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WAOW Wausau
Cross acknowledges UW needs more diversity progressMADISON, Wis. (AP) -- University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says t
Cross acknowledges UW needs more diversity progress
WAOW Wausau / Posted 2 days ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says the system must do more to acknowledge and understand students of color. Cross issued a statement Friday addressing diversity, fulfilling a promise he made during a... Read more
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News 8000
Regents committee OKs new tenure policyA University of Wisconsin System regents committee has approved a new tenure po
Regents committee OKs new tenure policy
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
A University of Wisconsin System regents committee has approved a new tenure policy that would allow chancellors to lay off faculty for financial reasons and fire them for poor performance. The regents' education committee approved the policy... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
University of Wisconsin System Regents committee okays new tenure policyMADISON — A University of Wisconsin System regents committee has approved a new
University of Wisconsin System Regents committee okays new tenure policy
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
MADISON — A University of Wisconsin System regents committee has approved a new tenure policy that would allow chancellors to lay off faculty for financial reasons and fire them for poor performance. The regents’ education committee approved the... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
UW-Extension considers cutting services to absorb budget hitUniversity of Wisconsin-Extension officials want to absorb Gov. Scott Walker’s
UW-Extension considers cutting services to absorb budget hit
The Shawano Leader / Posted 9 days ago
University of Wisconsin-Extension officials want to absorb Gov. Scott Walker’s budget cuts by reducing the number of agents and researchers helping people with everything from growing crops to family finances. The Extension is a University of... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Auditions set for comedy ‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ Feb. 3-4 at UW-MarinetteAuditions will be held by appointment at UW-Marinette in room M-110 from 7 p.m.
Auditions set for comedy ‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ Feb. 3-4 at UW-Marinette
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Auditions will be held by appointment at UW-Marinette in room M-110 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3 and Thursday, Feb. 4. Those auditioning may either prepare a 1-2 minute comedic monologue or be prepared to read from pieces provided at... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
UW leader to address diversity shortcomingsMADISON, Wis. (AP) -- University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross plans
UW leader to address diversity shortcomings
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross plans to issue a statement addressing the system's diversity shortcomings. Students, alumni and faculty from UW-Parkside, UW-Madison and UW-Fond du Lac met with Cross on... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Gov. Walker shares message of inclusiveness in 2016 State of the StateMADISON (WQOW) -- Gov. Scott Walker's (R-Wisconsin) sixth State of the State Ad
Gov. Walker shares message of inclusiveness in 2016 State of the State
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 19 days ago
MADISON (WQOW) -- Gov. Scott Walker's (R-Wisconsin) sixth State of the State Address reflected his low approval rating among voters, as he emphasized a message of inclusiveness while offering new policy ideas going forward. "The state of our state... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
FULL TEXT: 2016 State of the State AddressMadison (WQOW) -- Here is the full text of Gov. Scott Walker's 2016 State of th
FULL TEXT: 2016 State of the State Address
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 19 days ago
Madison (WQOW) -- Here is the full text of Gov. Scott Walker's 2016 State of the State Address The state of our state is strong. We are moving Wisconsin forward. Think about these simple facts: There are more people working in Wisconsin than at... Read more
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Providence Business News
Easing tenure's gripThe University of Wisconsin system recently took a landmark step toward weakeni
Easing tenure's grip
Providence Business News / Posted 23 days ago
The University of Wisconsin system recently took a landmark step toward weakening the institution of tenure for academic faculty. The new policy, if adopted by the board overseeing the state's universities, would allow tenured professors to be laid... Read more
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TribLIVE
Easing tenure’s stifling grip can embolden academiaThe University of Wisconsin system recently took a landmark step toward weakeni
Easing tenure’s stifling grip can embolden academia
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
The University of Wisconsin system recently took a landmark step toward weakening the institution of tenure for academic faculty. The new policy, if adopted by the board overseeing the state's universities, would allow tenured professors to be laid... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Noah Smith: Tenure's grip can hinder academiaThe University of Wisconsin system recently took a landmark step toward weakeni
Noah Smith: Tenure's grip can hinder academia
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
The University of Wisconsin system recently took a landmark step toward weakening the institution of tenure for academic faculty. The new policy, if adopted by the board overseeing the state’s universities, would allow tenured professors to be laid... Read more
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Kenosha News
Business groups, state agencies ponder workforce concernsThe Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Foundation has launched a comprehensive
Business groups, state agencies ponder workforce concerns
Kenosha News / Posted 24 days ago
The Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Foundation has launched a comprehensive plan to create an appealing state brand and address future workforce and business development issues. The Future Wisconsin Project, a program initiated by the WMC and... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Governor expands on college affordability plan at NicoletThe governor said legislators have been studying methods used by other states t
Governor expands on college affordability plan at Nicolet
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
The governor said legislators have been studying methods used by other states that have tackled rising college costs, with the majority using approaches similar to one started in Rhode Island and Connecticut. In most of those states, he said, the... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Governor Walker announces plan for student loan reliefGovernor Scott Walkers visited colleges campuses around Wisconsin Monday to ann
Governor Walker announces plan for student loan relief
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 27 days ago
Governor Scott Walkers visited colleges campuses around Wisconsin Monday to announce his College Affordability Legislative Package. The Governor says the series of bills will build on the current four-year UW-System tuition freeze and focus on... Read more
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News 8000
Gov. Walker announces college affordability plansAt an event at UW-La Crosse Monday, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker revealed a new
Gov. Walker announces college affordability plans
News 8000 / Posted 27 days ago
At an event at UW-La Crosse Monday, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker revealed a new plan to help Wisconsinites afford college. Paying for college is one of the biggest obstacles anyone faces when making a decision about getting a higher... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Hands-on learning guide full of McCallister humor Gary McCallister, left, and Zane McCallister inspect the first backpack spray
Hands-on learning guide full of McCallister humor
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
Gary McCallister, left, and Zane McCallister inspect the first backpack sprayer purchased back in 1983 by the local mosquito control district. Gary McCallister and Zane McCallister have a lot in... Read more

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