university_of_wisconsin

UW-Whitewater chancellor announces retirement

Richard Telfer will retire this summer after 30 years at university

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater chancellor Richard Telfer announced Monday he will be retiring this coming summer.

UWPD issues Bucky Bucket list warning

Students heading to Bascom Hall's roof could face citations

An illegal University of Wisconsin-Madison "bucket list" item is happening so often campus police are issuing a warning.

Threat prompts changes at UW-River Falls

University to up police presence after written communication said 'Beware the Ides of October'

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is increasing its law enforcement presence on campus after an anonymous threat.

UW ranked 25th-best university in world

2 other universities in state also on 2,000-university ranking

The Center for World University Rankings has ranked the University of Wisconsin as the 25th-best university in the world.

Free seed movement starts on UW campus

Movement focuses on keeping seeds free for everyone to grow, share

A new movement is underway on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus to ensure the sharing of seeds.

Mother hopes magnets prevent further meningitis tragedies

21-year-old student died of meningitis last April

Meredith Leigh knows college students tend to see themselves as invincible. Her son, Henry Mackaman, did until he developed meningitis last April and died just a few days later. The University of Wisconsin-Madison student was 21 years old.

UW football recruit charged with sexual assault

Police: High school senior allegedly assaulted female student in dorm room

An 18-year-old high school football player being recruited by the University of Wisconsin has been charged with third-degree sexual assault.