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Should Wisconsin’s school voucher program be expanded even further?

Despite the big-money propaganda machine that is pushing school voucher expansion, Wisconsinites know that public schools are the heart and soul of our communities. We know we can’t afford to fund two separate school systems, particularly when one is run for private profit. And over time we’ve seen that voucher school students perform no better — and sometimes much worse — than students at neighboring public schools.

The 25 Most Influential People in Greater Madison

When we undertook our Most Influential project, our staff wanted to identify people in the community who fly under the radar, in addition to those whose influence is rather obvious. For this, our inaugural Most Influential presentation, we focused on more recent impact. A variety of nominees have demonstrated influence, in a variety of endeavors, over the past decade, or during the course of their entire lifetimes. But at the risk of sounding crass, this year’s approach is more about the following question: What have you done for us lately?

Career Boost: UW's Flexible Option aids working professionals

Career Boost: UW's Flexible Option aids working professionals

Oceans of ink have been dedicated to news stories critiquing the number of hours Americans spend at work, and a forest’s worth of pulp has been devoted to jeremiads describing the woes that await any young worker who tries to make his or her way in the world without a bachelor’s degree.

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IBTV Coffee Break: University of Wisconsin School of Business Dean François Ortalo-Magné

IBTV Coffee Break: University of Wisconsin School of Business Dean François Ortalo-Magné

This week, IBTV interviews François Ortalo-Magné, the dean of the School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He shares his perspectives on the school's programs, degrees, and facilities and discusses how the school interacts with the business community at the local, national, and international levels.

IBTV Coffee Break: Kirby Davidson, Graduate School of Banking

IBTV Coffee Break: Kirby Davidson, Graduate School of Banking

This week, IBTV takes a look at the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin Madison in thie interview with Kirby Davidson, President and CEO.

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