Media Watch

Fort Atkinson nursing assistant graduates

A photo of Madison College’s latest nursing assistant graduates is featured in the Lake Mills Leader. Fort Atkinson instructors Ellen Haines, Deborah Scullin and Colleen Ley are included in the photo.

Published July 26, 2019.

CampHERO for girls featured in story

Channel 3 stopped byCampHERO, which is going on at Truax’s Protective Services Building. Instructor Jen Roman founded the camp in 2012 to get more girls interested in police, fire and EMS careers. Here’s the link to the story, which pops up at 10:50 on the video timeline.

Published July 24, 2019.

More coverage of welding camp in media

More media coverage for Madison College’s “Fun with Torches” welding camp. The Portage campus is hosting two camps for middle school students this summer and will have a high school camp in October. Instructor Aric Hanusa talked to the Portage Daily Register about the camp, which was previously featured in the Columbus Journal.

Published July 24, 2019.

Local journal interviews Portage campus manager

Madison College’s “Fun with Torches” welding camp is featured in the Columbus Journal. The Portage campus hosts two camps for middle school students and will start a high school camp in October. Campus Manager Linda Nellen was interviewed for the story.

Published July 22, 2019.

Writing instructor publishes new novel

Instructor Joy Ribar presented her new mystery novel “Deep Dark Secrets” to fans Saturday, July 20 in Montello. The book was promoted in the Portage Daily Register.

Published July 22, 2019.

Media reports on Entrepreneur in Residence

Bryan Woodhouse, executive director of the Center for Entrepreneurship, was interviewed by Madison365 for a story about the college’s Entrepreneur in Residence program. Marketing and Strategic Planning Consultant Genia Stevens will be the first EIR at the Goodman South Campus.


Published July 19, 2019.

The man with the plan for Madison College

President Daniels is profiled in the current issue of Madison Magazine. Dr. Daniels is described as a “strategic pioneer” who is also “disarmingly humble.” The story does a nice job of capturing Dr. Daniels’ first days on the job and his vision for the college. District Board Chair Frances Huntley-Cooper and Provost Turina Bakken were interviewed for the article.

Published July 19, 2019.

National publication announces appointments

Community College Daily published news of Rosemary Buschhaus, associate vice president of Human Resources and Dr. Kendricks Hooker, dean of Health Education, in the Appointments section.

Published July 19, 2019.

Part two of interview with Agri-View available

Part two of agriculture instructor Randy Zogbaum’s interview with Agri-View is now available. The story takes a closer look at the healing effects of farming for veterans who are adjusting to civilian life. 

Published July 19, 2019.

Madison College student talks with Channel 15

Madison College student TeKema Balentinetalked with Channel 15 about preparing for theupcoming Miss Black America pageant in Washington, D.C. A GoFundMe page has beenset up to help with pageant costs.


Published July 19, 2019.