Media Watch

Media interviews construction instructor

More coverage of CampBUILD at Madison College’s Commercial Avenue Campus. The Wisconsin State Journal’s “School Spotlight” takes a closer look at the new program, which is designed to get more girls interested in the building trades. Instructor Sandy Thistle was interviewed for the story. Channel 15 is also doing a story today, Aug. 14, which is expected to air at 4 or 5 p.m. In addition, The Isthmus will have an article on CampBUILD this Thursday, Aug. 15.

Published August 14, 2019.

Story about Goodman South Campus impact

President Daniels and Vice President Lucia Nunez did interviews Tuesday, Aug. 13 with students from the Simpson Street Free Press. The students are doing a WORT Radio story about the impact of the new Goodman South Campus. We’re told it will air Tues., Aug. 20 at 6 p.m.

Published August 14, 2019.

Update on 100 Black Men’s Back-to-School Celebration

Madison365 has an update on the recent 100 Black Men’s Back-to-School Celebration at Madison College. Dr. Daniels is quoted in the story. About 1,500 free backpacks full of school supplies were handed out to area kids.

Published August 14, 2019.

College authority celebrates TeKema Balentine

In case you missed it, here’s the link to Vice President Lucia Nunez’s interview with Channel 3 – which took a closer look at the amazing accomplishment of Madison College student TeKema Balentine being crowned Miss Black USA. The Wisconsin State Journal also has a story about TeKema in Tuesday's paper.

Published August 14, 2019.

Local paper features women's soccer team

The women’s soccer team had fun with a team-building exercise at the college’s Challenge Course Monday, Aug. 12. The Wisconsin State Journal stopped by to snap some photos. They’re on the front page of Tuesday, Aug. 13's local/state section of the paper (page A3).

Published August 14, 2019.

Effort to inspire next generation of EMT's

Channel 3 recently did a story about a first-of-its-kind effort between Madison College and the Mount Horeb School District to inspire the next generation of emergency medical technicians.

Published August 14, 2019.

Madison College student becomes new "Miss Black USA"

Nursing student TeKema Balentine is the new “Miss Black USA.” Balentine took home the title last night in Washington, D.C. Vice President Lucia Nunez talked to Channel 3 about what the accomplishment means to the college. The interview is expected to air at 5/6 tonight. The story was also covered by Channel 6 (Milwaukee), Channel 15, Channel 27and Madison365.

Published August 12, 2019.

"Backpack for Success" returns to Madison College

Lots of kids will be ready for the first day of school thanks to the 100 Black Men of Madison’s “Backpack for Success,” which took place at Madison College this past weekend. The event provided back-to-school essentials for families in need. Channel 3, Channel 15andChannel 47 covered the event.

Published August 12, 2019.

Marketing instructor gives back-to-school tips

Marketing Instructor Kristin Uttechdid an interview with Spectrum TV News Monday, Aug. 12, about back-to-school shopping tips. The story is expected to air Wednesday or Thursday.

Published August 12, 2019.

Madison365 highlights college's award recipient

District Board Chair Frances Huntley-Cooper received the “Difference Maker Award” from the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute. The award, which was highlighted in Madison365, recognizes individuals who have served the Madison community in many outstanding ways.

Published August 9, 2019.