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BIDEN INAUGURATION: Challenges await new president

President-elect Joe Biden addresses supporters at Chase Center in Wilmington, Del., on Nov, 7, 2020, after being named the winner of the Nov. 3 election.
January 19, 2021

The inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States is scheduled to be held outside the nation's Capitol at noon (EST) on Jan. 20. Biden is taking office at a particularly difficult...

To enter campus this spring, you must complete survey

January 19, 2021

Welcome back to Madison College! We at Public Safety hope you had a fun and safe holiday break. Procedures on campus will remain the same as they were the previous semester.  Prior to entering the...

Storytelling with the Madison College Libraries

January 19, 2021

We’d like to tell you some stories. National Storytelling Week is being celebrated January 30, 2021-February 6, 2021. The Madison College Libraries will be using the occasion to launch its new Read...

Alternative winter break finds recipe for success

January 19, 2021

This year’s alternative winter break varied from that of previous years. In the past, alternative winter break consisted of traveling to different states across the U.S., assisting in tasks like...

Advocate for the Student Body, join the Student Senate

Advocate for the Student Body, join the Student Senate
January 19, 2021

As a new semester begins so does the search for new students eager to advocate for the student body and seize new skills. The Student Senate, with the loss of students who graduated or transferred last...

Transferring to UW-Madison for the Spring Semester

December 10, 2020

By now, those hoping to transfer to the University of Wisconsin – Madison for next semester are likely to have received their admissions decision. For those who got in, however, the transferring process...

NSLS induction held on Dec. 1

Screenshots from the NSLS induction ceremony.
December 10, 2020

The Madison College chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) inducted a record-setting 51 students into the society during a ceremony held on Tuesday, Dec. 1. The inducted...

The People Company works to further diversity, equity, and inclusion

Deb Biddle, pictured above, founded The People Company to work with clients on diveristy, equity and inclusion.
December 10, 2020

In 2016, Deb Biddle took a leap of faith and founded High Performance Development Solutions LLC, a company aimed to help organizations, both profit and nonprofit, with diversity, equity, and inclusion...

International student receives national recognition

Adama Sawadogo.
December 10, 2020

An international student, Sawadogo, first came to Madison from his home in Burkina Faso through a scholarship he earned from the non-profit Leading Change – Africa back in 2018. The organization is led...

Students Enjoy Freebies from Cupboard Student Food Pantries

The next pantry theme, “Healthy Snacks for Finals,” includes applesauce, granola, peanuts, and healthy snacks and is available Dec. 8-10. The last pantry theme for the year is “Staying Warm with Soup,” which includes several cans of soup available Dec. 15-17.
December 10, 2020

The Cupboard Student Food Pantries helps students by sharing needed food and personal items, and any student currently enrolled in MATC classes qualifies for shares. Denise Holin, MATC’s very own...

Reminder of Bookstore and Welcome Center closings

December 10, 2020

There will be several changes to the Truax Campus after the Thanksgiving break. Access will be more restricted and there will be less services available. Check online or call before coming to campus....

Graduation and Employment

Students and staff came together on Dec. 4 to visit with some fluffy friends through the Virtual Pet Therapy session. The event was held in a WebEx meeting room. While usually held every year in-person, this year, as with most in-person events, was formatted to fit the online environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Hosted by the Peer Health Educators, this event allowed students and staff a nice relief from the stress of finals season. Handlers with “Dogs on Call” were also available for those students who would benefit from a session with a therapy dog.
December 10, 2020

For those of you graduating this December or next May, the timing of the December 4, 2020 research report in our library subscription database CQ Researcher entitled “Graduates’ Prospects” couldn’t...

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