UW Daily, Feb. 17, 2015

UW System
2016 Ambitions Seen in Walker’s Push for University Cuts in Wisconsin, New York Times, February 16
Gov. Walker, eyeing a 2016 bid, picks new fight in Wisconsin: universities, Washington Post, February 16
Protesters bring ‘Save Our UW’ message to Governor Walker’s Wauwatosa home, TMJ4, February 16
“We’re going to be doing this until he listens:” Protesting proposed cuts, group rallies near Walker’s home, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
Both sides looking at state budget alternatives, Fox 11, February 16
Ed Garvey: If we don’t fight to protect UW, we will deserve what we get, Capital Times, February 16
Walker’s UW cuts: the worst kind of compromise, The Progressive, February 16

On Campus
Lawmakers meet at UWS over proposed UW System cuts, KQDS, February 16
Walker’s cuts decried during UWS forum, Duluth News Tribune, February 16
UWS community voices frustration, concern over proposed cuts, WDIO, February 16
UW-Madison chancellor to robo-call 70,000 alums in Wisconsin at 7 p.m. for budget briefing, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 16
UW chancellor calls on alumni to stop governor’s budget cuts, Channel 3000, February 16
Stevens Point cut officials oppose Walker’s UW cuts, WHBL, February 17
Budget cuts affect UW-Stout, Stoutonia, February 16
Efforts underway to curb Common Core as first tests near, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 16
Walker Administration plans to delay repaying debt to avert budget shortfall, Wisconsin Public Radio, February 16