Mayor Paul Soglin and Dane County Executive Joe Parisi are vowing additional funding in their 2019 budgets to build on recent initiatives.
Two teachers from Middleton and Sun Prairie have been named recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Scientists have long sought to explain what propels high-energy particles, known as neutrinos, through the universe. A UW-Madison-led team and an observation station in Antarctica helped crack the century-old mystery.
An international team of scientists led by University of Wisconsin-Madison physics professor Francis Halzen and other UW researchers identified a blazar as the first known cosmic source for a neutrino detected September 22, 2017, marking the latest astronomical breakthrough for the IceCube N…
"To not remove this name is to condone an ongoing historical wrong," Rena Yehuda Newman said.
The number of school safety grants awarded by the Wisconsin Department of Justice is close to 300 school districts and private schools with the awarding of 40 grants on Tuesday.
The longtime director of the UW-Madison Biotechnology Center is stepping down to concentrate on genomic science.
Three Clinton High School students had faced possible felony charges after what was intended to be a senior prank sent some to the hospital, the District Attorney's Office said.
The Middleton-Cross Plains School District received a $220,000 school safety grant Monday, the largest amount for 13 area school districts and private schools receiving grants in the latest round of recipients announced by the attorney general.
Bucky Badger wasn't always Bucky. And he wasn't always huggable, either. Scroll on for a history in photographs of one of the best mascots in college athletics.
For some, a summer drama program is about learning life skills. For others, it is also a place to find their people and nurture their passion.
The revocation of teacher licenses spiked under state superintendent and Democratic candidate for governor Tony Evers shortly after Republicans accused him of being soft on educators guilty of improper and immoral conduct.
Madison police said that two Kappa Sigma members were also ticketed for disorderly conduct in the incident that happened at the fraternity's house Saturday.
There may be little impact in Wisconsin, however.
Wisconsin teachers pay about 12 percent of their health care premiums, on average.
From famous scientists to accomplished actors and politicians, many notable people graduated or attended UW-Madison. Here's a sampling.
Jr. STEM: Aviation Week camp is run by Engineering for Kids of Dane County in partnership with Rockin’ Jump Trampoline Park in Madison.
The state's funding formula weighs in favor of low-wealth districts, and Madison property values remain high compared to the rest of the state.
The University of Wisconsin System plans to merge its 13 two-year campuses with seven of its four-year colleges received approval from its accreditation agency.
The state attorney general announced a new edition of the growing list of schools and school districts that were awarded safety improvement grants.
The new director of the Space Science and Engineering Center at UW-Madison won't have to go far to get to his new office.
The budget increases base wages for teachers and some employees by 2.13 percent, up from an initially proposed 0.5 percent pay bump.
Schools bracing for the next mass shooting are hoping the technology will lead to faster response times when there's an active shooter.
UW-Stevens Point received an "unsatisfactory" rating on an audit of its bank account management and oversight presented to the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents this month. The report detailed a failure to complete the reconciliation of UWSP’s general fund since 2012.
The Salvation Army Summer Camp is trying to reverse students' “summer brain drain.”