Media Watch

Dr. Daniels speaks with State Journal

President Daniels was interviewed by the Wisconsin State Journal about a proposed state budget plan that would pump millions of additional dollars into the technical college system. Dr. Daniels says the extra money would help the college expand dual-credit course offerings for high school students and increase capacity for high-demand apprenticeship programs.


Published May 17, 2019.

Madison365 features graduate

Madison365 has a preview story of Madison College graduate Ousman Darboe, who will speak at the Spring Commencement Friday, May 17. Darboe fled his tiny African country of Gambia and came to the United States by himself. Darboe has been very active on campus and is the student representative on the District Board.


Published May 17, 2019.

Madison College's Pitch competition draws media attention

HNG News has a feature story about the Madison College Pitch competition for young entrepreneurs. Camille Simmons, a Monona Grove High School sophomore, earned the $500 top prize.

The Waterloo/Marshall Courier also posted an article about the competition (second story down).


Published May 17, 2019.

Madison365 previews African American Student Recognition Program

Dr. Howard Spearman, vice president of Student Affairs, will be on hand for the African American Student Recognition Program that will be held at Madison College next month. Madison365 posted a preview of the event.

Published May 15, 2019.

Nursing instructor honored

Stacy Zobel was selected the 2019 Distinguished Teacher of the Year for Madison College’s regional campuses. Zobel teaches nursing fundamentals and nursing skills at the Reedsburg campus. Her story was featured in the Reedsburg Times-Press.

Published May 15, 2019.

Ag instructor writes story for Agri-View

Agriculture instructor Randy Zogbaum recently wrote a story for Agri-View about soil health. Zogbaum is also scheduled to be interviewed Thursday, May 16, by agricultural reporter Pam Jahnke. No word yet on when the interview will run.



Published May 15, 2019.

Madison College graduate honored by State Journal

Madison College nursing grad Jackie Johnson-Kruse was honored by the Wisconsin State Journal as one of the top 10 nurses in the Madison Area. Her story was featured in a special health care insert in Sunday’s paper.



Published May 13, 2019. Updated May 15, 2019.

From high school dropout to college grad

The Wisconsin State Journal just posted a story about non-traditional student Nicholas Jackson who dropped out of Madison College and later reapplied and earned an “A” in all of his classes. He’s graduating from UW-Madison on Saturday.


Published May 13, 2019.

Spectrum TV News covers award-winning sisters

Matters now has the link to the Spectrum TV News story about sisters Mary (left) and Ann Marie Loeser, who are both graduating from the Cosmetology program on Friday. The pair recently took part in the state SkillsUSA competition. Mary, 24, took gold and will move on to the national competition in Kentucky next month. Ann Marie, 32, won the bronze medal.

Published May 13, 2019.

High school students commit to skilled trades

The Baraboo News Republic recently posted a story about high school seniors who have signed a letter of intent to pursue a skilled trade after graduation. One of the students, Jayden Parchem, plans to attend Madison College this fall.


Published May 13, 2019.