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Walker holds Foxconn roundtable in Green Bay

Gov. Walker was in Green Bay Wednesday to discuss Foxconn and how it would be beneficial for northeast Wisconsin. Members from the Greater Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, area technical colleges, business leaders and representatives from the University of Wisconsin System were in attendance, including UW System President Ray Cross. > Fox 11 WLUK

UW tenured professor fired

Trigger warning: sexual harassment and vulgar/racist language included.

In an unprecedented turn of events, the UW fired microbiology professor Michael Katze after two investigations into his misuse of university funds and sexual harassment. 23 more words

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Sen. Stroebel: UW should cut 'low-demand' programs to produce more engineers for Foxconn

UW System campuses should beef up their engineering programs to train workers for a planned Foxconn facility in southeastern Wisconsin by cutting funding for less popular programs — not by asking the state for more money — State Sen. 9 more words

2 UW Rowers Charged With Sharing Sexually Explicit Images

SEATTLE (AP) – Two now-former members of the University of Washington men’s rowing team are facing charges for allegedly distributing images of them having sex with intoxicated female students. 124 more words

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So, I paint rocks..!

I joined a rock painting/hiding group at the beginning of the summer. I didn’t really think too much of it, maybe it would be fun to see what other people were painting. 566 more words

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UW-Madison looking to score with Foxconn on research initiatives

UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank had a two-part pitch for Foxconn executives earlier this month: one, the UW could play an important role in training workers for Foxconn’s facility, and two, its status as a research powerhouse in medicine and engineering could boost the company’s ambitions in the field of medical imaging. > Wisconsin State Journal

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University of Washington (visited 6/22/17)

This is a huge school in both population and physical size, “but a fun fact – you’re never more than 2 minutes away from a cup of coffee!” said one of the tour guides. 794 more words

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