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UW Students Launch Petition To ‘Jump Around’

University of Wisconsin-Madison graduates think they’re the cream of the crop and will rise to the top — and they want to hear it one last time. The school’s 2014 graduates have launched an online petition demanding campus officials play “Jump Around” during graduation at Camp Randall Stadium on May 17.


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Wisconsin Wins Inaugural Big Ten Hockey Tournament

Mark Zengerle’s rebound goal in overtime lifted Wisconsin to a 5-4 victory over Ohio State on Saturday night in the inaugural Big Ten hockey championship game, earning an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament. Zengerle and Nic Kerdiles each had two assists, and the Badgers (24-10-2) won for the 10th time in 12 games. This one required a serious rally as Wisconsin trailed 4-2 with 6:52 remaining in regulation after Tanner Fritz scored for the Buckeyes.


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UW-Madison, U Of M Offer Free Online Courses

The University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Minnesota are among a growing number of universities offering free online courses through their websites.


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Police: 3 Shot Near UW-Madison Campus

Three people were shot outside bars near the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, but their injuries are not life threatening.


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Wis. Hawk Webcam A Worldwide Sensation

Five red-tailed hawks in Wisconsin have become worldwide reality stars.


UW-Madison Student Dies Of Meningitis

Health officials say a 24-year-old University of Wisconsin-Madison student died of bacterial meningitis.


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Madison Banking On Rose Bowl Revenue

The official announcement that the Wisconsin Badgers are headed for the Rose Bowl unleashed a flurry of business activity.


The Nite Show with Mischke – 9/8/10

There’s a new movie that will be released next month involving a fairly controversial topic, and the director grew up in these parts.  Mischke talks with former Orono resident Roger Nygard about his new film, […]