UW-Madison Campus

At first meeting of fall semester, SSFC hears Wunk Sheek eligibility proposal

The committee will vote next week on the student group’s eligibility, which will allow them to receive funds

State of Wisconsin

Recent Facebook scandal suggests changes at state, federal legislative level

Data of 87 million Facebook users was compromised in companies biggest data crisis in history

UW-Madison Campus

UW students create display on Bascom to combat white supremacy, racism on campus

Display organizer said combating racism, white supremacy begins with understanding what microaggressions are

State of Wisconsin

UW System to assess, adjust employee compensation in $900,000 study

Completion of the two-year-long study is on track for projected March 2019 date

UW-Madison Campus

Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association mourns passing of activist, civil rights leader Vel Phillips

Phillips was first woman, first African American to pursue major political career in Wisconsin

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin workplace wellness programs focus on health information, not changes to environment

Though these programs are well intentioned, experts are concerned by lack of long term benefits to employees

UW-Madison Campus

SFFC reviews final budget presentation ahead of Student Council vote

SSFC will present to Student Council on Tuesday, where budget will be voted on

State of Wisconsin

Under Walker’s new welfare package, recipients see increase in work requirements for food stamps, mandated drug tests

Governor believes assistance 'should be more like a trampoline and less like a hammock'

City of Madison

Man scammed out of $300 after contacted by caller claiming to be with AppleCare

This is not first account of victims being duped out of funds by callers claiming to be from Apple

State of Wisconsin

Merging UW System campuses to be renamed by early July

Though many details on merger remain unknown, name changes to campuses, shifts in employment will be seen in coming months