State of Wisconsin

Board of Regents votes to invest in student services for UW Colleges, Extension

With UW Colleges, Extension going through transitional period, funding for student services has become concerning

State of Wisconsin

Legislature passes lame duck bills limiting executive power

In a rare lame-duck session, the Wisconsin state Legislature passed a package of billsĀ along party lines Wednesday morning limiting executive power and early voting.

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Republican attempts to limit executive power in light of Evers win may prove unsuccessful, UW experts say

Evers begins transition amid Republican attempts to limit gubernatorial power

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Education Secretary DeVos proposes changes to Title IX, sexual harassment definition

Proposal's critics allege changes give greater rights to accused, corrodes trust in survivors

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Job, promotion prospects for UW graduates look favorable for foreseeable future

With economy improving since Great Recessions and older generations retiring, UW graduates in good position for finding work

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UW System requests pay increase for employees for next two years

Pay plan requests a 3 percent wage increase for all UW System employees

UW System

Graduation rates low in WI high schools, UW system could see negative effects

UW-Madison enrollment rates are higher than ever while UW schools see decrease

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Evers confirms plans to dissolve public-private jobs agency

Evers calls for public economic development agency to replace semi-private Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

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Potential tax increase needed to cover costs of next state budget, analysis finds

Wisconsin Policy Forum reports revenue must grow at faster rate to increase funding for schools, other programs

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Wisconsin faces ‘significant shortage’ of psychiatrists, experts say

Influx of patients, increase in diagnoses, decrease in social stigma regarding mental health thought to be leading causes of shortage