Subscribe: The Badger Herald: News
http://feeds.feedburner.com/BadgerHeraldNews
Preview: The Badger Herald: News

News – The Badger Herald



UW-Madison's Premier Independent Student Newspaper



Last Build Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:20:48 +0000

 



UW professor shines for his work with stars

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:16:33 +0000

Some reach for the stars. Others, like University of Wisconsin professor James Lawler, devise ways to measure their chemical elements. For his longstanding and ...

The post UW professor shines for his work with stars appeared first on The Badger Herald.




City committee denies liquor application for new State Street restaurant

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:02:32 +0000

In an effort to reduce the amount of alcohol-serving establishments on State Street, Madison’s Alcohol License Review Committee denied a downtown restaurant’s application for ...

The post City committee denies liquor application for new State Street restaurant appeared first on The Badger Herald.




ASM starts off semester by passing its internal budget

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:02:47 +0000

After hours of lengthy discussion, the Associated Students of Madison passed its internal budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year in their first meeting of ...

The post ASM starts off semester by passing its internal budget appeared first on The Badger Herald.




UW System sues two UW-Oshkosh officials for illegal financial activities

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:29:05 +0000

Two University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh officials have been accused of illegally transferring university money to a private foundation to support real estate projects in and around the Oshkosh ...

The post UW System sues two UW-Oshkosh officials for illegal financial activities appeared first on The Badger Herald.




City Council approves additional absentee voting locations

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:00:57 +0000

In an effort to facilitate easy access to voting, the Madison City Council passed a resolution Tuesday evening expanding in-person absentee voting opportunities throughout ...

The post City Council approves additional absentee voting locations appeared first on The Badger Herald.




Sigma Chi fraternity officially placed on suspension

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:14:19 +0000

On the first day of classes, the University of Wisconsin chapter of Sigma Chi has been officially suspended from all university activities. The organization, located at ...

The post Sigma Chi fraternity officially placed on suspension appeared first on The Badger Herald.




Expanded restorative justice programs offer young offenders an escape from life behind bars

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:09:21 +0000

For most young people, the changes associated with coming of age can seem daunting, and when combined with the instability that comes with an ...

The post Expanded restorative justice programs offer young offenders an escape from life behind bars appeared first on The Badger Herald.




UW looks to create ‘educational pipelines’ for students interested in health care

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:47:39 +0000

As more Wisconsin health care professionals retire, University of Wisconsin looks to create programs that will drive up health care enrollment and alleviate shortages around the state. ...

The post UW looks to create ‘educational pipelines’ for students interested in health care appeared first on The Badger Herald.




New study predicts collapse of key global climate regulator

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:17:22 +0000

Earth’s oceanic conveyor belt, responsible for transporting heat and warming continents surrounding the Northern Atlantic, may be at risk of collapse in 300 years, contrary ...

The post New study predicts collapse of key global climate regulator appeared first on The Badger Herald.




Here’s what city, county budgets are hoping to improve in 2017

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:05:16 +0000

Projects in the 2017 Madison City Council and Dane County Board budgets are starting to become a reality as the new calendar year begins. ...

The post Here’s what city, county budgets are hoping to improve in 2017 appeared first on The Badger Herald.