Category Archives: Blog

UW-Madison to offer grading accommodations due to COVID-19.

Students will have the option of choosing special grades that do not affect their GPAs. Photo: Bascom Hall photo by Phil Roeder and the online text of Provost Karl Scholz. Author: Sam Buisman UW-Madison announced grading accommodations for students disrupted … Read More >

Watchdogs warn of price gouging as COVID-19 spreads.

Watchdogs are suggesting that consumers watch the prices they’re being charged for sanitation and healthcare goods. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman Consumer watchdogs are warning Wisconsinites of coronavirus-related price gouging. In a press release, the Better Business Bureau reported … Read More >

Reflecting on Angel Olsen’s All Mirrors

By Riley Younger Angel Olsen tackles themes of love, taking a chance on it, losing it and expressing it on her fifth studio album, All Mirrors. The St. Louis native is known for her fluid and lyrically thoughtful melodies coupled … Read More >

UWPD investigating double homicide in UW Arboretum.

Two bodies found in the UW Arboretum on Tuesday morning sparked a homicide investigation. Arboretum photo: Bryce Richter, licensed under Creative Commons. Author: Sam Buisman UW Police opened a homicide investigation after finding two bodies in the UW Arboretum on … Read More >

Governor: Wisconsin COVID-19 cases will peak in two weeks.

Governor Tony Evers and the Department of Health Services held a press conference on COVID-19. Video still courtesy of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, public domain. Author: Sam Buisman Governor Tony Evers gives an expected timeline of the coronavirus … Read More >