UW Daily, Feb. 18. 2015

UW System
College students protest Walker budget cuts, CNN, February 17
Scott Walker knows how to pick a fight, Slate, February 17
​​Scott Walker’s university budget cuts – how big?, Politifact, February 17
On Scott Walker’s UW budget cuts, his ‘conservative posse’ and a protest close to home, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 17
Top Democrats push back against protests at Scott Walker’s house, Racine Journal-Times, February 18
A comparison of the proposed UW System Public Authority and the Restructuring Act in Virginia, WISCAPE, February 17
 
On Campus
UW-Marshfield plans $8M expansion, seeks county money, Wisconsin Rapids Tribune, February 17
UWMC Dean warns county board members about impacts of possible budget cut, WSAW, February 17
The Wisconsin Idea in practice, The Isthmus, February 17
College offers financial aid application assistance, Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter, February 17
UW receives federal grant to study e-cigarette use, Badger Herald, February 18
UW researchers discover more effective method to obtain geothermal energy, Badger Herald, February 18
University of Wisconsin-Parkside hosts College Goal Wisconsin, Racine Journal-Times, February 17
Autism activist Temple Grandin speaks to crowd of 1500 at UW-Eau Claire, WEAU, February 18
UWRF hosts open house for bull test, Pierce County Herald, February 18
 
State​
Stroebel poised to return to Legislature after winning 20th SD GOP primary, Wispolitics, February 18
 
National
The promise and failure of community college, New York Times, February 17
Report: US Millennials not measuring up vs. international peers, Diverse Education, February 17
Where are they now?, Inside Higher Ed, February 18
Leaky for everyone, Inside Higher Ed, February 18
Making them pay, Inside Higher Ed, February 18
Why we need to smash up the concept of the achievement gap in tiny little pieces, Hechinger Report, February 17
How many already attend community college for free?, Hechinger Report, February 16

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