The dispute centered on whether discounts for purchases associated with federally sponsored research projects in fiscal years 2007 through 2017 were credited back to the U.S. government.
Kelly Meyerhofer covers higher education for the Wisconsin State Journal. She can be reached at 608-252-6106 or email@example.com.
The State Building Commission took up the Democratic governor's $2.5 billion capital budget for the 2019-21 biennium Wednesday
Top coaches were again the top earners in the University of Wisconsin System.
"If they can’t work with the university to get the development talent that they need, they can no longer operate and then the entirety of the deal could fall through," a Foxhounds member said.
Foxconn representatives did not answer a list of questions related to their partnership with Wisconsin’s flagship university.
UW-Madison conducting reviews in response to crises at other universities is not unusual or an indication of a problem.
The UW System recently hired a company for $11 million to analyze students' demographics, test scores, high school transcripts and other information that will create "risk scores."
State agencies submitted about $3.4 billion in requests last fall to address a growing backlog of deferred maintenance and lack of money in recent budgets, according to Evers.