Mike Wilson, Vice President of First Federal Savings Bank of the Midwest, attended the 57th annual session of the prestigious Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison held recently.
The school was established in 1945 to provide bankers with an opportunity for advanced study and research in banking, economics and leadership. Instruction at the Graduate School of Banking takes place during two-week resident sessions for three consecutive summers, along with comprehensive study between summer resident sessions. The curriculum focuses on the management of strategic issues faced by financial services industry executives. The Graduate School of Banking enrolls approximately 500 U.S. and international financial services industry professionals each year. Over 80 esteemed academicians, economists, government officials, and financial services industry professionals comprise the school's faculty.