UW-Madison Campus

‘Don’t go’: Dean of Students Lori Berquam announces departure from UW

Berquam served as Dean of Students for last decade

State of Wisconsin

State agrees to pay $18.9 million in civil settlement for disabled teen

After suicide attempt results in life-long brain-damage for teen, Wisconsin agrees to largest civil settlement in history

UW-Madison Campus

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

Speakers argues algorithms can have racist implications


Novak claims student input has led to changes in new meal plan

While new policy remains contested by many students, modifications have eased some nerves

State of Wisconsin

Bill barring Wisconsin agencies from working with companies boycotting Israel passes State Senate

Legislation must first pass Assembly, Gov. Scott Walker’s desk before being signed into law

UW-Madison Campus

The Lab Report: Identifying strategies to improve ovarian cancer survival rates

UW senior's research focuses on helping understand earliest states of cancer

City of Madison

Man arrested at Public Safety Building after stabbing at window glass with knife

MPD SWAT negotiator, MPD Mental Health Liaison Program officer were called to scene

City of Madison

Madison City Council committee votes to remove Confederate plaque at local cemetery

Committee also voted to let controversial cenotaph remain in cemetery

UW-Madison Campus

Vox co-founder finds Trump to be conventional on domestic policy, troubling on foreign policy

Matthew Yglesias, co-founder of Vox, led the panel's discussion of Trump's first year in office

UW-Madison Campus

As anti-Semitic incidents increase across US, UW Hillel strives for unity, awareness

Anti-Defamation League reported 89 percent increase in anti-Semitic acts on college campus