The incoming program will be the first in the country to focus on psychoactive pharmaceutical investigation.
The Wisconsin State Legislature failed to place Black History Month Resolution on the session calendar, while a resolution honoring commentator Rush Limbaugh passed with a Republican majority in both chambers.
After a man was shot at a men’s shelter Monday, Mayor urges Madison residents not to associate homelessness with violence.
Welcome back to the Student Dive. This week, we interview our writers on some of the latest news stories affecting campus. Writer Sophia Vento discusses her latest story, which takes a deep dive into the risks and reactions to large gatherings on Lake Mendota. Associate news writer Nathan Denzin also discusses budget news impacting the university. Co-hosted by Gaby Vinick and Hope Karnopp and edited by Sylvia Yan.
In-person absentee voting began Tuesday for the 2021 Spring Election on April 6. On Election Day, polls will open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m.
The UW School of Medicine and Public Health conducted a Match Day ceremony to celebrate students’ residency matches and resilience while facing COVID-19 during medical school.
As the state opens up vaccine eligibility Monday, UW Health has decided to allow patients to schedule a vaccination, rather than waiting for the hospital to contact them.
An almost six month long investigation is unable to determine the person responsible for vulgarity directed at a public speaker.
Wisconsin Partnership Program announces $1.2 million in additional grants are available to address COVID-19 impactsBy Alison Stecker | Mar. 22
The WPP initially received $3 million in May 2020 for COVID-19 projects, but got additional funding last week.
UW-Madison students showed skepticism toward UW-Madison’s allocation of federal funding for students.
On Monday, individuals age 16 and older with certain medical conditions will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, a week earlier than previously expected.
“Asian is not the virus; racism is”: Hundreds march for Asian American lives in downtown Madison after Atlanta shootingsBy Addison Lathers | Mar. 19
Protesters call for change and further protection for vulnerable Asian American communities.
The State Building Commission deadlocked on Gov. Tony Evers’ capital budget Wednesday, which includes over $1 billion in UW System projects.
UW recently announced that fully vaccinated employees and staff are exempt from COVID-19 testing upon the release of updated CDC guidelines.
As COVID-19 vaccination eligibility in Wisconsin expands, UHS is allowing the UW-Madison community to check their eligibility status and schedule appointments through their online portal.
The school district will phase in in-person classes for grades 3-12 beginning in mid-April, as some teachers continue to express concern
The People’s Maps Commission held a public hearing last Thursday in Wisconsin’s 2nd Congressional District — which includes the city of Madison — where citizens voiced concerns about partisan gerrymandering in the redistricting process.
In order to minimize the spread of the coronavirus caused by traveling or activity, UW-Madison opted out of having a spring break during the Spring 2021 semester, but students are facing burnout and exhaustion.