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UPDATE: Walker’s loss, his destructive education policies will linger for years

Though Tony Evers will take assume governorship next year, effects of Walker's tenure are long-lasting and severe

UW-Madison Campus

Wisconsin universities aim to help environment through variety of projects

Through use of campus 'green funds,' Wisconsin universities implement sustainability initiatives

UW-Madison Campus

Experts weigh in on UW System’s financial struggles

Despite UW-Madison's success, other UW System schools challenges with retention rates, lack of funds persist

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UW System pushes ‘pass the trash’ prevention policy to make campus safer

Sharing sexual misconduct claims of employees during reference checks increases campus safety

State of Wisconsin

UW Regents approve budget requests for new construction projects, increased operating funds

Regents say funds will help UW system catch up after years of budget cuts by state lawmakers

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UW System student lobbyists must be recognized, used by student body

Statewide issues too large to be tackled by individual student governments, system-wide body must see use

State of Wisconsin

UW System to assess, adjust employee compensation in $900,000 study

Completion of the two-year-long study is on track for projected March 2019 date

Herald

UW system students, staff protest proposed budget, elimination of humanities majors

Student activists warn regents, legislators they will be voted out if pushback is not considered

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Lack of scheduled vote for bill strengthening UW research indicates misplaced priorities in Statehouse

Though payoff might not be as immediate, investments in education should receive just as much of priority as industry

State of Wisconsin

Merging UW System campuses to be renamed by early July

Though many details on merger remain unknown, name changes to campuses, shifts in employment will be seen in coming months