Media Watch

Edible Madison highlights Program Director

Food and Beverage Program Director Kevin Appleton is featured in the fall issue Edible Madison. Kevin, along with nursing instructor Amy Wulz, talk about rediscovering Wisconsin’s dry white wine.

*Any views or opinions expressed in items that appear in “Media Watch” represent the position of the source and do not necessarily reflect those of Madison College.

Published September 29, 2017.

Madison365 covers Architecture Lecture Series speaker

Madison365 did a preview story on Bryan Lee, who will be speaking at Madison College tomorrow about privilege and oppression embodied in buildings. His 
speech is part of the college’s Architecture Lecture Series.

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Published September 27, 2017.

Wisconsin Radio Network and WIBA Radio interview Betty Hurd

Retail expert Betty Hurd was interviewed by Wisconsin Radio Network today for a story about Target raising its minimum hourly wage.

Hurd is also doing a live interview with WIBA Radio tomorrow at 7:35 a.m.

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Published September 27, 2017.

Program Director discusses car insurance coverage

Risk Management/Insurance Program Director Martha Lester was interviewed by Channel 3 about car insurance coverage involving a recent fatal accident in Madison. The story will air Thursday at 10 p.m.

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Published September 27, 2017.

Former instructor provides sketches for trial

If you’ve been watching news coverage of the Joseph Jakubowski trial on TV, you’ve probably noticed that cameras are not allowed in the federal courtroom.

Instead, a sketch artist is helping to describe the details of the trial. That sketch artist is retired Madison College instructor Jim McKiernan. You can see his work on Channel 3Channel 15 and Channel 27.

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Published September 27, 2017.

UW Badger of Promise follows in footsteps of Scholars of Promise

Madison College was mentioned in a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel story that highlighted UW-Madison’s Badger Promise, which guarantees free tuition and fees to those who transfer to the university. The story was also picked up by Fox 11 News in Green Bay and on UpFront with Mike Gousha, which airs throughout the state.

"Badger Promise guarantees free tuition and fees to those who have successfully transferred from any of the two-year UW Colleges campuses or from liberal arts associate degree programs at Madison College (Madison Area Technical College), Milwaukee Area Technical College, Nicolet College, the College of Menominee Nation, and the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College." states jsonline.com

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Published September 25, 2017. Updated September 27, 2017.

The State Journal discusses Madison's Comic Con with Jeff Butler

Instructor Jeff Butler was interviewed by the Wisconsin State Journal at this weekend’s Madison Comic Con. Jeff, who is a well-known comic book artist, says storytelling is the key to great comics.

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Published September 25, 2017. Updated October 2, 2017.

Madison365 talks volleyball with Ashley Davis

Volleyball coach Ashley Davis was recently featured in Madison365. Ashley talked about her first year as head coach for the second-ranked WolfPack.

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Published September 25, 2017. Updated September 27, 2017.

Dr. Daniels to discuss Foxconn workforce demands

President Daniels is doing an interview with In Business Magazine on whether the college is “gearing up” to meet workforce demands for the new Foxconn development.

Matters will keep you updated on when the story will be published.

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Published September 22, 2017.

Channel 15 mentions instructor Jeff Butler

There will be a lot of superheroes and wizards in Madison this weekend. Wizard World Comic Con hits the Alliant Energy Center and Madison College instructor Jeff Butler will be among the celebrities.

Butler is a well-known comic book artist who will be selling his illustrations at the show. Channel 15 mentioned Butler during today’s morning show.

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Published September 22, 2017.

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