Media Watch

Watertown Daily Times highlights nursing assistant grads

Nursing assistant graduates at the Fort Atkinson campus were recently featured in the Watertown Daily Times.

Published May 4, 2018.

Katie Ackley speaks with Madison365

Madison College’s Pow Wow is Saturday, May 5. Student Program Advisor Katie Ackley talked to Madison365 for a featured story about the importance of the event to the college and the community.

Published May 2, 2018.

Channel 15 covers Madison College and Bucky on Parade

Provost Turina Bakken was interviewed live by Channel 15 Tuesday night for a story about Madison College's involvement in the Bucky on Parade event. Channel 15 also discussed why the statues were stored at Madison College, a story which aired the previous night. 

Published May 2, 2018.

Kliminski interviewed on nursing shortage

The United States is currently experiencing a nationwide nursing shortage, which is expected to spike in the next few years. However, some schools are still turning qualified applicants away. Kerri Kliminski, interim associate dean of nursing, talked to Channel 27 about what's causing the problem and what Madison College is doing to help solve it. 

Published May 2, 2018.

Redevelopment plans shared with neighborhood

A neighborhood meeting was held Monday night to update locals on the Downtown Campus' revised redevelopment plan, covered by The Cap Times and Channel 3. 

Published May 2, 2018.

Kristin Uttech discussed telecommunications merger with media outlets

T-Mobile is currently in the process of buying out Sprint, creating a telecommunications merger that will shrink the industry down to three major companies. Marketing instructor Kristin Uttech discussed the merger's effects with Fox 47 and WIBA Radio this week. 

Published May 2, 2018.

Media outlets cover South Campus

Madison College’s plan to build a new South Campus has drawn more media coverage. 

Channel 3 aired an editorial last night that praised community support for the project, which they called “one of the most important developments in building an inclusive Dane County economy in decades.”

The Cap Times and WIBA Radio (1:11 on the timeline) also ran stories about the new campus.

Published April 27, 2018.

Cabinetmaking program featured in online journal

The Woodwork Career Alliance (WCA) of North America recently featured Madison College in an article on postsecondary educators implementing WCA credentials in their programs. 

Published April 27, 2018.

HNG News highlights firefighting training partnership

Madison College and Sun Prairie High School have created a pilot program that helps high school students with academic challenges become firefighters.

The story/video is posted on the HNG News website.

Published April 27, 2018.

Media outlets cover South Campus donations

The announcement that Madison College’s new South Campus has the funding to begin classes as early as fall 2019 has drawn a lot of media attention. Dr. Daniels and Dr. Cornille were interviewed for the stories. 

Here’s some of the coverage:

Wisconsin State Journal (front page)
Channel 3
Channel 15
Channel 27
Madison365

 

Published April 25, 2018.

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