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Startups, small businesses get help creating internships from UW System and WEDC, Wisconsin State Journal, Nov 12

New internship tool introduced for small businesses, WQOW, Nov 12

New online tool to help businesses set up internships, WEAU, Nov 12

UW System, WEDC Unveil Online ‘Talent Generator’ To Boost Internships For UW Students, WPR, Nov 13

‘An omission is a choice’: UW System Regents face backlash for excluding faculty, staff from …, The Daily Cardinal, Nov 13

UW pushes for bill to fund project that finds and identifies missing soldiers, The Badger Herald, Nov 13

UW System President announces retirement, Royal Purple, Nov 11

 

National

Trump administration defends ending DACA, and Supreme Court’s conservatives seemed receptive The Washington Post, Nov 13

Supreme Court Takes Up DACA Inside Higher Ed, Nov 13

In wake of Supreme Court DACA hearing, UC’s Janet Napolitano defends the policy she created under Obama Los Angeles Times, Nov 13

The Science Security Threat** Inside Higher Ed, Nov 13

Congress prepares to avert shutdown Nov. 21 with another short-term spending bill The Washington Post, Nov 13

US Student Debt Report: 6% of Borrowers Owe More Than $100,000 Voice of America, Nov 13

As Funding for Nuclear Weapons Grows, So Does University Involvement, Report Says The Chronicle of Higher Education, Nov 13
Why NIH is beefing up its data sharing rules after 16 years Science Magazine, Nov 13

 

On Campus

EAU: Convention & Event Center: Local Leaders Are Thinking Bigger (quoting UW-Eau Claire assistant chancellor for facilities and university relations Mike Rindo), Volume One, Nov. 12

EAU: New online tool helps businesses start internship programs (quoting UW-Eau Claire Career Services associate director Staci Heidtke), Sun Prairie Star, Nov. 12

EAU: City signs deal on dorm’s taxes (agreement relates to off-campus UW-Eau Claire student housing facility owned by Blugold Real Estate), Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Nov. 12

EAU: National Guardsman runs for Honor Flight veterans (guardsman is UW-Eau Claire student Ricky Schiff), Spectrum News, Nov. 12

EAU: ‘Midwestern Strange’ Investigates The Heartland’s Most Infamous Monsters & Martians (interview with author, UW-Eau Claire professor of English B.J. Hollars), WUWM 89.7 Milwaukee, Nov. 12

 

GRB: University should prepare students for all parts of being a teacher (radio interview featuring UW-Green Bay’s Jon Shelton featured), Badger Herald, Nov. 12

GRB: Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Comedy ‘Reckless’ scheduled for six performances at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, Wearegreenbay.com, Nov. 11

 

LAX: Public input session discussion centers on tennis needs in community, (mentions removal of old courts at UWL, UWL involved in plans for new complex), WXOW News 19, Nov. 12

LAX: UW-La Crosse to host annual China Town Hall event Nov. 18, La Crosse Tribune, Nov. 12

LAX: It was like the 60’s, when the radical priest came to UW-L, 43 years ago, yesterday in La Crosse, WIZM News, Nov. 11

 

MAD: UW-Madison student voter turnout strong in 2018 midterm elections, WKOW, Nov 13

MAD: Brenda Gonzalez acts as a bilingual bridge by removing barriers, helping underserved populations, Wisc-TV, Nov 13

MAD: Panel discusses importance of food sovereignty, Badger Herald, Nov 13

MAD: Expert weighs in on milk’s competitors, other potential reasons for Dean Foods bankruptcy, NBC-15, Nov 13

MAD: Same message, different tactics: Experts weigh in on protecting your car from thieves, Wisc-TV, Nov 13

 

MIL: UWM part of research study on undergraduate military service members and veterans, UW Oshkosh Today, Nov. 11

MIL: UWM campus alcohol and other drug coordinator part of committee set to examine effects of alcohol and drugs on campus, Marquette Wire, Nov. 12

MIL: UWM’s Helen Bader Institute partners with department at Whitewater for Nonprofit Week, Royal Purple, Nov. 11

MIL: Police search for man accused of assaulting UWM student, WITI, Nov. 11

MIL: UWM grad receives Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, 24-7 Press Release, Nov. 12

MIL: UWM Nurses Affecting Change program partners with ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis, WTMJ, Nov. 11

 

OSH: He wanted to learn how to play the piano. Then he became a YouTube sensation (UWO graduate), Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Nov. 12

OSH: Longtime local broadcaster passes away (UWO graduate), Wisconsin Rapids City Times, Nov. 12

OSH: State amends charges against ex-UWO officials, Oshkosh Herald (P6), Nov. 13

OSH: Four teens accused in campus-area robberies, Oshkosh Herald (P6), Nov. 13

OSH: Noted architect’s work gets Waupaca rededication, Oshkosh Herald (P8), Nov. 13

 

PKS: Parkside launches center for adults and returning students, The Journal Times, Nov. 12

 

PLT: Dairy Innovation Hub launches, convenes advisory council to guide efforts, Hoard’s Dairyman, Nov 12

PLT: Internship introduces student to crops, AgUpdate, Nov 12

PLT: UW-P alumna’s product featured in national Etsy commercial, Telegraph Herald, Nov 12

 

RVF: In dad’s footsteps: Justice headed to UWRF, Austin Herald, Nov. 12.

RVF: ‘Teaching About Race and Racism in the College Classroom’ Inside Higher Ed, Nov. 12.

RVF: Dairy Innovation Hub launches, convenes advisory council to guide efforts, Hoard’s Dairyman, Nov. 12.

 

STO: Local students earn scholarships, awards and are inducted into honor societies, Herald-News, Nov. 12
STO: Major survey of Barry Le Va’s early work on view at Dia:Beacon, Art Daily, Nov. 12
STO: Orthopedic braces and supports market future demand and growth analysis with forecast up to 2026, Chronicle Voice, Nov. 13
STO: Orthotic devices pipeline assessment, 2019 report – ResearchandMarkets.com, Business Wire, Nov. 12
STO: Apartment investor Weidner plans to grow in Milwaukee and Wisconsin, Business Journal, Nov. 12

 

STP: Greuel and Vos to perform folk music at UW-Stevens Point, Point/Plover Metro Wire, Nov. 13

 

SUP: UW-Superior students write holiday cards to military members, FOX 21, Nov. 12

SUP: Veteran shares inspirational story with UW-Superior students, FOX 21, Nov. 12

 

WHT: Lonely White Men: On Michel Houellebecq’s “Serotonin”, Los Angeles Review of Books, Nov. 12

WHT: New business creates canine cuisine, The Courier, Nov. 12