State of Wisconsin

Former Gov. Tommy Thompson to serve as UW System Interim President

Board of Regents will not begin another System President search for at least one year

UW-Madison Campus

Thompson leadership center allocates $1 million for public policy research, conferences

Grant will bring prominent speakers to UW System campus


Point Counterpoint: College Republicans look toward the future

Though midterms were not overly successful for Wisconsin's Republican Party, Supreme Court election reaffirms Republican success


The first Earth Day originated in Wisconsin — here’s how far we’ve come since then

The first Earth Day was gripped with urgency on both sides of the aisle, that same urgency is needed now more than ever

UW-Madison Campus

College Republicans host former Gov. Tommy Thompson to discuss vision for prison reform

After initiatives as governor caused overpopulation in prisons, Thompson hopes to reduce recidivism by building educational, vocational programs

State of Wisconsin

UW System Business Council announces former governor as chairman

Former Gov. Tommy Thompson to help council expand employment opportunities for students

State of Wisconsin

Leadership center honoring former Gov. Tommy Thompson to open on UW campus

Legislators, university officials say center will bring together researchers, state policy makers

State of Wisconsin

Walker brings ‘carrot and stick’ approach to welfare

Plan will build on welfare reforms made by former Gov. Tommy Thompson