Media Watch

Madison365 honors Joe Maldonado

Instructor Joe Maldonado was named one of Wisconsin’s most powerful Latinos by Madison365. Maldonado teaches a six-week course to help people transition from correctional institutions to college and careers. 


Published August 20, 2018.

Boys and Girls Club opening skilled trade center

Madison College is mentioned in a Madison365 story about the Boys and Girls Club opening a skilled trades center.


Published August 20, 2018.

Way and Lester interviewed by Channel 15

Channel 15 stopped by the Truax Campus Aug. 16 to interview Associate Dean Randy Way about why the investigation is taking so long. Channel 15 also interviewed Insurance Instructor Martha Lester about what’s covered and what’s not in these types of accidents. The story aired Aug. 16. 

Published August 17, 2018.

Fort Atkinson nursing assistants graduate

The Watertown Daily Times posted a photo of the recent nursing assistant graduates from the Fort Atkinson Campus.


Published August 17, 2018. Updated August 20, 2018.

Cory Barr memorial fund assists firefighting students

Madison College was mentioned on Channel 15, Aug. 14 for a story about a fire academy memorial fund that has been set up to honor Cory Barr – the firefighter who was killed in the  Sun Prairie explosion. The academy allows high school students to gain college credits while pursuing their firefighting certification.


Published August 15, 2018.

Madison College board trustee is a political pioneer

Madison College Board Trustee Frances Huntley-Cooper was recently featured in Madison365. The story highlights Huntley-Cooper being the only African American to be elected mayor in Wisconsin.

Published August 15, 2018.

Walz talks opportunities in clean energy

Dr. Ken Walz, who oversees the college’s renewable energy certification program, was interviewed by the Cap Times for a story about clean energy jobs in Wisconsin.


Published August 15, 2018.

Year 23 of backpack giveaway held at Truax

Channel 3, Channel 15Channel 27, Isthmus and Magic 98 did stories about the 100 Black Men of Madison’s free backpack giveaway at Madison College on Aug. 11.


Published August 15, 2018.

Fort Atkinson meeting need for nursing assistants

The Watertown Daily Times published a photo of the latest nursing assistant graduates from the Fort Atkinson campus. 


Published August 15, 2018.

Radio station to interview construction instructor

Construction and Remodeling instructor Allie Berenyi was interviewed by Wisconsin Public Radio on Wednesday, Aug. 15 at 3:45 p.m. Berenyi discussed how building homes has changed over the past 50 years.


Published August 14, 2018. Updated August 17, 2018.