UW Daily: June 9, 2015

Board of Regents
Wisconsin Board Adopts Tenure Rules That Don’t Satisfy Professors, Inside Higher Ed, June 8

UW System
UW and campus leaders search for solution to tenure tension, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 8

On Campus
UW-Madison chancellor to meet with faculty about tenure, WKOW, June 8
UW-Madison chancellor vows fast action on tenure protection, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 9
Wisconsin-Madison chancellor vows to protect academic freedom, tenure, Inside Higher Education, June 9
Magda Peck, dean of Zilber School of Public Health, leaving UWM, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 9
UW-Madison chancellor Blank says removing tenure from state law is not ‘disaster,’ Associated Press, June 9
UW chancellor: Tenure changes ‘not the disaster that some people want to portray,’ Wisconsin State Journal, June 9
Conservative UW-Madison history professor worried about tenure changes, Capital Times, June 9
David Blackey: UW professors have earned tenure, Column, La Crosse Tribune, June 9
State Debate: Scott Walker’s job growth, UW tenure, open records draw attention today, Capital Times, June 9
Kevin Reilly: Don’t trash the UW brand that keeps and attracts talent, Column, Wisconsin State Journal, June 9
What else will we lose when Wisconsin faculty loses tenure?, Column, The Conversation, June 9
Chris Rickert: Tenure-for-all not a compelling argument for tenure’s importance, Column, Capital Times, June 9
UW-La Crosse begins welcoming new freshman class, WKBT, June 8
UW-Stout expands partnership with Thomson Reuters to create new digital marketing technology major, Business Wire, June 8
UW-Stout partners with Thomson Reuters, creates new major in digital marketing technology, Talking News Media, June 8
UW-Stout students focus on science, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, June 7
Menomonie buses get a lift from UW-Stout students with new graphics, slogan, Chippewa Valley Post, June 5
UW-EC, UW-Stout offer new degrees, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, June 6
Life of Holocaust survivor leaves powerful impression, Dunn County News, June 7
Woman found dead of ‘multiple gunshot wounds’ near UWGB, Green Bay Press-Gazette, June 8
Green Bay police investigate ‘suspicious death’ on UWGB property, Fox 11 News, June 8, 2015
UWGB: Woman Found Dead in Park Had Multiple Gunshot Wounds, WBAY, June 8
Apparent homicide victim identified in Green Bay, Associated Press, June 9
UW-Marinette offers College 4 Kids program, Eagle Herald, June 8
UW study links poor sleep to potential for Alzheimer’s, WISC TV-3, June 5
UW-Fond du Lac presents Distinguished Alumni Award to Scene editor, Fond du Lac Reporter, June 8
A Look At How Forest Ownership Impacts Conservation Tools, WXPR, June 8
UW-Madison chancellor promises to protect tenure, Wisconsin Radio Network, June 9

State
Plan to get rid of Legislative Audit Bureau, Wisconsin Radio Network, June 9

National
College is not a commodity. Stop treating it like one., Washington Post, June 9
SAT Scores in Question After Misprint in Instruction Booklet, Wall Street Journal, June 8
Obama Administration Opens Door for More Student-Debt Forgiveness, Wall Street Journal, June 8
Debt Relief Unveiled, Inside Higher Ed, June 9
That Goffman book: Is the next big publishing scandal about to break?, Los Angeles, Times, June 5

 

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