A Must Read

March 28, 2011 | Blog

A huge public thank you to Paul Krugman for his outstanding defense of academic freedom in Monday’s New York Times….

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Stop the NBP: We Want Off!

March 25, 2011 | Blog

The news that the Wisconsin GOP has begun to investigate UW-Madison faculty should cause all members of the UW-Madison community…

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The Academic Inquisition

March 25, 2011 | Blog

The witch hunt is on. Last night, my colleague William Cronon — a highly respected, tenured professor of history —…

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Increasing % Pell– What Does it Tell Us?

March 23, 2011 | Blog

Over the last several years, UW-Madison has increased its tuition at a higher rate than its System peers, thanks to…

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UW-Madison Touts NBP Endorsement by Conservative

March 22, 2011 | Blog

UW-Madison is touting a new endorsement of its New Badger Partnership from “Appleton resident Tim Higgins.” That’s nice, dear. Oh,…

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TAA Opposes NBP

March 22, 2011 | Blog

For immediate releaseMarch 21, 2011 Contact:Kevin Gibbons, TAA Co-President: 608-520-3560Alex Hanna, TAA Co-President, 765-404-6996 TAA Opposes New Badger Partnership and…

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What Do You Mean by "Shared Governance?"

March 20, 2011 | Blog

Whatever it actually means, “shared governance” seems awfully important to the faculty, staff, and students of UW-Madison. And so I…

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This is What Communication Looks Like?

March 18, 2011 | Blog

UW-Madison Chancellor Martin has received positive press for her willingness to use social media to communicate with her public. In…

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Equity and Diversity Implications of the NBP

March 14, 2011 | Blog

Interested in how the New Badger Partnership could affect the composition and quality of the student body? Of faculty? Please…

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How Bad Are Things in Wisconsin, Really?

March 14, 2011 | Blog

When things look terrible in your neck of the woods, it’s always useful to take a look around– it helps…

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