The spring weather gave the Class of 2022, their families and their friends a warm welcome to Camp Randall for the University of Wisconsin-Madison spring commencement on Saturday, May 14.
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The Daily Cardinal received 12 awards in the Milwaukee Press Club’s Excellence in Wisconsin Journalism contest, including four gold honors and all three awards in the Best Investigative Reporting category.
Welcome to the final episode of season four of the Student Dive. We recap stories in our final print edition of the semester, the Spring Farewell issue. First, we discuss the legal status of skateboarding on campus and the lack of accessible skate parks for students. Additionally, we discuss the “Gay Purge” at UW-Madison in the 1960s as studied by the Public History Project. Co-hosted by Hope Karnopp and Tyler Katzenberger. Edited by Julia Wiessing.
The intimate venue allowed Del Water Gap to speak directly to the crowd through personal lyrics and engage them with a confident stage presence.
Welcome back to the Student Dive! We recap stories featured in our spring Action Project, the Identity Issue. First, we discuss the return of Pride Prom to campus. Then, we explore why UW-Madison has such a low percentage of Indigenous students. Plus, we talk about the history of race and racism at UW sporting events (trigger warning: the article discusses graphic depictions of racism and violence against people of color). Finally, we learn about the upcoming Zinefest in Madison. Co-hosted by Hope Karnopp, Honor Durham, Cole Wozniak and Tyler Katzenberger. Edited by Julia Wiessing.
The Daily Cardinal has expanded its podcasts in the past two years, allowing students to gain experience in a rapidly growing form of multimedia.
Welcome back to the Student Dive! We recap stories featured in our most recent print edition, our sex and life issue. First, we talk about UW-Madison’s history of regulating sexuality on campus. Then, we discuss the rise of queer pop. Plus, we break down how the Big Ten has responded to the fight at the Wisconsin-Michigan basketball game. Co-hosted by Hope Karnopp, Tyler Katzenberger and Cole Wozniak. Edited by Julia Wiessing.
Hippo Campus’ pure talent shone through at The Sylvee, and they indulged the crowd by returning to some of their iconic songs from a golden era of indie rock.
Welcome back to season four of the Student Dive! We break down several recent stories in our spring welcome back print edition and online. First, we recap the university’s current COVID-19 response and reactions from the campus community. Next, we discuss how Wisconsin’s forests are changing in the face of climate change. Then, we cover how the City of Madison might update the Historic Preservation Ordinance. Finally, we discuss the MLK Symposium and student media’s conversation with Nikole Hannah-Jones. Co-hosted by Honor Durham, Tyler Katzenberger, Cole Wozniak and Hope Karnopp. Edited by Julia Wiessing.
UW System Interim President Tommy Thompson and UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank toured the Mosse Humanities Building Monday, which they said is not suited to student learning. They supported proposals for new L&S and Engineering buildings.
In part two of our special series on COVID-19 coverage at the Cardinal, we speak again with writers and students about campus life, completely upended by the pandemic. We talk with international students about their experiences and feature writer Elea Levin about how COVID-19 impacts students’ housing decisions. Co-hosted by Gaby Vinick and Hope Karnopp and edited by Sylvia Yan.