UW System / Top Stories

UW-La Crosse, Mayo Clinic Health System announce health care research partnership, La Crosse Tribune, Nov. 21

Edgewood program emphasizes lack of UW system ability to accommodate students with intellectual disabilities, the Daily Cardinal, Nov. 21

Football players suspended from team for sharing racist image, CNN, Nov. 21

Madison College partners with UW-Platteville to help students earn 4-year degrees, NBC-15, Nov 22

 

National

How Sanders would pump billions into historically black colleges and universities Politico, Nov. 22

Pete Buttigieg Is Worried That Free Public College Would Benefit Billionaires New York Magazine, Nov. 22

Struggling With Perceived Isolation, Many First-Gen College Students Face Mental Health Problems WGBH, Nov. 22

When a College Student Has a Troubled Roommate The New York Times, Nov. 22

More Latinas have college degrees, but they’re still making less than white males NBC News, Nov. 22

As more colleges become Hispanic-serving, some are playing catch-up Education Dive, Nov. 22

A New Kind of ‘Big Deal’ for Elsevier Inside Higher Ed, Nov. 22

College success sometimes hinges on ‘Turning Points’ Navajo Times, Nov. 22

Dr. Michael V. Drake Announces Retirement from OSU Presidency** Diverse Issues in Higher Education, Nov. 22

CSUN President Dianne F. Harrison announces retirement Los Angeles Daily News, Nov. 22

UC Berkeley keeps a lid on 2,000 protesters, allowing conservative commentator Ann Coulter to speak Los Angeles Times, Nov. 22

 

On Campus

EAU: There have been at least 4 hate incidents reported on college campuses this week (including UW-Eau Claire incident), CNN, Nov. 22

EAU: UW-Eau Claire student athletes suspended over racist messages, La Crosse Tribune, Nov. 22

EAU: Investigation continues into racist messages at UWEC, WEAU 13 News, Nov. 21

EAU: UW-EC provides more information regarding racist messages, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Nov. 21

EAU: UWEC athletic social media groups suspended following racial investigation, WEAU 13 News, Nov. 21

EAU: College football players in Wisconsin suspended for sharing image of KKK rally, New York Post, Nov. 21

EAU: University Of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Suspends 5 Football Players For Racist Snapchat Messages, WCCO CBS Minnesota, Nov. 21

EAU: Five university football players are suspended for racist Snapchat messages, Daily Mail, Nov. 20

 

GRB: UW-Green Bay Building a float for the Prevea Green Bay Holiday Parade, WBAY, Nov. 22

 

LAX: Local student is part of UW-La Crosse art exhibition, (student is senior at UWL), Hometownsource.com, Nov. 21

LAX: UW-La Crosse, Mayo Health System enter research partnership, News8000.com, Nov. 21
LAX: UW-La Crosse, Mayo announce research partnership, WXOW News 19, Nov. 21

LAX: “All Are Welcome” signs to be posted at La Crosse parks, (story mentions tennis courts project with UWL as a partner), WIZM News, Nov. 21

LAX: Sex offender ready for release to La Crosse, (61-year-old man previously caught looking up porn on computers at UWL library), WIZM News, Nov. 21

LAX: News 8 Investigates: How big money influences an election, (UWL political scientist is a source), News8000.com, Nov. 21

LAX: UWL sexual misconduct investigation concludes, WEAU 13 News, Nov. 21

LAX: UW-La Crosse and Mayo Clinic announce research partnership, WEAU 13 News, Nov. 21

LAX: UW-La Crosse and Mayo Clinic Health System officially sign agreement to improve health locally, News8000.com, Nov. 21

LAX: Tennis court project construction set, (UWL is part of tennis court partnership), WXOW News 19, Nov. 21

 

MAD: How MacArthur ‘genius’ Lynda Barry is exploring brain creativity with true artists: Preschoolers, The Washington Post, Nov. 22

MAD: If you’re a UW student, the robots are coming for you. And they’re bringing food., Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Nov. 22

MAD: How Video Games Can Teach Us to Play Well with Others, SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN BLOG NETWORK, Nov 22

MAD: Pharmacists weigh in on bill looking to expand birth control access, NBC-15, Nov 22

 

MIL: UWM students talk about bunker found near river, WTMJ, Nov. 20

MIL: Popular bar UWM students frequented closes after 85 years, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Nov. 20

MIL: UWM receives platinum seal for excellence in student voter engagement alongside other campuses, Racine County Eye, Nov. 20

MIL: UWM history professor talks about shooting that targeted Fresno’s Hmong community, The New York Times, Nov. 20

MIL: UWM experts weigh in on causes behind Christmas trees developing root rot, WITI, Nov. 20

MIL: UWM is known for its sizable ASL program within UW System, The Daily Cardinal, Nov. 21

MIL: UWM faculty and staff form think tank to plan for future success, Media Milwaukee, Nov. 20

 

OSH: Former top UW Oshkosh officials Wells and Sonnleitner renew their calls for criminal case to be dismissed, Oshkosh Examiner, Nov. 21

OSH: Light and movement: UWO Fox Cities ‘Curious Incident’, The Advance-Titan, Nov. 21

OSH: Jessica King looks to take the 6th congressional district, The Advance-Titan, Nov. 21

OSH: Super-sized football playoff opener for Central against UWO, Oskaloosa Herald, Nov. 21

OSH: The Untrained Artist – Artist Reception (on UWO Fond du Lac campus), Destination Lake Winnebago Region, Nov. 21

 

PKS: “Silent Sky” drama opening at UW-Parkside, Kenosha News, Nov. 21

PKS: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program seeking volunteers (United Way of Kenosha is working with UW-Parkside, Gateway College, Gateway Technical College, and other organizations), West of the I, Nov. 21

 

PLT: VIDEO: Madison College partners with UW-Platteville to help students, NBC 15, Nov 21

PLT: UW-P students bear night chill to highlight prevalence of food insecurity, Telegraph Herald, Nov 21

PLT: UW Platteville celebrates Veteran’s Week, Exponent, Nov 20

PLT: Rainbow Rave 10th Anniversary Celebration, Exponent, Nov 20

PLT: Saputo Cheese Plant, Exponent, Nov 20

 

STO: UW-Stout displays ceramics prowess, Leader-Telegram, Nov. 22
STO: Balancing your plate, Clarion, Bethel University, Nov. 21

STO: Global orthopedic braces and supports market trends, growth factors, fuel demand by 2024 with key players analysis, Downey Magazine, Nov. 22

 

WHT: More than 98 percent of recent UW-Whitewater grads are employed or in graduate school, Daily Jefferson County Union, Nov. 21

WHT: Deer hunting has a significant impact on the environment, Peshtigo Times, Nov. 21