University of Wisconsin, Stout

Is ‘Get a Job’ the Purpose of College?

Feb 10, 2015 by Peter Wood |

Governor Scott Walker's call for changes at the University of Wisconsin, which initially included major revisions to the school's mission statement, reveal a fundamental shift in the purpose of education. 

Doubts, Deficits, Divestments, and Developments: A Higher Education Bubble Update

Jul 17, 2013 by Ashley Thorne |

CFOs lack confidence in their institutions' financial sustainability, Loyola University fails to enroll enough students to make budget, and the University of Wisconsin announces a "flexible option" for college credit.

FIRE Wins Major Free Speech Victory at UW/Stout

Oct 05, 2011 by Glenn Ricketts |

The news about free speech and free expression on college campuses these days is often depressing, but today, there's some good news, thanks to our friends at FIRE who've persuaded the UW/Stout administration to abandon…

The First Amendment and UW/Stout

Sep 30, 2011 by Glenn Ricketts |

First Amendment guarantees of freedom of speech are really not the thing these days at UW/Stout.