Media Watch

Media covers faculty member who drowned in Wisconsin River

It is a sad day at Madison College. Over the weekend longtime instructor Kou Her drowned in the Wisconsin River after attempting to rescue his children.

Academic Advancement Dean Chris Vandall talked Monday, July 15 about the loss with Channel 3, Channel 15, Channel 27 and Madison365. Vandall is also being interviewed by Spectrum TV News this afternoon. TV stations in La Crosse, Milwaukee and Wausau also picked up the story.

Links to media publications are below:

Channel 3

Channel 15

Channel 27

Channel 47

WIBA Radio

Wisconsin state Journal 


The family has started a GoFundMe as a memorial to Kou Her. 

Published July 16, 2019.