Blank will leave UW-Madison at the end of the 2021-2022 academic year to become Northwestern University’s first female president.
Madison Metropolitan School District passes measure to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations for teachers, staffBy Samantha Henschel | Oct. 2
All MMSD teachers and staff will need to show proof of vaccination by Nov. 1.
City of Madison unveils two new proposals to keep Lakeshore dorms, Southwest campus neighborhoods in District 8By Samantha Henschel | Sep. 30
The Redistricting Committee is considering three proposals for the future of District 8, two of them that will keep the district together instead of pushing it into other districts.
The ceremony will feature 2021 NBA champion Pat Connaughton of the Milwaukee Bucks, student speaker CJ Zabat to celebrate 2020 graduates after the cancellation of in-person graduation ceremonies.
Public Health Madison & Dane County released a new emergency order requiring face masks in indoor public spaces until Oct. 8.
Effective Aug. 30, students and employees that have not uploaded proof of vaccination will need to test for COVID-19 weekly.
Starting Aug. 5, all students, employees and visitors must wear masks when inside campus buildings.
Madison West faces criticism after dividing parents based on race for police brutality conversationsBy Samantha Henschel | Apr. 27
A district representative says the email sent to parents for the conversations was “unfortunately, poorly worded.”