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A group of University of Wisconsin–Madison students piles into an 11-seat vehicle, opting for a smooth shuttle ride up Observatory Drive instead of a long walk to the Sewell Social Sciences Building. The vehicle steadily treks eastward at about 15 mph, following its high-definition base map and watching ...
A team of students from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UWM) have won the 2018 Spencer-RIMS Risk Management Challenge, the Spencer Educational Foundation reports. Case study provider Andrew Bent, risk manager at Sage Group plc announced the award during a reception at the RIMS 2018 ...

Even on this 936-acre campus, I still have difficulties finding a space to pray — especially in the middle of the day when the hustle and bustle of classes make it difficult to travel back to my dorm and pray. Thankfully, the University of Wisconsin has designated reflection spaces for on campus that allow ...
The College of Lake County and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee recently signed a Guaranteed Transfer Admission agreement. CLC students who transfer to UW-Milwaukee to complete a bachelor's degree will be guaranteed acceptance while completing the requirements in their particular degree.
How can you be a university without a major in history? We field this kind of question frequently at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point. In March, we released curricular recommendations designed to repair our budget and stabilize enrollment. The proposal, Point Forward, called for the elimination of ...
The University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point is planning to cut 13 humanities and social sciences majors to make room for several technical majors. In a news release, the University said it was taking these steps to "prepare for the future." ...

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has selected a team of Xerox's PARC subsidiary and the University of Wisconsin-Madison to create artificial intelligence software that would automate design of complex mechanical systems. Xerox said Tuesday PARC and UW-Madison will collaborate to ...
The Modern Language Association is deeply concerned about the recommended elimination of 13 undergraduate programs of study — including American studies, art, English, French, German, history, music, philosophy, and Spanish — at your university. While we recognize that you are required to make ...
In an era where truly unbelievable poll results are released every week, one result stands as one of the most surprising. In a Pew Research poll released in July of last year, 58% of Republicans said they believed American universities actually have a negative impact on the U.S. As recently as 2010, only ...
University of Wisconsin students may remember when protestors shouted down conservative speaker Ben Shapiro in 2016, but those on the other side of the political divide have taken their lumps, too. Evergreen State College in Washington State was locked down amid protests last year. The school had to ...
Administrators cited the campus's $4.5-million deficit and declining enrollment as reasons for the cuts, which, if carried out, could result in the layoff of tenured faculty members. The University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point wants to eliminate 13 academic programs, primarily in the liberal arts, and the cuts, ...
UW System President Ray Cross, right, greets a guest during a visit to the UW-Madison Makerspace on Feb. 7. PHOTO BY MICHELLE STOCKER. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross is responding to criticism from faculty and students who say he ...
University of Wisconsin System Leader Responds to Critics. University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross is responding to criticism from faculty and students who say he failed to consult them on the plan to merge two-year campuses with four-year universities. Feb. 22, 2018, at 2:02 p.m.. University of Wisconsin ...
MADISON, Wis. - Community members will have the opportunity to take a ride in an autonomous shuttle next week on campus, according to a release from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The university, which is leading the federally designated Wisconsin Automated Vehicle Proving Grounds ...
The Democrats were right in forcing a shutdown because the Republicans, who control Congress and the presidency, should not be able to pass whatever they want, University of Wisconsin student Ellen Bart said. “The government shutdown was justified because I think that Democrats have to show that ...
The government shut down early Saturday morning after Senate Democrats and Republicans were unable to reach an agreement about the spending bill by Friday's midnight deadline. The shutdown comes at the one-year mark of President Donald Trump's inauguration. This is the first government ...
Fifteen years ago, University of Wisconsin–Madison researcher Meg Wise began interviewing cancer patients nearing the end of life about how they were living with their diagnosis. She was surprised to find that many asked for a transcript of the interview, saying that they had not talked about these issues ...

