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UW economics professor discusses future of health insurance reform

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:45:37 +0000

As a part of the Wisconsin Union Directorate Distinguished Lecture Series, University of Wisconsin economics professor David Johnson spoke Thursday night about the current ...

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Reeling in crime: Legislators aim to net would be “catfish” impersonators

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:39:16 +0000

The Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety met Thursday to discuss three bills and ultimately passed a bill criminalizing texting while driving.   ...

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Visiting professor: There is no escape from suffering

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:19:53 +0000

A University of Toronto professor spoke on Thursday about “the problem” in society, or the idea that there’s no shortage of suffering and oppression ...

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SSFC approves ASM budget eliminating vice chair salaries

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 04:33:16 +0000

The Student Services Finance Committee met Thursday to vote on the Associated Students of Madison’s internal budget for fiscal year 2019, which included salary ...

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Walker directs state agencies to avoid working with anti-Israel businesses

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 03:51:46 +0000

Governor Scott Walker issued Executive Order #261 on Thursday to prohibit state agencies from partnering with any businesses that discriminate against Israel. The intention of ...

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UW professors advocate for more patient empowerment, awareness in medical fields

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:26:51 +0000

Students and professors gathered Thursday for a screening of TedMed talks by two University of Wisconsin clinical law professors filmed earlier this month, followed by ...

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UW sees increase in bias-related incidents

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:02:12 +0000

The University of Wisconsin Bias Response Team released a report Thursday that found an increase in bias-related incidents, especially regarding race and ethnicity, compared ...

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Peace Corps. entertains with ‘unexpected’ stories at Fourth Annual Story Slam

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 07:01:06 +0000

The University of Wisconsin Peace Corps. brought together returned volunteers to tell stories of their experiences in distant lands and different cultures at their ...

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City defers State Street Taco Bell Cantina liquor license

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:38:17 +0000

Late Wednesday night, Madison’s Alcoholic License Review Committee met to discuss the liquor license for the up-and-coming Taco Bell Cantina on State Street. Set ...

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In light of Trump’s budget, speaker discusses nuclear proliferation

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:23:34 +0000

In an event Tuesday, an advocate for nuclear proliferation led a forum on the recent release of President Donald Trump’s budget report, focusing on his ...

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