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Letter to the Editor: Budget cuts put paychecks over higher education

March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 I am writing this letter because I have been encouraged by colleagues to keep writing in hopes that there will be changes in the future. I tried to think about what would be best to write about, but any topic is too great to be truly comprehended in one short letter. The complexities of every i...

Budget 101: The lowdown on everything budget related and how it will affect UW-Whitewater

February 25, 2015

  Feb. 25, 2015 By Alexandria Zamecnik   Three weeks after Gov. Scott Walker proposed his 2015-17 biennium budget and the UW System is still unsure about its future. Numbers have been thrown around and ideas have been proposed about how UW-Whitewater will make up for the lost funding. Chancellor...

Student leaders from different organizations weigh in on 2015-2017 biennial budget

February 11, 2015

  Feb. 11, 2015 By Michael Riley and Alexandria Zamecnik   As the campus struggles to understand what will happen next in regards to Governor Scott Walker's $300 million budget cut to the UW-System, the Royal Purple asked student leaders on campus their thoughts on the cuts. Vice chairm...

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