University of Wisconsin–Madison

UW students carry load of Walker’s budget cuts

UW System President Kevin Reilly and CEOs from System campuses — including UW-Madison Interim Chancellor David Ward — say students will suffer the unintended consequences of budget lapses that weigh disproportionately on UW campuses. They say: “There is still time to reconsider the methodology behind this midyear budget lapse and redress its inequities. By doing so, state leaders can send a message to all UW students and their families that higher education is a higher priority in Wisconsin.” Read their Milwaukee Journal Sentinel column.