UW Daily: April 9, 2015

UW System
Area legislators propose exempting 2-year UW campuses from budget cuts, WSAU, April 9
Republicans propose exempting 2-year UW campuses from budget cuts, Wisconsin Radio Network, April 9
Wisconsin lawmakers make bipartisan call for non-fiscal items to be stripped from Scott Walker budget, Capital Times, April 8
Raising nonresident tuition could backfire, 2 UW experts say, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, April 9
Sen. Ringhand: Scott Walker’s budget kicks the can down the road, Capital Times, April 8
Letter: UW cuts do long-term economic damage, Stevens Point Journal, April 8

On Campus
UW-Madison says budget uncertainty cost campus two top medical research candidates, Wisconsin State Journal, April 9
UWO announces buyout revisions, Advance-Titan, April 9
Out-of-state tuition would spike over four years with UW proposal, Badger Herald, April 9
UW chemistry labs won’t be revamped if state capital budget passes as is, Badger Herald, April 9
People voice concerns over UW-Oshkosh program cuts at public forum, Fox 11, April 8
Tensions flare at forum on UW-Oshkosh athletic cuts, Oshkosh Northwestern, April 8
Chancellor plans marching band, Advance-Titan, April 9
Students and state officials rally against UW System cuts, Advance-Titan, April 9
UW-Platteville gets national STEM grant, SW News, April 8
ASM passes resolution recommending UW cut ties with JanSport, Badger Herald, April 9
UW researches health impact of e-cigarettes, Channel 3000, April 8
UW administration: Sexual assault awareness is a year-round effort for UW, Badger Herald, April 8

State
Madison College president proposes sale of downtown campus, Isthmus, April 8
Voters approve raft of school spending ballot initiatives, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, April 8

National
Emerging path to federal aid, Inside Higher Ed, April 9
To improve retention, community colleges teach self-esteem, Chronicle of Higher Ed, April 9
Where 3 accountability measures meet, a hazardous intersection, Chronicle of Higher Ed, April 9
College attainment rate inches up, but not fast enough for Lumina, Chronicle of Higher Ed, April 9
Lines drawn in Texas’ undocumented tuition battle, Diverse Issues in Higher Ed, April 8
In Brazil, fast-growing universities mirror U.S. wealth divide, Hechinger Report, April 8

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