Tag Archives: Rebecca Blank

UW-Madison planning hybrid courses for 2020-2021 school year.

The University is planning a mix of online and in-person classes based upon what can be administered safely under COVID-19. Photo: college.library, licensed under creative commons. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman The UW-Madison plans to conduct hybrid courses not … Read More >

UW faculty to weather furloughs, paycuts over COVID-19 losses.

Officials ordered most UW employees to take three or six furlough days while the Chancellor and vice-chancellors also received pay cuts. Photo: Phil Roeder, licensed under Creative Commons. Author: Sam Buisman UW Madison faculty will suffer mandatory furloughs and pay … Read More >

Foxconn Announces $100 Million Partnership with UW-Madison

Author: Will Kenneally The technology company Foxconn announced it will give UW-Madison $100 million–the largest donation in university history for a research partner–for what the company said will be “engineering and innovation research.” The donation coincides with the … Read More >