UW Daily – February 5, 2018

UW Daily

UW System / Top Stories
UW System gets $2.3 million grant to help students struggling with math stay on track to graduate, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 5
UW President Ray Cross skirted faculty, students in crafting system reorganization plan, Capital Times, Feb. 3
Cross’s restructuring emails criticizes shared governance, UW System student representative responds, Daily Cardinal, Feb. 4
UW-Oshkosh chancellor’s former house for sale amid foundation bankruptcy, Oshkosh Northwestern, Feb. 5
Bill promises Wisconsin foster children free college tuition, AP, Feb. 4
Journal Times editorial: Help for foster-care youths is needed, Editorial, Racine Journal Times, Feb. 5
COL/WHT: Beloit City Council to review development items (Chancellor Kopper to discuss UW restructuring), Beloit Daily News, Feb. 2
On Campus
COL: ‘Planning for Retirement’ program offered at UW-Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac Reporter, Feb. 5
COL: Baraboo professor earns UW Colleges Arthur M. Kaplan Award, Baraboo News Republic, Feb. 2
COL: Kaplan Award recipient announced, EagleHerald, Feb. 3
EAU: Police model prioritizes crime prevention (describes collaborations between Eau Claire Police Department and UWEC), Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Feb. 2
EAU: CVTC, UWEC students to help file taxes this season, WEAU 13 News, Feb. 2
EAU: Listen Up: Exhibit highlights intersection of math and art (exhibit is in UWEC’s Foster Art Gallery), Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Feb. 4
EAU: Confluence Arts Center: Newly hired artistic director has big, splashy, intimate plans for center’s first season in 2018-19 (quoting Arthur Grothe, UWEC professor of theatre arts), Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Feb. 2
EXT: UW-Extension: Bridging the Rural-Urban Divide, Kenosha News, Feb. 2
EXT: UW-Extension cattle feeders workshops slated for March 1, Wisconsin State Farmer, Feb. 3
GRB: Keep Calm and Tweet (features UWGB Prof. Ryan Martin), National Institute for Social Media, Feb. 3
GRB: An Open (Love) Letter To Tony Bennett (UWGB Alumnus), The Odyssey, Jan. 25
LAX: UW-La Crosse designated as an ‘Age-Friendly University’, WEAU, Feb. 2
LAX: Salt levels increasing in aquatic ecosystems, WXOW, Feb. 2
LAX: Conference encouraging librarians to become advocates, …

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