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Out-of-state tuition would increase $4,000 under proposal

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 04:30:28 +0000

University of Wisconsin Faculty Senate proposed a $4,000 increase in out-of-state tuition to meet rising operation costs and cushion the impact of budget cuts ...

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UW System looks to standardize sexual assault training across institutions

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:48:03 +0000

University of Wisconsin System became among the first in the nation to recommend a systemwide sexual violence and harassment training for all employees and ...

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UW student arrested for sexual assault scheduled to appear for preliminary hearing

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:39:11 +0000

University of Wisconsin freshman Alec Shiva’s defense attorney has scheduled him to appear for a preliminary hearing Dec. 27. Shiva appeared at the Dane County courthouse Monday afternoon ...

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Truck spray painted with anti-Trump slogans, set on fire in Madison

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:39:57 +0000

An unknown person or persons set a pickup truck ablaze and spray painted it with anti-Trump slogans Friday evening. According to the Madison Police ...

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Federal court denies request for halt on Wisconsin recount

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:07:05 +0000

Judge James Peterson late Friday denied a federal lawsuit served earlier in the day by two Trump PACs aiming to end recount efforts in ...

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More than 3,000 UW employees’ proposed raises put on hold

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:00:28 +0000

More than 3,000 University of Wisconsin employees will not receive proposed raises or overtime eligibility after a federal judge temporarily blocked President Barack Obama’s federal regulations ...

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Student finance committee votes to impeach members after contentious debate

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:00:14 +0000

After nearly three hours of debates and budget hearings, the University of Wisconsin Student Services Finance Committee voted to impeach Rep. Tyriek Mack Thursday. ...

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In photos: Dane County begins election recount

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:00:13 +0000

The Wisconsin Elections Commission officially kicked off recount efforts in Dane County Thursday morning. After former Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein paid the ...

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Wisconsin congressman joins Trump’s transition team

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:00:11 +0000

Another Wisconsinite will join President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team, according to an announcement this week. Following former Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus’s appointment to ...

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UW students encouraged to get second meningitis vaccination elsewhere

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:00:15 +0000

Instead of relying on University Health Services to provide the required second dosage for the meningitis vaccine, UHS is asking University of Wisconsin students ...

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