UW Daily, Feb. 13, 2015

UW System

Speaker Vos: If state revenue improves, UW cut should be smaller, Capital Times, February 13
UW faculty union idea floated under new public authority, ultimately shot down, Wisconsin State Journal, February 13
Assembly leaders share concerns over cuts to UW System, Wisconsin Radio Network, February 13
Walker opens door to UW System tuition limits after 2017, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 12
Scott Walker raises prospect of long-term tuition cap, Wisconsin State Journal, February 13
Walker open to extending UW tuition freeze, Green Bay Press-Gazette (AP), February 12
Walker administration official suggests use of UW war chest to offset cuts, WTAQ, February 12
Some Walker cuts to UW could be covered by UW cash balances, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 12
UW System braces for deep cuts proposed by Gov. Scott Walker, The Isthmus, February 12
Rep. Hebl: Proposed cuts to UW will have devastating impact, Sun Prairie Star, February 12
UW-Madison ranks 10th among public universities; UWM, not so high, Milwaukee Business Journal, February 12
Kevin McGee: Let the markets regulate UW tuition, Oshkosh Northwestern, February 12
Jonathan N. Pauli: Alumni should step up to challenge UW cuts, Capital Times, February 12
UW students launch Better UW Initiative, Oshkosh Advance-Titan, February 12
UW budget cuts to be felt systemwide, Badger Herald, February 12
Reserves wouldn’t cover UW cuts, WHBY, February 12
On Campus
UW-La Crosse prepares to deal with potentially biggest cut in its history, WKBT, February 12
Incredible sports teams, but UW-Whitewater athletics could be affected by proposed cuts to UW System, WITI, February 12
UW-EC, Stout grapple with strategies for cutting budgets, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, February 12
UW’s TA union: strike ‘not off table’ over Walker budget cuts, Channel 3000, February 12
UW-Madison faculty, staff offer up ideas to deal with Scott Walker’s cuts at campus forum, Capital Times, February 13
Blank seeks solutions to UW budget cuts, Wisconsin Radio Network, February 12
UW-Madison community confers with Chancellor on budget, Daily Cardinal, February 13
UW Chancellor Rebecca Blank discusses layoffs, sick leave at forums, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 12
UW-Madison threatens layoffs while guaranteeing ‘living wage’ in budget battle, Wisconsin Reporter, February 12
UW focuses on China in effort to maintain international presence, Badger Herald, February 12

Schools take stock of aid cut in Scott Walker budget, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 12
A Plan for Deregulating Higher Ed, Inside Higher Ed, February 13
Congressional Report Blasts ‘a Jungle of Red Tape’ That Ensnares Colleges, Chronicle of Higher Ed, February 13
Flip side of reducing student debt is increasing the federal deficit, New York Times, February 10