The Badger Herald is the nation’s largest fully independent student newspaper located in Madison, Wisconsin. The Herald publishes weekly print editions and provides 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 community. In the process, we also hope to train the next generation of student journalists for success.

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 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. The Herald may edit submissions accordingly. Unsigned letters will not be published. Please include your reply email address with your submission.



Alice Vagun, Editor-in-Chief
Ext. 101


Bobby Zanotti, Publisher
Ext. 201


Jacob Bawolek, Advertising Director
Ext. 301


William Maloney, Marketing Director