UW Daily – January 2, 2018

UW Daily

UW System / Top Stories                  
2017 was a year of big changes for UW System, Madison.com, Dec. 30
PLT/COL: Chancellor Shields: UW can offer students more opportunities through shared resources, Column, Baraboo News Republic, Dec. 28
STP/COL: Stevens Point in 2017: A look at some of the top stories from this past year (UWSP, UW System reorganizing), Stevens Point Journal, Dec. 27
Counting down the most popular — and most important — stories from Oshkosh in 2017 (UWO Foundation goes bankrupt), Oshkosh Northwestern, Dec. 26
From Rumor to Foxconn: Plenty to remember in 2017, Madison.com, Dec. 24
On Campus
COL: Investigation of contractor fraud on UW dorm projects at Baraboo, Marshfield campuses stalled, Madison.com, Dec. 28
EXT: Mary Meehan-Strub: A four-decade UW-Extension agent, La Crosse Tribune, Jan. 1
EAU: UW-Eau Claire student succeeds despite homelessness, other obstacles, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Dec. 25
GRB: De Pere’s transgender rights ordinance passed, but challenges may be ahead (features UWGB director of inclusive excellence Stacie Christian), Green Bay Press-Gazette, Dec. 27
GRB: Door County Economic Development Corporation Offers One-on-One Business Counseling (with a counselor for UWGB SBDC), Door County Pulse, Dec. 27
GRB: Big development plans — and bickering over them — dominate 2017 news (Sales taxes to go towards Science and technology center at UWGB), Press-Gazette, Dec. 27
GRB: Healthy 2020: 8 tips for eating healthier in the New Year (by UWGB dietetic student), Sheboygan Press, Dec. 26
GRB: Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Year in Review: Best local productions of 2017 (includes two UWGB productions), wearegreenbay.com, Dec. 30
GRB: Smith: Project SNOWstorm seeks snowy owls in Wisconsin (team has UW-Green Bay ties), Wausau Daily Herald, Dec. 30
GRB: Fake News: Mars Edition, circa 1877 (features UWGB Prof. Emeritus Steven Dutch), The Scientist, Jan. 1
LAX: UW-L gymnastics: New coach, new vision, same all-around success, La Crosse Tribune, Dec. 25
LAX: Campus Connection: UW-L radiation therapy students share warmth, Courier Life News, Dec. 24
MAD: S. Olympic hockey teams have a Wisconsin flavor, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, …

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