Media Watch

News channel interviews cybersecurity instructor

Mike Masino, cybersecurity instructor, was interviewed by WMTV Channel 15 News for a story about a recent ransomware case targeting dental offices. The story will air at 6 p.m. today.

Published August 30, 2019.

Local media publishes about Goodman South Campus

Madison College’s new Goodman South Campus is featured on the Sept. 29 front page of the Wisconsin State Journal. President Daniels and Tina Ahedo, Goodman South Campus dean, were interviewed for the story. The Capital Times also reported on the opening of the new campus covering the preview tour. 

Channel 3, Channel 47 and the Kenosha News did sneak peek stories about this big event for the college.

Published August 30, 2019.

Board member will moderate leadership panel

Wisconsin Leadership Summit announced in Madison365 that Shiva Bidar, member of the Madison College District Board, will moderate a panel at the upcoming Summit. The panel is titled “Together We Stand: Building Community Across Ethnic Lines.”

Published August 30, 2019.

Madison365 publishes about Re-entry Services Fair

Madison College representatives participated in a re-entry services fair for inmates re-entering the community. The event was covered by Madison365 and hosted by Madison-area Urban Ministry.

Published August 30, 2019.

IT Department Chair shares about cybersecurity careers

IT Department Chair Ken McCullough was recently interviewed by the Wisconsin Technical College System for the Making Futures blog that’s promoting careers in cybersecurity. Matters will communicate when the interview is posted.

Published August 30, 2019.

CampBUILD receives more media coverage

More media coverage for CampBUILD. Instructor Sandy Thistle recently did a live interview with WORT Radio about the new camp, which is helping to get more girls interested in the building trades.

Published August 28, 2019.

Instructor organizes fundraiser

Cosmetology Instructor Jeff Patterson organized a free back-to-school haircut event, Sunday, Aug. 25, at the Alliant Energy Center, which also raised scholarship money for two young barbers who will be attending Madison College. The story is on the front page of today’s Wisconsin State Journal. It was also picked up by Madison365, Channel 3, Channel 15 and Channel 27.

Published August 26, 2019.

Madison College takes part in Fast Forward grant

Madison365 has a closer look at Madison College’s participation in a $63,000 Wisconsin Fast Forward grant, which will help pay for the continued education of about a dozen Dane County and Centro Hispano staff members. The goal is to give workers of color more opportunities for career advancement.


Published August 26, 2019.

Instructor discusses Madison College camp

In case you missed it, here’s the link to the Spectrum TV News story about Madison College’s “Learning to Learning” Camp. Instructor Tami Ericksen was interviewed for the story.


Published August 26, 2019.

Graduates, instructors featured by Sun Prairie Star

Nursing assistant graduates at the Fort Atkinson campus are featured in the current Sun Prairie Star. Instructors Ellen Haines and Deborah Scullin are included in the story.


Published August 26, 2019.