UW Daily, Feb. 2, 2015

UW System

Be skeptical of Gov. Scott Walker’s plan for UW System,
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, January 30

Our View: Walker’s proposed UW cuts go too deep,
Wausau Daily Herald, February 1

JFC co-chair Nygren talks Bucks, UW cuts on ‘Upfront’,
WisPolitics, February 2

Dave Murphy: The Republican vision: A stronger, more efficient UW,
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, January 30

Chris Rickert: Long-term gains elicit crocodile tears for UW’s two years of pain,
Wisconsin State Journal, January 31

Chasing away UW’s stars,
Capital Times, January 29

Local lawmakers support part of Walker’s UW idea,
Wausau Daily Herald, January 30

We Are Wisconsin organizes campaign against Scott Walker’s cuts to UW funding,
Capital Times, January 31

Kind critical of Walker UW proposal & Keystone senate vote,
WTAQ, February 2

UWM Faculty: A reckless proposal to gut UW from Gov. Scott Walker, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, January 30

James L. Baughman: Don’t turn UW into just another university,
Wisconsin State Journal, February 1

‘Denigration’ wears on the morale of faculty, UW-Madison professor Grant Petty says,
Capital Times, February 1

UWM faculty call for public vetting of Walker’s plans for UW System,
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, January 31

Republican UW Professor has sharp words for Walker of faculty comment, Wisconsin Public Radio, January 30

UW students react to Scott Walker’s proposal for budget cuts, autonomy, Chippewa Herald, February 2

UW System chief says Walker out of touch,
Fond du Lac Reporter (AP), January 29

Scot Ross: Scott Walker’s budget would explode student debt,
Capital Times, February 1

Steven Walters: Walker’s UW reform package ignites firestorm,
Janesville Gazette, February 2

Wisconsin cutting as neighbors increase higher ed spending,
La Crosse Tribune, February 1

Reaction to massive proposed UW System budget cut dominates most-read list,
Capital Times, February 1

Scott Walker to cut $300 million from universities, spend $500 million on a pro basketball stadium,
ThinkProgress, February 2

On Campus

UWSP state aid would fall to 1980s level in Walker plan,
Marshfield News Herald, January 31

Chancellor weighs in on governor’s proposed budget cuts,
Dunn County News, January 30

UW-FDL awarded $10,000 grant supporting research,
Fond du Lac Reporter, January 30

Patrick Durkin: Online course at UW would make Aldo Leopold proud,
Wisconsin State Journal, January 30

University of Wisconsin students track coyotes, foxes,
WEAU, January 31

UWS ‘Rock On’ event tests climbers’ mettle,
Duluth News Tribune, January 31