Charles McDowell, vice president for Human Resources

Work week changes starting Jan. 1

November 19, 2014

The college is changing the standard work week to 40 hours as of Jan. 1, 2015. Full-time employees who currently work 38.75 hours per week should plan for a 40-hour work schedule.

Happy Thanksgiving

Madison College Thanksgiving Holiday closure

November 19, 2014

All services, campuses and district buildings will be closed Thursday, Nov. 27 thru Sunday, Nov. 30 in observance of Thanksgiving and will resume on Monday, Dec. 1.


Media Watch

Criminal Justice Chair Brian Landers

Brian Landers talks to Channel 3

November 19, 2014

Channel 3 stopped by the Protective Services Building to talk to Criminal Justice Chair Brian Landers about what law enforcement students can learn from the Ferguson shooting incident.

The new business incubator helps businesses that are starting.

Jeff Noble talks about Portage new business incubator

November 19, 2014

Madison College played an important role in the development of a new business incubator in Portage. Instructor Jeff Noble was recently interviewed by the Portage Daily Register about the 33,000 square-foot incubator.

Early Thanksgiving sales may impact Black Friday.

Betty Hurd discusses early Thanksgiving sales

November 19, 2014

Betty Hurd is talking to Channel 15 and the Wisconsin Radio Network tomorrow about how the early Thanksgiving sales may be taking some of the spark out of the biggest shopping day of the year.

Question of the Week

This week, Digital Badge Director Lesley Voigt talked to the Matters team about digital badges and how they can be use.

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