UW-Madison Campus

UW’s student activism: Past, present and future

With 2020 election looming, history of activism behind them, students fight to make their voices heard

State of Wisconsin

National report shows Wisconsin had fourth-largest decline in higher education funding over five years

While most states re-invested in higher education after Great Recession, Wisconsin did not follow suit

State of Wisconsin

Flu season reaches peak later than usual, number of patients drops nationally

UHS says there is still possibility of flu case on campus until end of semester

State of Wisconsin

As potential recount looms over election, Brian Hagedorn declares victory in Wisconsin Supreme Court race

Hagedorn, who is backed by Republicans, held thin 5,960 vote lead over Democrat-backed Lisa Neubauer

UW-Madison Campus

Burglary reported at Sellery Hall, UWPD currently investigating

Suspect may have entered additional rooms Friday beyond those reported, police say

UW-Madison Campus

Trump signs executive order requiring colleges to protect free speech, or risk losing federal funding

UW has no plans to change its current policy which addresses, to mixed reactions, many of Trump's concerns

State of Wisconsin

In light of new UW System advising initiative, students of color raise concerns

While UW-Madison is opting out of UW System's new initiative, UW-Madison students of color still struggle to build personable relationships with advisors

State of Wisconsin

Gov. Evers proposes state-run student loan refinancing system in new budget proposal

If passed, student loan borrowers can refinance student loans like they would a mortgage

UW-Madison Campus

A major problem: Students of color feel unwelcome on campus and in the classroom

Lack of access to academic support, inhospitable campus climate hinder academic success of students of color

UW-Madison Campus

Prosecutor says bomb-maker was planning attack on UW campus last year

Assistant attorney general found maps of UW campus with specific locations circled