Science News

New study tracks whether immunized students can still spread COVID-19

'It affords this opportunity to do research, watching how the virus spreads between people without the worry that individuals who are observing are at a risk when making amenable research,' population health expert says

State of Wisconsin

New grants to help Wisconsin nonprofits purchase electric vehicles

Twenty percent of cost up to $5,000 can be granted for electric vehicle purchases

City of Madison

UWPD, MPD pledge to bring more women into law enforcement with 30×30 Pledge

30x30 Pledge aims for women to represent 30% of their police recruiting classes by 2030

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UW-Madison Campus

UW names ‘Transcendent Kingdom’ 2021-22 Go Big Read

'This past year has shown us all the importance of listening to people’s stories and finding ways to reach out to them,' UW Chancellor says about selection

UW-Madison Campus

UW BIPOC Coalition criticizes UW regent’s statement on vaccines

'No one is shocked that a member of UW systems has once again proven they do not care about students,' UW BIPOC Coalition tweets in response

UW-Madison Campus

Van Hise to undergo ‘urgent repairs’ after concrete falls from third floor

'I think it’s a very prudent thing that we eliminate the risk of panels falling and again the engineers in their review expressed concern about that potential,' UW Vice Chancellor says

City of Madison

Madison Metro Transit plans for bus system redesign to improve overall quality

'The current bus system has not been significantly remodeled in over 20 years,' project manager says

State of Wisconsin

‘It’s problematic:’ Economic disparity between UW-Madison and other UW schools puts smaller campuses at risk

'UW-Madison has been able to increase tuition revenue in ways that other campuses really can't,' UW-Milwaukee professor says

City of Madison

Low voter turnout in Madison spring election actually impressive for year with few partisan state races

The ballot featured one statewide election, city council races

UW-Madison Campus

Three UW students receive Barry Goldwater scholarships for innovative research

The scholarship is awarded to students who excel greatly in natural science, engineering, mathematics and have high academic and research achievements

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