1. “Smart Cities-Smart Futures” Competition Announcement

    The submission portal for the 2019-20 Foxconn “Smart Cities-Smart Futures” competition will be available starting Monday, September 9. This marks the second year for this innovative program, where students, staff […]

  2. Senate Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families Public Hearing- August 27, 2019

    The Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 27, 2019. See public hearing notice for more information on Board of Regents […]

  3. Rep. Shankland/Sen. Hansen bill package- bills introduced in Senate

    Rep. Katrina Shankland, (D-Stevens Point), and Sen. Dave Hansen, (D-Green Bay), introduced a series of bills that affect the UW System. The bills were formally introduced in the Senate and […]

  4. Public Support Grows for Free College and Increased Funding for Schools

    The 13th annual Education Next survey of public opinion, administered in May 2019, highlights how provocative ideas regarding education are resonating with the American public.

  5. Polls Indicate a Growing Partisan Divide in Views of Higher Education

    Most Americans agree a college degree is important in helping a young person succeed in the world. According to the Pew Research Center, most college graduates themselves say their degree […]

  6. Speaker’s Task Force on Adoption- August 28, 2019 at UW-Platteville-Richland

    The Speaker’s Task Force on Adoption will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at UW- Platteville-Richland. The Task Force will hear invited testimony starting at 12:00 p.m..  […]

  7. Rep. Murphy/Sen. Jacque bill package- bills introduced in Assembly

    Rep. Dave Murphy, (R-Greenville), the chairman of the Assembly Colleges and Universities Committee, and Sen. André Jacque, (R-De Pere), introduced a series of bills that affect the UW System.  The […]

  8. Chapter UWS 17, Wisconsin Administrative Code Hearing Recap and Bills Introduced

    A public hearing was held on Tuesday, August 13 on Administrative Code Scope Statement for Chapter UWS 17, Wisconsin Administrative Code (Ch. UWS 17, Wis. Admin. Code). UW System seeks […]

  9. Speaker’s Task Force on Water Quality- August 28 at UW- Green Bay

    The Speaker’s Task Force on Water Quality will meet on Wednesday, August 28 at UW- Green Bay. Invited testimony will begin at 12:30 p.m. and is expected to conclude at […]

  10. Speaker’s Task Force on Water Quality- August 29 at UW Green Bay-Marinette Campus

    The Speaker’s Task Force on Water Quality will meet on August 29 at UW Green Bay- Marinette Campus. Invited testimony will begin at 10:00 a.m.  and is expected to conclude […]