Culver's Scoopie Night supports student nurses

Madison College Student Nurses Association and Culver’s present Scoopie Night at the 4401 Cottage Grove Road restaurant on Tuesday May 21, from 5-8 p.m.

Madison College student nurses will greet patrons, deliver meals and earn 10% of sales to fund conference attendance.

Published April 30, 2019.

Start May with an Evening of Good Taste

An Evening of Good Taste celebrates students of the Culinary and Baking & Decorative Arts programs. The event is Friday, May 3, 5-8 p.m., at the Truax Campus. Proceeds from this student crafted experience support scholarships and experiential learning opportunities. Back the Culinary and Baking programs by enjoying great food, company, wine and beer.

Published April 29, 2019.

TRiO Day is today at Truax Gateway

Students and college employees are invited to the TRiO Day celebration to share a meal with Madison College's TRiO community. The event is Wednesday, May 1, 6-8 p.m., Truax Gateway. This celebration recognizes transferring and graduating TRiO students along with college employees who have helped these students meet academic and personal goals.

Those interested can RSVP by email. TRiO thanks everyone for their generous support.

Published April 29, 2019. Updated May 1, 2019.

Fort Atkinson Campus hosts blood drive May 2

Madison College employees, students, and surrounding community members can give back this spring by donating blood. The Fort Atkinson Campus will host a BloodCenter of Wisconsin Blood Drive on Thursday, May 2, from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.  

The BloodCenter of Wisconsin is the sole provider of blood material for local health care in Jefferson County, including Fort Memorial Hospital.

To make an appointment, call 877-232-4376 or schedule online. Donors should bring a photo ID with their birth date listed on it along with them.

All attempting donors will receive a coupon for four free passes to Mount Olympus Outdoor Waterpark, while supplies last.     


Published April 26, 2019. Updated May 1, 2019.

Students and employees invited to campus cookouts

Students and college employees are invited to the 2019 Campus Cookouts. Please inform students that they only need to bring their One Card. Hosted by Vice President Howard Spearman and Student Life, the cookouts occur at the metro campuses for these dates:

  • All cookouts are from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 30, Downtown Campus Patio or cafeteria (if indoors)
  • Thursday, May 2, Truax Campus - Outside of Health Bldg. or Atrium Café (if indoors)
  • Tuesday, May 7, South Campus - Landing area or in lounge area (if indoors)
  • Wednesday, May 8, Commercial Ave. Campus - Lawn or Student Lounge (if indoors)
  • Check regional campus calendars for end of year celebrations

Published April 26, 2019. Updated April 29, 2019.

Baking students sell Cake by the Slice May 8

Cake by the Slice is an opportunity to purchase different types of cake made by the Baking and Decorative Arts students. This year’s event will be held Wednesday, May 8, in front of The Bakery with a new time of 12:30-1:30 p.m. Also new this year will be decorated cakes for silent auction.

Published April 26, 2019.

Technology Services offers new portal

 Technology Services has a new ServiceNow Service Portal, where employees may access a variety of common Help Desk services:

  • Create incidents and/or make requests for common services
  • Read Frequently Asked Questions in knowledge articles
  • Chat with the Help Desk directly
  • See information about your open ServiceNow incidents and requests

The Service Portal will be a point of entry into the evolving Technology Services Service Catalog.

Published April 26, 2019. Updated April 30, 2019.

Student Development adjusts hours May 17

Student Development & Retention Services (Truax Campus) will open at 1 p.m. with services until 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 17. This includes Career & Employment Services and the TRiO Office.

Published April 26, 2019.

Intra-campus mail delivery schedule changes

With the upcoming closure of the Downtown Campus, a new mail delivery route with new arrival and departure times is being established. There will be only one mail run per day in the city of Madison. This includes one delivery and pick up from Financial Resources/Foundation Center.

Effective May 20, the delivery driver will depart the Truax Campus at 10 a.m. Stops will be as follows with an estimated time of arrival at each campus. Please be sure all mail is in the designated area 15 minutes prior to the estimated arrival time to ensure pickup that day.

  1. Health Bldg — 10:05 a.m.
  2. Protective Services — 10:15 a.m.
  3. South Madison Campus – 10:40 a.m.
  4. West Campus — 11:10 a.m.
  5. Commercial Ave — 11:35 a.m.
  6. Financial Resources/Foundation Center — 11:45 a.m.
  7. Back to Truax — Noon

As this school year comes to a close, faculty and staff are asked to please be sure to stop and clear out all mail from their mailboxes and to pick up any packages. Also, round up any empty inter-office envelopes and return them to the Mail Center at Truax, Room B1253, so they can be redistributed. 

Faculty and staff relocating from Downtown or South Madison Campuses: Be sure that your supervisor or manager completes a Move Request via SharePoint to ensure that mail and packages get delivered to you at the correct location and avoid delays. You must login to SharePoint. The link is:

Any questions, feel free to call Receiving and Mail Services at 608.246.6305 or email .


Published April 26, 2019.

What's for lunch?

Here's what the Atrium Cafe will be serving April 29-May 3.

Monday: Nacho-palooza! with assorted toppings

Tuesday: Country-fried steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, vegetable, biscuit

Wednesday: Fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, vegetable, biscuit

Thursday: Beef stroganoff, egg noodles, vegetable, roll

Friday: Beer-battered cod, fries, coleslaw, roll


Published April 26, 2019.