Newsmakers: DEI and Academic Freedom on Campus with Rep. Murphy

Republican Representative Dave Murphy of Greenville has, for several years now, been leading the debate on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and academic freedom on the Universities of Wisconsin campuses. Early in 2024, he continues to challenge the system in his role as chair of the Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities. On February 5, 2024, WisconsinEye’s […]

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Newsmakers: DEI and Academic Freedom on Campus with Rep. Murphy

Republican Representative Dave Murphy of Greenville has, for several years now, been leading the debate on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and academic freedom on the Universities of Wisconsin campuses. Early in 2024, he continues to challenge the system in his role as chair of the Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities. On February 5, 2024, WisconsinEye’s […]

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Senate Committee on Universities and Revenue

On December 5, 2023, the Senate Committee on Universities and Revenue held a public hearing on the following: Senate Bill 398: a tax credit for transportation services for blind workers Senate Bill 351: creating a sales and use tax exemption for the sale of certain memberships to a real estate broker. Senate Bill 571 / […]

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Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities

On October 26, 2023, the Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities held a public hearing on the following: Assembly Bill 551: freedom of speech and of the press in school-sponsored media Assembly Bill 553: free speech and academic freedom at University of Wisconsin System institutions and technical colleges, due process in disciplinary proceedings at University […]

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Newsmakers: UW System and Technical Colleges in the Biennial Budget

In the midst of declining enrollment, Wisconsin’s higher education institutions are making the case for increasing their operating budgets and student aid, saying additional funding is crucial to building Wisconsin’s workforce and essential for the health of the economy. On May 15, 2023, WisconsinEye’s Newsmakers host Lisa Pugh was joined by President of the Wisconsin […]

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Newsmakers: UW System and Technical Colleges in the Biennial Budget

In the midst of declining enrollment, Wisconsin’s higher education institutions are making the case for increasing their operating budgets and student aid, saying additional funding is crucial to building Wisconsin’s workforce and essential for the health of the economy. On May 15, 2023, WisconsinEye’s Newsmakers host Lisa Pugh was joined by President of the Wisconsin […]

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Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities

On May 11, 2023, the Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities held an informational hearing on how the lack of free speech and intellectual diversity on college campuses affects the quality of higher education featuring the following speakers: Jay Rothman – President, University of Wisconsin System Daniel Hughes – Student, Medical College of Wisconsin Michael […]

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Institute for Citizenship and Civil Dialogue: Fostering Marketplace of Ideas Panel

On April 21, 2023, the University of Wisconsin’s Wisconsin Institute for Citizenship and Civil Dialogue hosted a panel discussion at UW-Milwaukee at Waukesha on the First Amendment, civil dialogue, and creating a marketplace of ideas at our public universities. Panelists: Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester Sen. Chris Larson, D-Milwaukee Joe Cohn, Legislative and Policy Director […]

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Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities

On April 20, 2023, at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire, the Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities held an informational hearing on free speech and intellectual diversity on college campuses affects the quality of higher education. The committee will also examine the UW System Student Views on Freedom of Speech Survey featuring the […]

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Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities

On April 6, 2023, the Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities will hold an informational hearing on how free speech and intellectual diversity on college campuses affects the quality of higher education featuring the following speakers: Dr. Jacqueline Pfeffer – Merrill Director, Campus Free Expression Project, Bipartisan Policy Center Dr. Joe Heim – Professor Emeritus […]

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PROFS/ASPRO Campus Speech Forum: How Free is Speech on Campus?

On February 22, 2023, PROFS and ASPRO (Academic Staff Professionals Organization) hosted a forum on free speech. Panelists include: University of Wisconsin System President Jay Rothman State Senator Rachael Cabral-Guevara (R-Appleton) UW-Madison Political Science Professor Howard Schweber UW-Madison Political Science Professor Alex Tahk

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