State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Supreme Court rules against taking voters off rolls in anticipated decision

'This is a disappointing setback for those who expect Wisconsin state agencies to follow the law,' conservative law firm president says

State of Wisconsin

A fraction of minimum wage: The reality of Bureau of Correctional Enterprises

Understanding the complex prison labor system, pay for BCE workers

Science News

New study tracks whether immunized students can still spread COVID-19

'It affords an opportunity to do research, watching how the virus spreads between people, without the worry that individuals who are being observed are at a risk for severe COVID, making it amenable to research,' population health expert says

State of Wisconsin

New grants to help Wisconsin nonprofits purchase electric vehicles

Twenty percent of cost up to $5,000 can be granted for electric vehicle purchases

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin governor declares state of emergency due to high risk of wildfires

Due to dry vegetation, abnormally warm temperatures, low humidity, increasing southern winds, fire conditions in Wisconsin are expected to continue to elevate

State of Wisconsin

‘It’s problematic:’ Economic disparity between UW-Madison and other UW schools puts smaller campuses at risk

'UW-Madison has been able to increase tuition revenue in ways that other campuses really can't,' UW-Milwaukee professor says

State of Wisconsin

$6.2 million in grant money will be distributed to help vaccine equity, access in Wisconsin

The grant will be split among over 100 organizations

Features

History in its entirety: How whitewashed history education leaves much of history, students out

U.S. education system failing to advance diversity in history classrooms

State of Wisconsin

Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness supports Black women during pandemic

Health disparities among Black Americans persist through pandemic, foundation focused on crisis response

Evers press conference badger bounce back plan
State of Wisconsin

Mask mandate struck down by Wisconsin Supreme Court

UW Health expert hopeful mandate strike-down "doesn't change things much"

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