UW Daily: June 19, 2015

UW System
Fact-checking the Wisconsin state budget, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 18
Excerpts from recent Wisconsin editorials, Associated Press, June 18
Professors press regents to defend tenure, shared governance, WKOW-TV 27, June 19
Kind critical of funding cuts to UW, aims to protect ‘Wisconsin Idea,’ Wisconsin Radio Network, June 19
Regent: UW-Madison unlikely to benefit from restored funding, Capital Times, June 19
New data on faculty tenure inaccurately reports UW System has highest tenure rate in nation, Blog, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 19

On Campus
Study to shed light on county health, Courier-Life News, June 18
New Pewaukee cancer center to be called ‘UW Cancer Center at ProHealth Care,’ Lake Country Reporter, June 17
Foreign exchange, Dunn County News, June 18
Project Enemy Swim, WisBusiness, June 18
Art professor named recipient of McKnight Fellowship, WisBusiness, June 16
UW-Stout again chosen as Young African Leaders host, WisBusiness, June 17
Saturday’s ‘Alternate Parade of Homes’ features campus buildings, Wisconsin State Journal, June 19
Memorial Union added to National Register of Historic Places, Wisconsin State Journal, June 19
UW-Madison ranks No. 1 among U.S. colleges and universities for Twitter use, Blog, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 18
After firing, UW business school operating without program director, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 18

State
Badger blowout: Wisconsin dead last in business start-up activity, Column, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 18

National
U. of Texas Campus Seeks to Retain Students Through Data and Personal Coaching, Chronicle of Higher Education, June 19
Debt-Free and (Mostly) Detail-Free, Inside Higher Ed, June 19
Debt-Free Plans, Inside Higher Ed, June 19
Why Some Student Debt May Be a Good Thing, Blog, Wall Street Journal, June 19
Panelists talk about campus sexual assault — the scope of the problem, and ways to prevent it, Washington Post, June 17

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