The nation’s largest fully independent student newspaper located in Madison, Wisconsin. The Badger Herald publishes bi-weekly print editions while providing 24-hour online coverage.


The Herald strives to present objective news, entertaining sports and arts coverage and insightful editorial stances that reflect the interests and tastes of the University of Wisconsin’s student community. In the process, we also hope to train the next generation of student journalists for success in any of life’s paths.

General Information


152 W. Johnson St. Suite 202
Madison, WI  53703-2017

Phone: +1 (608) 257-4712

Fax: +1 (608) 258-3029

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor are welcome at [email protected] or through the form below. Letters should be 300-500 words and provide name, relevant position information and student year, status and major if applicable. Publication is based on available space and takes into account relevance and quality. Submissions may be edited by the Herald accordingly. Unsigned letters will not be published. Please include your reply e-mail address with your submission.



Aliya Iftikhar, Editor-in-Chief
[email protected]
Ext. 101


John Batterman, Publisher
[email protected]
Ext. 201


Max Rosenberg, Advertising Director
[email protected]
Ext. 301


Nick Sheahan, Marketing Manager
[email protected]