In a stride toward bolstering mental health support for Wisconsinites, Democratic Gov. Tony Evers and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) unveiled $16.9 million in federal grants Wednesday to support Wisconsin’s 988 suicide prevention hotline.
Black Dane County residents experience disparities in economic, education and health outcomes due to persistent systemic racism, according to a report from civic advocacy group Kids Forward.
The Joint Committee on Employment Relation held a public hearing Tuesday to deliver recommendations on the 2023-2025 state compensation plan.
The study, which is government-funded, aims to determine if a combination of targeted brain stimulation and meditation practices will decrease the number of suicides.
Ten out of 13 UW System campuses to participate in the new direct admissions program.
Madison demonstrators hold rallies supporting Palestinians, decry Israel's response to Oct. 7 attacksBy Gavin Escott and Liam Beran | Oct. 15
Following last Saturday’s attacks against Israel, Madison supporters of Palestine urged an end to Israel’s occupation of the Gaza strip during multiple demonstrations last week.
The bill was proposed at the Associated Students of Madison’s October 11th meeting.
Wisconsin’s Office of Children’s Mental Health and the Department of Health Services met with members of the media Thursday to discuss the ongoing mental health crisis among youth.
Madison hosted the largest dairy-focused trade show in the world last week, bringing farmers and cows from across the globe together to discuss all things dairy.
“A Jewish Journey in the White House” discussion charts Hurwitz’s navigation of faith.
At least 1,200 Israelis and 1,100 people in Gaza have been pronounced dead as conflict escalates following Hamas’ surprise attack on Israel early Saturday morning.
Vanessa McDowell-Atlas, highlights the goals and values of YWCA, detailing the efforts made to ensure equality in the Madison community.
Students, faculty and local residents had the chance to hear from writer and comedian Baratunde Thurston on Thursday, Oct. 5.
The $10.8 million in funding was announced as part of the Dane County Affordable Housing Fund to address accessibility issues in housing.
The proposed bill ensures that current disability parking privileges in place are honored on all University of Wisconsin System campuses.
The university promoted the fair as a way for students to learn more about various campus mental health resources.
Students and campus organizations alike called for the expansion of services, programs and physical space provided for minority student groups.
Dane County Executive Joe Parisi unveiled $10.8 million in funding for food banks and emergency food networks last week in the county’s 2024 budget as part of the county’s efforts to address food insecurity.
The survey was sent by RecWell as part of a ten university study including UW-Madison.
Students face a lack of available and affordable housing as UW-Madison ponders solutions with private developersBy Sanjeev Anand | Oct. 11
Continued informational services, additional housing units and continued plans of working with private developers are among UW-Madison’s plans to increase the availability and affordability of off-campus housing.