UW Daily, Feb. 11, 2015

UW System

UW President Ray Cross feared lawmakers would curtail shared governance, tenure, Wisconsin State Journal, February 11

UW System reorganization could put campuses in ‘buildings race’ to attract affluent students, Capital Times, February 11

UW net assets rise despite static state aid, MacIver Institute, February 11

Scott Walker aide defends $300 million cut to UW System, Wisconsin State Journal, February 11

UW System President urges Parkside support, Kenosha News, February 10

On trip to UK ahead of likely ’16 bid, Wisconsin’s Scott Walker gets away from university flap, US News & World Report (AP), February 10

Dean Clark: Budget imperils Wisconsin Idea, Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter, February 10

Professor Hall: Letter to the Assembly on the importance of the UW System, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 10

UW, Parkside to campaign against budget cuts, Racine Journal-Times, February 11

Rep. Pocan slams Governor Walker on proposed UW cuts, WKOW, February 9

Rep. Taylor details dangers of Walker’s budget, Daily Cardinal, February 9

Scott Walker’s risky university experiment, Chicago Tribune, February 10

On Campus

UW-Milwaukee puts cost-cutting measures in place, WISN, February 10

UWM halts nonessential hiring, travel, raises in anticipation of budget cuts, Milwaukee Business Journal, February 10

UWM group plans budget cut rally at noon, WISN, February 11

UWM effort to garner support in light of proposed budget cuts evolves from rallies on campus to rallying online, WITI, February 10