Three UW branch campuses set to shut down, diminish access to higher education

Campuses that offered two-year programs set to shut down amidst funding, enrollment issues


NIH grant further establishes UW as research, STEM institution

Recent NIH grant is opportunity for UW to establish itself as research institution, increase number of STEM graduates


Wisconsin must expand Medicaid, regulation of prescription drug prices

New proposals seek to increase health insurance eligibility, reduce burden of rising prescription drug prices


New School of Education partnership may resolve teacher shortages for Milwaukee Public Schools

Program between Milwaukee Public Schools, University of Wisconsin has potential to improve teacher retention


Legacy of urban renewal continues to plague Wisconsin’s urban core

Wisconsin's history of urban renewal must inform future decisions about inclusive development


Wisconsin voter ID laws target marginalized communities

New Republican proposal is a thinly-guised veil to reduce election competition for Republicans


Wisconsin must restore voting rights of formerly imprisoned individuals

Disenfranchisement laws disproportionately affect Black citizens, challenge notion of representative democracy


Lenient state labor regulations threaten vulnerable employees

Worker deaths point out need for stronger labor protection laws


Wisconsin proposal to ban public nudity too broad in scope

Proposals to ban public intentional nudity by Wisconsin legislators are too broad, could limit personal freedoms


Public eviction records place tenants’ rights at risk

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