UW-Madison Campus

UW System president talks consolidating UW System, Wisconsin Technical College campuses

UW System President Tommy Thompson cites enrollment decline, strained finances as reasons for consolidation

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Republicans propose legislation to ban transgender athletes from women’s sports

'We must welcome and champion all athletes, regardless of gender identity or expression,' LGBTQ Caucus says

State of Wisconsin

Gov. Tony Evers’ budget allows 0.5% increase in sales tax, addresses concerns from municipalities

Counties will be allowed to increase sales tax to diversify local revenue sources, empower local governments

City of Madison

Madison School District proposes early return to in-person learning, teachers union not ready

Concern arises over unsafe case numbers, lack of vaccinations

State of Wisconsin

GOP lawmakers create resolution to terminate statewide mask mandate

'Regardless of whether state or federal laws require it, respect for the health of our families, neighbors and ourselves should compel us to always wear masks in public settings until the pandemic is under control,' dean says

Science News

DHS chooses Rock County for first community vaccination clinic

Conversation around immunization needs to include BIPOC, disabled and immigrant communities, associate professor says

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin GOP votes to repeal statewide mask mandate, Gov. Evers signs new Executive Order

Democratic senators worry repealing the statewide mandate will devastate health of Wisconsin residents

State of Wisconsin

State senate passes new COVID-19 relief bill which could engage UW students in pandemic work

A portion of the bill allows UW students to fulfill classroom requirements through volunteer work

City of Madison

Gov. Tony Evers begins new vaccination program, UW students to help administer vaccines

New efforts to speed up vaccination in Wisconsin, shortage of healthcare workers means jobs for students

City of Madison

Madison mayor denounces lawsuit against recent emergency order

'The order affects certain businesses and leaves other businesses completely unaffected,' lawsuit plantiff says

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