Media Watch

Facutly member receives appointment from Governor

Gov. Tony Evers has appointed Instructor Brenda Yaskal to the vacant district attorney position in Columbia County. Evers says “Yaskal is a seasoned criminal prosecutor who will bring more than a decade of experience with her to this important position.” You can read more about the appointment in the Portage Daily Register.

Published May 29, 2019.

Athlete featured in Wisconsin State Journal

Madison College Baseball Player Marquis Reuter was recently featured in the Wisconsin State Journal. Reuter was named the MVP of the Region IV tournament and is now setting his sights on the NJCAA Division II World Series in Enid, Oklahoma.

Published May 29, 2019.

Downtown Campus covered by media

The Wisconsin State Journal is scheduled to stop by the Downtown Campus on Thursday to do a story about the building’s closure. We’ll keep you updated on when the article will run.

Published May 22, 2019.

Instructor interviewed by Sun Prairie Media

Continuing Education Instructor Kay-Tee Olds recently did a Facebook Live interview with Sun Prairie Media. Olds talked about the college’s Food Truck program. The interview begins at -57:29 on the video timeline.

Published May 22, 2019.

Channel 27 News covers WolfPack baseball

The WolfPack baseball team has qualified for the NJCAA Division II World Series in Oklahoma. The team has won its last 11 games and was crowned Region IV champs this past weekend. Channel 27 has more on the WolfPack’s big win.

Published May 20, 2019.

Update on Downtown Campus plans

The Wisconsin State Journal has an update on redevelopment plans for the Downtown Campus. Drury Southwest, which has leased the site from the college, hopes to begin construction on a 320-room hotel in July.

Published May 20, 2019.

Dr. Daniels speaks with State Journal

President Daniels was interviewed by the Wisconsin State Journal about a proposed state budget plan that would pump millions of additional dollars into the technical college system. Dr. Daniels says the extra money would help the college expand dual-credit course offerings for high school students and increase capacity for high-demand apprenticeship programs.


Published May 17, 2019.

Madison365 features graduate

Madison365 has a preview story of Madison College graduate Ousman Darboe, who will speak at the Spring Commencement Friday, May 17. Darboe fled his tiny African country of Gambia and came to the United States by himself. Darboe has been very active on campus and is the student representative on the District Board.


Published May 17, 2019.

Madison College's Pitch competition draws media attention

HNG News has a feature story about the Madison College Pitch competition for young entrepreneurs. Camille Simmons, a Monona Grove High School sophomore, earned the $500 top prize.

The Waterloo/Marshall Courier also posted an article about the competition (second story down).


Published May 17, 2019.

Madison365 previews African American Student Recognition Program

Dr. Howard Spearman, vice president of Student Affairs, will be on hand for the African American Student Recognition Program that will be held at Madison College next month. Madison365 posted a preview of the event.

Published May 15, 2019.