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

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Historical Society seeks statewide input on new Capitol Square museum

Historical Society launches statewide effort to hear from community on what form the new museum should take

UW-Madison Campus

They were here: The life and legacy of Vel Phillips, first Black woman to graduate from UW law school

Phillips organized successful protest in support of fair housing legislation in inner-city Milwaukee

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin millennials are more attracted to living in places where they don’t need cars to get around, survey finds

As graduate retention remains an issue, new report calls for improved public transportation to keep graduates in Wisconsin

State of Wisconsin

Democrats urge Republicans to work collaboratively in light of new state budget

Gov. Evers will introduce 2019-21 state budget Feb. 28

Breaking News

Police make arrest in Langdon Street attack

Police chief Mike Koval said citywide cameras helped find the suspect

City of Madison

UW System rejects Madison charter school application due to site concerns

Site lacks access to green space, a key concern brought up by UW System president Ray Cross

State of Wisconsin

Combatting racial disparity in education now priority for increasingly diverse state government

Worst state in nation for racial equality now has an increasingly diverse Legislature, racial disparity in education is their top priority