UW-Madison says 400 jobs to be cut under Walker budget

The chancellor of the flagship Madison campus of the University of Wisconsin says it will have to cut about 400 positions, close and merge programs and reduce academic offerings and services if Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget cut passes.

Blank to UW Staff: ‘I'm sorry' layoffs are coming

A large, standing room-only UW-Madison faculty and staff audience heard Chancellor Rebecca Blank apologize late Wednesday night as she warned layoffs under Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal were unavoidable and could come as early as April.

UW officials OK'd former recruit accused of sexual assault to play at Kohl Center

Chancellor, chief allow Dominic Cizauskas to play at state championship

A former University of Wisconsin football recruit accused of sexually assaulting a student on campus was allowed to participate in his high school's state basketball championship at the Kohl Center by Chancellor Rebecca Blank and UW-Madison Police Chief Susan Riseling.