City of Madison

$80,000 added to Dane County’s 2020 budget for sex trafficking prevention efforts

Budget will be used to create new position to support survivors

City of Madison

Madison adopts report aimed at preventing gentrification

Report makes recommendations aimed at preventing displacement due to gentrification

UW-Madison Campus

ASM introduces campus free speech proposal

Bill would allow each UW System school their own free speech policy

UW-Madison Campus

To meet rising demand in field, the School of Computer, Data and Information Sciences adds data science major

School also plans to have data science certificate in future

UW-Madison Campus

SSFC approves PAVE budget, hears budgets from SACGB

SSFC approves the PAVE budget after amending the hours of several paid positions

UW-Madison Campus

ASM hears from chancellor about diversity, sexual assault

ASM votes to move forward in putting emergency numbers on Wiscards

City of Madison

MPD report reveals difference in arrest trends

Gap in arrest rates between males and females does not appear until adulthood

UW-Madison Campus

SSFC hears eligibility presentation from Queen In You, budget presentation from F.H. King

SSFC also approved budget amendment from Campus Women's Center, granted GSSF eligibility to Live Free

City of Madison

Dane County’s veteran’s housing project makes further progress after securing lease for site

As largest veterans housing project in country, building features 59 housing units

City of Madison

Disability Rights Commission opposes new proposal to ban plastic straws

The proposed city ordinance will go before the sustainability committee at the end of October, before a final decision is made