UW Daily: July 29, 2015

UW System
UW-Madison, two-year campuses hope to increase associate degree holders, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, July 28
Torinus: UW System Needs Reorganization, Column, Urban Milwaukee, July 28

On Campus
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire responds to massive cuts in state support, Inside Higher Ed, July 29
Kids in the kitchen at UW-La Crosse, La Crosse Tribune, July 29
New Rip Current Technology Hitting Park Point, Fox 21 News, KQDS, July 29
Former UW-Stout employee appears in court, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, July 29
Scientists find the single letter in corn’s DNA that spurred its evolution, Washington Post, July 28
Loew Highlights Native Environmentalism In Book, WXPR, July 28
Broadband need could triple by decade’s end, experts say, WisBusiness.com, July 29
Rotomolding competition honors student designers, Plastics News, July 29
Federal grants to fund services for special student populations, Dunn County News, July 27
Foreword: Rise in life expectancy being driven by health care, Chippewa Valley Business Report, July 27
Students give, receive while mentoring at tribal school, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, July 26
Harvey Hall update continues on schedule, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, July 26

Assembly approves Bucks arena deal at $250M cost to taxpayers, Associated Press, July 29


Why Cornell Tech Wants to Import Israeli-Style Entrepreneurship, Chronicle of Higher Education, July 29
Cincinnati Shooting Tests the University’s Twitter-Savvy Chief, Chronicle of Higher Education, July 29
Politics of Pell for Prisoners, Inside Higher Ed, July 29
Do students get a fair hearing? An effort to change how colleges handle sexual assaults., Washington Post, July 29
How to combat sexual assault in college? The Senate wants to know., Washington Post, July 29
Affirmative Consent: Are Students Really Asking?, New York Times, July 28