UW Daily, Feb. 4, 2015

UW System

Wisconsin GOP Gov. Walker takes aim at college outlays
professors

Wall Street Journal, Feb. 3

Walker’s Wisconsin budget has a national message
New York Times, Feb. 3

Walker’s budget cuts property taxes
UW funding

Green Bay Press-Gazette (AP), Feb. 3

Gov. Scott Walker unveils budget plan amid talk of a presidential run
Wisconsin State Journal, Feb. 4

UW officials tried to head off Scott Walker’s deep cuts even as they prepared for them
Capital Times, Feb. 3

Democrats criticize huge hit to public education in Gov. Scott Walker’s budget
Capital Times, Feb. 4

Local legislators react to Walker budget proposal
Racine Journal-Times, Feb. 3

Wis. budget proposal reignites debate over private
public sector

National Public Radio, Feb. 3

Dave Zweifel: Squeeze on UW is all about Scott Walker’s bid for President
Capital Times, Feb. 4

What the UW System means to us
Wausau Daily Herald, Feb. 4

Scott Walker is abandoning UW
but legislators should not

Capital Times, Feb. 4

Walker outlines biennial budget
calling UW changes ‘bold proposal’

Badger Herald, Feb. 4

Student fees protester Jeffrey Decker acquitted of disorderly conduct
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Feb. 3

 

On Campus

UW-Stout chancellor says budget present ‘significant challenges’
Chippewa Herald, Feb. 4

Chancellor Gow: UW-La Crosse professors not paid competitively
WXOW, Feb. 3

UW-Milwaukee students to rally against Gov. Walker’s proposed UW System cuts
Fox 6, Feb. 4

State budget leaves UW-Eau Claire out in the cold
Volume One, Feb. 4

UW faculty condemns proposed budget cut as potentially harmful
Daily Cardinal, Feb. 3

Student-entrepreneur helps create business club
Stevens Point Journal, Feb. 3

 

State

Scott Walker’s budget cuts for-profit college oversight board
Wisconsin State Journal, Feb. 4

Walker proposal would virtually upend education status quo
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Feb. 3

Walker proposes grades
but no sanctions
for public schools

Chippewa Herald (AP), Feb. 3

Walker proposes eliminating cap on voucher program
Chippewa Herald (AP), Feb. 3

 

National

The college completion gap between rich and poor students has doubled
study says

Huffington Post (AP), Feb. 3

Inequity on Rise in Higher Education
Inside Higher Ed, Feb. 4

In faculty hiring
temporary less often means part-time

Chronicle of Higher Ed, Feb. 4

Would new students be prepared for ‘free’ community college?
Chronicle of Higher Ed, Feb. 4

Tim Kaine
Claire McCaskill bill would require sexual assault education in public high schools

Huffington Post, Feb. 3

Endangering a trust
Inside Higher Ed, Feb. 4

 

 

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