & students work together to research social problems and advocate for their solutions. Volunteers are always welcome.
WISPIRG has an extensive internship program allowing students to gain knowledge on organizing, leadership skills, media and coalition work, building grassroots support, and other programs of their divising while working on issues they care about. Contact office for interviews/more info.