UW System President Ray Cross announced nearly $80 million in refunds will be made to students that had to vacate residence halls early due to the uncontrollable spread of COVID-19.
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Associated Students of Madison passed legislation calling UW-Madison to implement a program which extends pardon to the student and caller seeking medical attention while under the influence of alcohol.
UW-Milwaukee Chancellor Mark Mone announced the university will cope with a $7 million revenue loss — partly due to lack of student enrollment and the tuition freeze — by offering voluntary buyout offers to senior faculty and attempts to make the campus more welcoming.
The first female chancellor of UW-Stout, Katherine Frank, assumed her role on March 1 with a focus on diversity, sustainability and continuous student success.
The Alliance Defending Freedom law firm sent UW-River Falls a letter threatening to sue the university after an administrator asked a group of students to leave university grounds after recruiting on campus.
UW System Shared Services is investigating UW-Eau Claire Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management Albert Colom for gender-based discrimination following a formal complaint and the resignations of six female employees.
The Associated Students of Madison passed a resolution calling Chancellor Rebecca Blank to sign a renewable energy commitment, which requires setting sustainability goals and creating a timeline.
Chancellor Rebecca Blank attended an ASM meeting to discuss sexual assault, sustainability and mental health numbers with representatives.
Associated Students of Madison announced legislation putting crisis services contact information on the back of Wiscards, which led to heated debates between representatives.
Administrators from Student Affairs attended an Associated Students of Madison meeting Wednesday night to plan the best ways to support students during this academic year.