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Thu
Nov
10
Noel Radomski, associate researcher and managing director of the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE), was quoted in a Badger Herald article discussing some of the barriers to technical education in Wisconsin.
Mon
Nov
07
Noel Radomski, associate researcher and managing director of the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE), was quoted in a GW Hatchet article discussing a new graduate certificate in environmental resource policy at George Washington University.
Wed
Nov
02
UW-Madison alumnus and Louisiana State University President F. King Alexander gave a talk on campus about the dangers of declining levels of state funding for higher education. The talk was organized by WISCAPE. Alexander noted how ​state disinvestment in higher education poses a significant threat for public colleges and universities.
Wed
Oct
26
The Center for American Progress led a coalition of more than 100 researchers and policy organizations on a letter calling for the Department of Education to release better data on federal student aid. Among those signing this letter are two faculty members with UW-Madison’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, Associate Professor Nicholas Hillman and Assistant Professor Claudia Persico.
Tue
Oct
25
UW-Madison's Nicholas Hillman spoke about the ​limits and possible unintended consequences of performance-based funding in an article for the Daily Cardinal. The article explained that Gov. Scott Walker and the legislature are considering tying a portion of the funding of Wisconsin's 26 state universities to performance​ measures, as yet undefined, in the next biennial budget. Hillman is an associate professor with the School of Education's Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, and a Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE) faculty affiliate.
Fri
Oct
21
UW-Madison’s Nicholas Hillman appeared on Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Central Time” program on Wednesday, Oct. 19 to discuss the topics of student loan debt and defaults in Wisconsin. Recent U.S. Department of Education figures indicate that tuition and debt have jumped in recent years for students attending Wisconsin's technical colleges. Hillman is an associate professor with the School of Education's Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis.
Wed
Oct
05
WISCAPE's Noel Radomski was quoted in recent Wisconsin State Journal ​and Wisconsin Public Radio articles, commenting on the impact of ​remov​ing the cap on non-resident students ​at UW-Madison on current and future enrollment.
Wed
Oct
05
WISCAPE's Noel Radomski was quoted in a Cap Times article discussing a controversial proposal to put an Amazon pick-up point in the historic Red Gym. The proposal, which was politically problematic and may have violated university policy, has since been dropped.
Tue
Oct
04
Noel Radomski, associate researcher and managing director of the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE), was quoted in a Daily Cardinal article discussing Chancellor Rebecca Blank’s announcement that tuition may increase for out-of-state and professional students at UW-Madison.
Tue
Oct
04
Video from author David Hoeveler’s recent book talk, hosted by the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE), is now available on the WISCAPE YouTube channel.
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