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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.

Diversity of UW System president pool questioned

Board of Regents meets Thursday to decide next president

The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System will meet Thursday to select and announce their next president, but now the question about diversity in the selection of candidates is being raised.

Legislator: Regents need to be tax watchdogs

Panel discussed ways to improve relationships between lawmakers, UW System

The leader of the Wisconsin Assembly says University of Wisconsin System regents need to protect taxpayers' money.

Officials say WiscNet Internet service can survive

Officials with the Internet service provider dropped by the University of Wisconsin system say they're confident they can continue serving public schools and libraries despite the loss of 27 percent of its revenue.

Veteran registration bill moves on to state Senate

Bill would give veterans priority in college class registration

The Wisconsin Assembly has approved a bipartisan bill that would give veterans priority over other students when they register for University of Wisconsin System and state technical college classes.