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


Gov. Evers must continue to defend in-state tuition freeze

The tuition freeze is one way the state legislature can check UW System spending and prevent inflated tuition prices

City of Madison

UW System rejects Madison charter school application due to site concerns

Site lacks access to green space, a key concern brought up by UW System president Ray Cross

UW-Madison Campus

UW System unanimously approves tuition hike for non-residents, professional schools

Tuition for 2019-20 academic year set to increase $810, $828 in academic year 2020-21


New tuition hike leaves out-of-state students behind

In attempting to focus on Wisconsin residents, UW risks discouraging out-of-state applicants