UW-Madison Campus

After night of debate, ASM to create new committee tailored towards discussion of issues faced by first year students

Representatives advocated for amplifying freshmen voice on campus

UW-Madison Campus

UW study explores impacts of mentoring for minorities, women in STEM fields

UW female mechanical engineering student emphasized importance of having a mentor in male-dominated field

City of Madison

Suspect assaults bar manager at Church Key

Suspect punched manager in head, jammed finger into manager’s eye

City of Madison

Unidentified man canes individual on State Street

Suspect accused victim of stealing alcohol, took cane from sleeping man nearby to swing at victim

State of Wisconsin

Following court order, GOP calls for ‘extraordinary session’ to change special election laws

Gov. Scott Walker was ordered Thursday to hold special elections by mid-May

State of Wisconsin

Sen. Baldwin requests Senate hearing over Russian trolls

Russian Twitter accounts also allegedly spread news, images of Tony Robinson shooting

UW-Madison Campus

Mathematician Cathy O’Neil discusses big data algorithms as ‘weapons of math destruction’

Speakers argues algorithms can have racist implications

UW-Madison Campus

SSFC spends hour debating attendance policy, ultimately rejects it

Current policy allows members unlimited excused absences if 75 percent of meetings are attended

State of Wisconsin

New bill would promise student victims of sexual violence housing assistance, academic accommodations

Sexual assaults on UW campuses have doubled since 2013

UW-Madison Campus

App designed by UW researchers proven to help overcome drug, alcohol addictions

A-CHESS acts as self-assessment tool, support system for individuals struggling with addiction