UW Workgroups To Improve Student Mental Health ServicesUniversity of Wisconsin System officials plan to create workgroups to develop recommendations on how to better serve students with mental health needs. The system says student visits to campus counseling centers have increased 55% since 2010. According to data from the National College Health Assessment, 23% of system students reported begin diagnosed with or treated for depression in 2015 and 27% reported being diagnosed with or treated for anxiety.
Gov. Evers Picks Wisconsin To Beat Duke For NCAA TitleWisconsin is 23-10 and faces Oregon in the first round Friday. Duke, a perennial college basketball powerhouse, is 29-5 and boasts freshman phenom Zion Williamson.
UW Athletes In Better Mental Shape Than Classmates, Study FindsUW-Madison's School of Medicine and Public Health had 842 athletes and 1,322 undergraduates complete a survey of their physical and mental health in 2016.
UW Merger Won't Be Finished Until End Of 2019A plan to merge the University of Wisconsin System's two- and four-year schools is proving challenging to execute and likely won't be complete until at least the end of 2019, chancellors and the two-year schools' leader told regents Thursday.
University Of Wisconsin Regents Approve Tuition Hikes At 3 SchoolsUniversity of Wisconsin System leaders have approved raising nonresident and graduate tuition at three schools.
University Of Wisconsin Regents Considering Tuition HikesUniversity of Wisconsin System regents are considering raising tuition for nonresident and graduate students at three institutions next year.
Wis. GOP Bill Aims To Discipline College Speech HecklersUniversity of Wisconsin students who disrupt speeches and demonstrations could be expelled and campuses would have to remain neutral on public issue under a bill Republican legislators are pushing this week.
Lakeville North's Reuvers, Committed To Wisconsin, Has A Complete GameThere are a number of outstanding high school basketball seniors in the state going to major universities, including Nathan Reuvers.
Black Church Arsonist Recruits For Hate Group At Wisconsin SchoolA University of Wisconsin-Madison student who once served prison time for setting fires at two predominantly black churches is recruiting on campus for a local chapter of a national pro-white party, enraging students searching for ways to improve race relations.
Edina Man Accused Of Campus Sex Assaults Compares Himself To 'Fonzie'A suspended University of Wisconsin student accused of sexually assaulting and harassing several women asked a judge to dismiss four of the 21 charges against him on Friday, arguing that some of his actions were no worse than "Happy Days" television character Arthur Fonzarelli's antics.
Can Gophers Finally Break Through Against Wisconsin?A rivalry game isn't much of a rivalry if one team keeps winning. Maybe this is the year that Minnesota finally breaks through against Wisconsin.
University Of Wisconsin Looking To Improve Racial ClimateUniversity of Wisconsin graduate student Michael Davis says he feels isolated, excluded and afraid as a black student on the predominantly white campus, where he's been called a racial slur multiple times.
Gophers Fall To Koenig, Badgers 62-49Bronson Koenig had 14 points and six assists, Ethan Happ added 12 points and 10 rebounds and Wisconsin breezed by undermanned Minnesota 62-49 on Wednesday night, the 11th win by the Badgers in their last 12 games.
Walker Promises To Boost Education, Help People Find JobsGov. Scott Walker promised during his State of the State speech to help more people find work and attain college degrees faster as he works to bolster approval ratings that sank after his failed presidential bid.
Police: 'Suspicious Package' Found On UW-La Crosse CampusPolice are asking people to avoid a section of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse after the discovery of a suspicious package Tuesday afternoon. The area between 15th Street and Pine Street has been blocked off and a bomb squad has been called in to investigate.