News

Hamel Center to open this month, but students cite concerns

Lack of classrooms, practice rooms in Hamel Center is frustrating students

City of Madison

Youth activists fight for environmental justice

Global climate strikes in Madison aim to draw attention to environmental injustices

News

Political, civic engagement in higher education important part of Wisconsin Idea, speaker says

Hess said higher education is often where students encounter the most diversity, making it important to encourage discussion

City of Madison

Bus Rapid Transit to be implemented by 2024

The City of Madison plans to develop a new bus rapid transit system that will drastically reduce ride time

City of Madison

Mayor announces new project to implement bus rapid transit system in Madison

MetroForward estimated to decrease travel times, make transportation more accessible for everyone

City of Madison

Henry Vilas Zoo maintains AZA Accreditation

Madison's free local zoo will continue to provide best possible care to animals with stamp of approval from Association of Zoos and Aquariums

City of Madison

Madison City Council debating ordinance to limit plastic straws

Ordinance would only allow establishments to provide plastic straws if they are explicitly requested

UW-Madison Campus

NASA scientist reports that moon has always had atmosphere

Oliversen cited beliefs of moon having atmosphere dating back to first century A.D.

City of Madison

Experts say gentrification in Madison area due to rapid increase in millennial population

Long-time Madison residents forced to leave city due to high cost of living

UW-Madison Campus

Blue emergency lights, phones deemed ‘outdated’ by UWPD

While UW doesn't have plans to remove them, efficiency of devices has been questioned