Foxconn's partnerships with UW campuses have seen mixed success so far, with a UW-Milwaukee program drawing more student participation than announced, but developments appearing to progress slowly at UW-Madison.
Evers' three appointees will replace three individuals appointed by former Republican Gov. Scott Walker.
"Thank you for putting up with me for the last nine and a half years," Evers said to his colleagues on the board.
One of the Regent's seats has sat vacant for nearly 11 months, setting a record for the longest vacancy on the board.
State Superintendent Tony Evers, running against Gov. Scott Walker, and 1st Congressional District candidate Bryan Steil say their campaigns won't detract from their duties.
Changes could have prevented the hiring of an official that sexually harassed a student at UW-Stevens Point before he was hired at UW-Eau Claire.
Tony Evers is absolutely right. The regents who are not prepared to fight for Wisconsin’s colleges and universities should be replaced.
Jessica Tormey had been the system's vice president for university relations and chief of staff to system president Ray Cross.
The Assembly's latest attempt to ensure Meteor Timber can fill a rare wetland was attached to an unrelated bill favored by a leading senator.
Experts say the UW System's administration and its Board of Regents is embracing top-down decision-making and conservative ideas about higher education.
UW Board of Regents President John Behling appears to share President Donald Trump's view that appointees need not have any prior background o…
The work group follows a call last month from John Behling, the new head of the UW Board of Regents, to hire UW leaders from the private sector or government.
Panel to find ways to streamline hiring, open the candidate pool to broader field.
"You’re going to face challenges regardless of how successful you might have been as a manager in another industry.”
The remarks indicate the Regents under John Behling will continue to pursue changes critics allege are closely tied to Gov. Scott Walker and the Legislature's Republican leaders.
John Behling led the board's revision of UW tenure policies.
The Scott Walker appointee and Eau Claire attorney specializes in representing frac sand mining companies in regulatory matters.
Officials praised the impact Justin Vernon has had on Eau Claire's economy, and by extension the importance of supporting the arts and retaining UW graduates.
2020FWD initiative stresses innovation to help students graduate quicker with skills for 21st century economy.
Exiting regent Charles Pruitt says regents must put aside partisanship for unabashed ‘cheerleading’ for the university.
An email this spring now threatens to further widen divisions between UW professors and top administrators.
Dear Editor: I know University of Wisconsin Regent John Behling personally and professionally. While the article on his role in rewriting UW's…
Some faculty say his leadership in the issue signals a troubling new chapter for the Board of Regents, which they believe is subservient to the state Legislature.
Outrage at handling of campus tenure policy prompts resolution that goes before Faculty Senate on May 2.
Task force suggestions were ignored in drafting policy sent to Board of Regents, two members say.