Fall 2019

Wisconsin population is declining, prompting need for ‘brain gain’

Economic impact of declining population will further encourage young people to leave, creating negative snowball effect

UW-Madison Campus

UW System President Ray Cross announces retirement

Blank calls Cross a "standard bearer for the Wisconsin Idea"

State of Wisconsin

Evers plans to veto Regents’ proposal on punishing UW free speech disruptions

Disrupting students could face suspension or expulsion from all UW schools under new proposal


The cost of attending a large university

Small and large universities offer different benefits and downsides, depending on your educational priorities


Editorial Board: Fall 2019 stories to watch

From free speech, to police practices, to juuling, let the Badger Herald Editorial Board be your guide

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: If UW cares about indigenous students, it must denounce TMT project, defend Mauna Kea

As a founding member of AURA, UW is in a uniquely powerful position to speak up for preservation of sacred indigenous land

State of Wisconsin

National report shows Wisconsin had fourth-largest decline in higher education funding over five years

While most states re-invested in higher education after Great Recession, Wisconsin did not follow suit

UW-Madison Campus

UW System works with Native American nations to increase Native enrollment, graduation rates

Policy is second of its kind from statewide university setting

UW-Madison Campus

Experts praise Evers’ proposed increased investment in higher education

Budget deliberation, approval process still ongoing, will require bipartisan support

State of Wisconsin

In light of new UW System advising initiative, students of color raise concerns

While UW-Madison is opting out of UW System's new initiative, UW-Madison students of color still struggle to build personable relationships with advisors