Media Watch

TV, radio stations report on solar panel project

Work has begun on Madison College’s $2.3 million solar energy system. Once fully installed, it will be the largest rooftop photovoltaic system in Wisconsin. The project is expected to save the college more than $200,000 a year in electricity costs. Madison College’s  Dr. Ken Walz did interviews Wednesday, June 13 about the solar project with Channel 3 (1:06 on timeline), Channel 15 (:28 on timeline), Channel 27 and Wisconsin Radio Network.

Published June 15, 2018.

Lake Mills Leader writes about nursing assistants

The Lake Mills Leader published a story about the latest nursing assistant graduates at the Fort Atkinson Campus.

Published June 15, 2018.

Media outlets cover groundbreaking

Monday’s Goodman South Campus groundbreaking ceremony attracted a lot of media attention. Here are the links:

Cap Times


WIBA Radio’s live interview with President Daniels (:45 on audio timeline)

Channel 3 (Neil Heinen editorial)

Channel 3

Channel 15 (1:02 on video timeline)

Channel 19 (La Crosse)

Channel 27

Channel 47 (1:04 on video timeline) 


Published June 13, 2018.

Watertown newspaper features nursing assistants

Eleven nursing assistants recently completed their training at the Watertown Campus. They are featured in the Watertown Daily Times.

Published June 13, 2018.

Madison College highlighted on business' web page

Madison College is highlighted on the Global Finishing Solutions web page for partnering with DECO Tools to create a specialized painting application that protects the 85 Buckys that are now on parade throughout Dane County.

Published June 13, 2018.

Madison 365 promotes Juneteenth Poetry Slam

Madison365 promoted the college’s Juneteenth Poetry Slam at the South Campus. The slam runs from 6-9 p.m. on June 15. The theme will be “the resilience of a people.”

Published June 13, 2018.

Madison College grad featured in Capital City Hues

Madison College grad Katrina Willis is featured in the current issue of the Capital City Hues. Katrina recently received her degree in the Medical Administrative Professional program. 

Published June 11, 2018. Updated June 13, 2018.

WIBA Radio to interview President Daniels

President Daniels is doing a live interview with WIBA Radio at 7:30 a.m. Monday, June 11 to talk about the new South Campus and the groundbreaking ceremony later in the day.

Channel 27 (:55 on video timeline), Channel 3 and Channel 47 have also recently done preview stories about Monday’s groundbreaking.

Published June 8, 2018.

Reimer discusses worker shortage in trade industries

Dean  Denise Reimer was interviewed for a story about how the trade industries are struggling to find workers. The report appears in both the Reedsburg Times-Press and the Sauk Prairie Eagle.


Published June 8, 2018.

Battered Bucky is back

Remember the Bucky “Sunburst’ statue that someone unfortunately vandalized at James Madison Park? Well, he’s back. The artist repaired him in a warehouse at Madison College. Channel 3 and Channel 47 aired stories about the repair work. You can see all the Buckys (including Madison College’s Bot and Grow) at Bucky on Parade.


Published June 8, 2018.