UW Daily – October 17, 2017

UW Daily

UW System / Top Stories
The Decline of the Midwest’s Public Universities Threatens to Wreck Its Most Vibrant Economies (UW-Madison Chancellor Blank quoted), The Atlantic, Oct. 15
Mixed: UW-System plan gets a mixed reception so far, Editorial, WisPolitics.com via Kenosha News, Oct. 16
Student Leaders Want Say in University of Wisconsin Merger, AP via U.S. News & World Report, Oct. 16
Extension expected to remain intact under proposal, Eau Claire Country Today, Oct. 16
Student representatives respond to UW restructuring plan, WEAU, Oct. 16
UW Consolidation Proposal Follows Higher Education Trends, Wisconsin Public Radio, Oct. 16
James W. Perry: Thoroughly vet UW merger plan, Op-ed, Capital Times, Oct. 16
Up to $3B deal for Foxconn flat screen plant in Wisconsin up for final approval Tuesday, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Oct. 17
On Campus
COL: Free Speech Act won’t change much on UW-Waukesha campus, officials say, Waukesha Freeman, Oct. 17
COL: Students plan geology, archaeology museum on UW-Baraboo campus, Baraboo News Republic, Oct. 16
COL: Whistleblower protections under threat in Wisconsin (UW Colleges referenced), Wisconsin State Journal, Oct. 15
COL: Meet UW-Marshfield/Wood County students Tiffany, Tara Guden, Hub City Times, Oct. 16
COL: UW-WC announces fine arts series, West Bend Daily News, Oct. 14
EXT: UW-Extension offers renting farm assets workshop, Wisconsin State Farmer, Oct. 16
EXT: Cover crop field tour registration deadline Oct. 16, Wisconsin State Farmer, Oct. 16
EXT: Autumn blooms with horticultural therapy and community connections (UW-Extension wins grant for Vets Healing Garden), mycentraljersey.com, Oct. 16
MAD: Four UW-Madison students to receive Fulbright awards, Wisconsin State Journal, Oct. 16
MAD: UW-Madison campus deemed safe after report of robbery, gunman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Oct. 16
MAD: Subway restaurant robbed by armed man near campus, Madison police say, Wisconsin State Journal, Oct. 16
MAD: UPDATE: Madison Police investigating Subway robbery that prompted UWPD to issue alert, WKOW-TV 27, Oct. 16
MAD: “No longer a threat:” Police investigate report of man with gun on UW campus, fox6now.com, Oct. 16

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