Media Watch

Instructor to be interviewed by TVW

Construction and Remodeling instructor Sandy Thistle is doing an interview with TVW (a partner of Channel 3) on Thursday, July 25. The interview will be part of the Wisconsin Women show and will focus on CampBUILD for girls and women in the trades.

Published July 8, 2019.

Campus manager featured in Reedsburg media story

Campus Manager Linda Spencer was mentioned in a recent story by the Reedsburg Times-Press about the new Reedsburg Young Professionals group. One of the group’s goals is to give back to the community through fundraising and volunteering.

Published July 5, 2019.

Study conducted at Madison College included in article

Madison College was mentioned in a recent Wisconsin State Journal article about a new software platform for stem cell researchers. A small-scale study funded by the National Institutes of Health was conducted at the college.


Published July 3, 2019.

Instructors featured in local story

Instructors Andrea Jaquish and Stephanie Haslerare featured in the Reedsburg Times-Press for a story about a new business that’s hoping to improve communication between English and non-English speaking residents of Reedsburg.

Published July 3, 2019.

Update on 2007 fatal hit-and-run of MATC student

The Wisconsin State Journal recently had an update on the man sentenced in the hit-and-run death of a Madison College student back in 2007. Lucas Peerenboom was killed after being struck by a car driven by Felix Romero-Ocotl – who remained a fugitive for more than 11 years until his arrest last year.

Published July 1, 2019.

Channel 27 covers new program at Mount Horeb

Madison College has partnered with the Mount Horeb Fire Department to help train high school students who are interested in becoming emergency medical technicians. The pilot program will begin this fall. Channel 27 recently took a closer look at the training.

Published July 1, 2019.

MATC GED graduate featured on local news story

Madison College GED graduate Maria Bustamante was recently featured on Spectrum TV News. Maria is a former migrant worker who overcame many obstacles in her life to get her degree. She’s now taking Cosmetology classes at the college.

Published July 1, 2019.

Media covers Boys and Girls Club College event

Coverage of the Boys and Girls Club College Signing Day in Capital City Hues included remarks from Dr. Daniels and a photo of him.

Published June 28, 2019.

Madison College District Board member wins award

Madison Magazine and Madison365 recently announced winners of the annual M List awards including Shiva Bidar-Sielaff, Madison College District Board member. She is also chief diversity officer at UW Health and president of the Madison Common Council. Award winners were selected for their innovative contributions to diversity and inclusion.



Published June 28, 2019.

Channel 15 mentions Madison College student

WMTV Channel 15 announced Madison College student Carolyn Kosabucki received the Rising Star Student award from Destination Madison at its annual awards night for hospitality and tourism employees.


Published June 26, 2019.