Media Watch

College advisor makes list of most influential black leaders

Career and Employment Services Advisor Armaad “Jamaal” Eubanks is included in Madison365’s list of Wisconsin’s 42 most influential black leaders.


Published December 17, 2018.

Instructor does double duty with News 3

Social Media Instructor Steve Noll is doing a live studio interview with Channel 3 on cell phone tracking. The interview is scheduled for 6:15 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 19. Noll is also taping a second interview with Channel 3 on Facebook privacy settings, which is expected to air in January.

Wisconsin Radio Network also talked to Noll Monday afternoon about a new report on Russian disinformation during the 2016 election.


Published December 17, 2018.

Cap Times, Madison365 features Ananda Mirilla

Madison College District Board Trustee Ananda Mirilli is featured in the Cap Times and Madison365. Mirilli is running for a seat on the Madison School Board this spring. She wants to focus on the opportunity gap and school safety.

Published December 14, 2018.

Channel 3 reports on STEM Academy partnership

Madison College’s new STEM Academy partnership with the Madison Metropolitan School District is getting some attention. Channel 3 stopped by the Truax Campus Wednesday to learn about the dual enrollment program that’s designed to get more high school students interested in STEM careers. STEM Center Director Kevin Mirus was interviewed for the story, which was scheduled to air at 4, 5, 6 and 10 p.m.


Published December 14, 2018.

Trustee Ananda Mirilli takes on additional role

Madison College District Board Trustee Ananda Mirilli is the new president of the Latino Education Council.

Mirilli told Madison365 that she’s “looking forward to working with local Dane County officials in the education system to enhance our Latino youths and their families’ experiences.” 

Published December 12, 2018.

Community College Entrepreneurship highlights Madison College

Provost Turina Bakken, Associate Vice President Bryan Woodhouse and Small Business Entrepreneurship instructor Jill Huizenga were interviewed for a story in the fall/winter issue of Community College Entrepreneurship that highlights the college’s efforts to increase entrepreneurship in the district. The article takes a closer look at the Chef Series, Fountain Prairie Farm and the Madison College Challenge. Sorry, the story is only available to NACCE members.

Published December 12, 2018.

Channel 3 doing story on Early STEM Academy

Channel 3 stopped by the Truax Campus Wednesday morning for a story about the college’s Early STEM Academy partnership with the Madison Metropolitan School District. The dual enrollment program is designed to get more high school students interested in STEM careers. 

Published December 12, 2018.

News 3 interviews risk management instructor

Channel 3 stopped by the Truax Campus to talk with Risk Management Instructor Scott Kowalski, about the importance of reviewing health insurance coverage. The story is in response to a woman who was denied an out-of-state lifesaving operation. The special report aired Thursday, Dec. 13, 10 p.m.

Published December 10, 2018. Updated December 14, 2018.

Biotech instructor appears on Channel 15 News

DNA kits are a popular gift this holiday season, but should customers be concerned about privacy issues? Channel 15 turns to Biotechnology instructor Dr. Tom Tubon, to help answer that question. 

Published December 10, 2018.

Alumna featured in UW-Madison news

Alumna JoAnn Brink is featured on UW-Madison’s news webpage. Brink is preparing to receive a bachelor’s degree in nursing – a journey that took 20 years.


Published December 7, 2018.