The latest stop on our 2018 prospect tour is the University of Wisconsin, who have several players that the Buccaneers should look closely at in the upcoming draft. The last time we saw the Wisconsin Badgers football team they were mocking the University of Miami turnover chain on the way to an ...
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – KeyGene announced today that it has licensed its proprietary sequence-based genotyping (SBG) technology to the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The technology allows for genome-wide SNP discovery and genotyping in large populations of organisms in a single ...
This development represents a unique partnership and will bring much needed student housing to the University of Wisconsin – Platteville area. Newman Heights Student Apartments will be beautiful brand new building with 47 apartment units/ 144 beds consisting of studio and 4 bedroom apartments.
MADISON — The University of Wisconsin-Madison political science department plans to warn students considering internships with Democratic Rep. Josh Zepnick that he's been accused of sexual misconduct. The department on Friday forwarded a job posting for interns in Zepnick's office to its majors, the ...
Immunomedics, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMMU) today announced a collaboration with the Carbone Cancer Center at the University of Wisconsin, through Immunomedics entering an agreement with The Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Consortium (PCCTC), to investigate Immunomedics' lead antibody-drug ...
Providers must consider patient safety concerns associated with the overuse of copy-and-paste functions within EHRs, Shannon M. Dean, MD, chief medical information officer of Madison-based UW Health, wrote in an op-ed for the HHS Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Patient Safety Network ...
MILWAUKEE (AP) _ The attorney for University of Wisconsin System executive Jessica Tormey says Tormey plans to plead guilty to first-offense drunken driving from an incident in Menomonie in October. Tormey is the chief of staff to UW System President Ray Cross. The Journal Sentinel reports that ...
The University of Wisconsin-Madison's African Cultural Studies department is offering an upcoming course this spring semester, reviving the controversial “the Problem of Whiteness” taught by Damon Sajnani. One of the required readings is a piece written by the professor on the controversial professor ...
The University of Wisconsin-Madison has released its final report of a two-year study on young adults in Wisconsin communities. The university performed this study in response to a concern across the state and nation on young people leaving rural areas and small towns for more urban areas.
A photograph of Amanda Geissler when she attended the University of Wisconsin-Stout from 2003 to 2007. (Courtesy of University of Wisconsin-Stout). “Amanda is hard to describe in a short paragraph or a simple word or phrase. She was so much more than that,” Geissler's family said in a statement.
In this Dec. 12, 2017, photo, Karen Oberhauser, the new director of the UW-Madison Arboretum in Madison, Wis. poses for a photo. (Amber Arnold/Wisconsin State Journal via AP) The Associated Press. ED TRELEVEN, Wisconsin State Journal. MADISON, Wis. (AP) — As the University of ...
Thanks, in part, to pigs at the University of Wisconsin–Madison's Arlington Agricultural Research Station, scientists now are catching up on understanding the roots of calcific aortic valve disease (CAVD). “For a long time, people thought CAVD was just the valvular equivalent of atherosclerosis,” says Kristyn ...
University of Wisconsin police say they've arrested a federal agent for taking photos in a women's restroom at a residence hall. Authorities say the 27-year-old man went into the bathroom at Witte Hall on Friday and put his cell phone under an occupied stall and took pictures. The Bureau of Alcohol, ...
Researchers at UCLA and the University of Wisconsin–Madison have confirmed that microscopic fossils discovered in a nearly 3.5 billion-year-old piece ... was led by J. William Schopf, professor of paleobiology at UCLA, and John W. Valley, professor of geoscience at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
All Univ. of Wisconsin Campuses to Carry Narcan. University of Wisconsin police officers will now carry Narcan so they can quickly revive individuals who have overdosed. All Univ. of ... The entire University of Wisconsin (UW) system will now have access to Narcan – a drug that reverses opioid overdoses.
The overdose-reversing drug Narcan will be available for use by police on all University of Wisconsin campuses under a partnership announced Wednesday. Attorney General Brad Schimel joined with UW System President Ray Cross and a representative from Narcan-manufacturer Adapt Pharma to make ...
Monkeys who catch Zika virus through bites from infected mosquitoes develop infections that look like human Zika cases, and may help researchers understand the many ways Zika can be transmitted. Researchers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison infected rhesus macaques at the Wisconsin National ...
When John Bardeen returned home from work at Bell Telephone Laboratories on Dec. 16, 1947, he told his wife, "We discovered something today." If you're reading this story on a cell phone, tablet or laptop, the technology in your hand is thanks to the University of Wisconsin alum's startling invention 70 ...
Police on University of Wisconsin System campuses will be armed with free doses of Narcan, a nasal spray that reverses the effects of an opiate overdose. The system-wide partnership with Adapt Pharma, the company that produces the drug, is the first of its kind, said Adapt spokesman Thom Duddy.
It is no secret that students need jobs during college and that many people turn to the university to find them. The dining halls alone employ more than 2,400 employees, of which 2,000 are students. Although there are signs all over campus praising the work environment of the unions and the dining halls, ...
Tampa, FL -- (ReleaseWire) -- 12/05/2017 -- Ed4Online is delighted to announce that it has partnered with University of Wisconsin Colleges in the Southwest Region. Effective immediately, UW-Rock County, UW-Baraboo/Sauk County and UW-Richland will now offer a selection of Ed4Online's career training and personal ...
MADISON (WKOW) -- The Miami Herald has reported that the University of Wisconsin will be meeting the University of Miami in the Orange Bowl. An an official announcement is expected to come later this afternoon from Orange Bowl officials but the Herald reports that the Orange Bowl participants ...
Most projects check at least two of those boxes, some even check four, but University of Wisconsin alum Rachel Rose's work behind-the-scenes on the new Star Wars films checks all of them. A recent profile on Rose describes her journey from Wisconsin's computer science department to the halls of ...
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside Theatre Arts Department presents “Angels in America.” The play will be held in the Rita Tallent Picken Regional Center for Art & Humanities in the Black Box Theatre. Below you will find a list of dates and times of the performance. Performance Days. Fri, 12/1, at 7:00 pm.
In his 13 years at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, he has taught several courses on genocide and related topics and is grateful for the students who have shown interest in the subject. Straus worked on Making and Unmaking Nations for nearly a decade, with support including Vilas Associates and H.I ...
A $1 million advertising blitz in Chicagoland starting in January will attempt to lure back to the state young professionals who graduated from University of Wisconsin campuses. That campaign is on top of what Gov. Scott Walker announced Wednesday that is aimed at Detroit and the Twin Cities.
On Oct. 11, 2017, University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross proposed that the UW Colleges, a system of two-year liberal arts institutions, merge with seven of the state's four-year universities. Just under a month later, the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents voted to approve this merger.
Office of Sustainability interns Katrina Kitzmann and Cordell Murphy explained the University of Wisconsin produced close to 11 million pounds of trash in 2016, which is one million more than the UW was producing in 2014. The Office of Sustainability aims to reduce campus waste through its Green Office ...
A University of Wisconsin-Madison study shows that the shift of more than 7 million acres into cropland led to massive releases of carbon ...
UW-Madison students submitted more reports to the university alleging discrimination this spring than they did over the same five-month period ...
The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents approved a plan Thursday to merge the system's two-year schools with its four-year ...
The University of Wisconsin-Superior became the latest college to try out an education fad while slashing their budget. With such a high-profile ...
MADISON, Wis — Minority, disabled and gay students say they're having a tougher time surviving on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus than most students, according to a survey the university released Wednesday. The survey found about 80 percent of student respondents said they often felt ...


 

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