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Free legal clinic for students at Goodman South Campus

Britni Petitt, Photo Editor

October 3, 2019

Many people don’t know where to turn when faced with legal issues, not to mention the monetary cost involved in legal proceedings. Lucky for Madison College, students and the surrounding community now have access to a free legal clinic located at the Goodman South campus. The campus is one of few tw...

Course examines faith in modern America

Grant Nelson, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

Have you ever been curious about how religion works in the modern-day United States, or what direction organized religion, as a whole, is moving, or how religion in a liberal consumer base impacts our lives? Madison Area Technical College professor Mathew Sargent is offering a course called “Sociology of...

Off The Shelf

Off The Shelf

Autumn Hall-Tun, Librarian

October 3, 2019

For over a decade, National Tutoring Week has been celebrated each year in October. This year, it runs Oct. 7-11. At Madison College, our campus Student Achievement Centers employ peer tutors who can help you with a variety of courses. I asked one of our peer tutors, John Clark, a few questions abou...

Public Safety

Public Safety

Officer Lucas Adler

October 3, 2019

Public Safety Officers respond to many calls for service and we communicate our activities to the college community.  Here are some of the notable incidents from the past couple weeks. On Sept. 16, it was reported to Public Safety that keys and a wallet were stolen out of a vehicle parked at the T...

Celebrating Goodman South

Celebrating Goodman South

Tessa Morhardt and Sean Bull

October 3, 2019

After years of planning and hard work, it’s now up and running. On Sept. 28, Madison College welcomed the community to Goodman South Campus for the official grand opening of the building.  The Ho-Chunk Nation blessed the grounds and a number of local dignitaries spoke leading up to the cutting...

Community responds to plans locate F-35 squadrons in city

Community responds to plans locate F-35 squadrons in city

Chris Bird, News Editor

October 3, 2019

The Dane County Regional Airport has been selected as a preferred location to establish an F-35A operational squadron of two 18 plane squadrons with two backup aircraft. The National Guard Bureau has selected five possible installations to house these squadrons, and two will receive the F-35A planes....

Free flu shots available on campus

Free flu shots available on campus

Cassandra Cullen, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

As much as we don’t want to admit it, flu season is here. Passing sneezing people in the hallways or even taking handouts from your sick table-neighbor could cause you to get infected with that nasty virus. This fall, Madison College Community Clinic is again teaming up with Group Health Cooperativ...

United Common Ground lunch pulls students together

United Common Ground lunch pulls students together

Britni Petitt, Photo Editor

September 18, 2019

  United Common Ground (UCG) welcomed students back for the fall semester on Sept. 9 with a free meal in the Truax Intercultural Exchange. According to UCG President Deiysha Kinsey, they used the event to introduce themselves to students and promote their next event, Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff...

You can vote to decide who will get dunked on Sept. 26

Clarion Staff Report

September 18, 2019

To raise funds for student leader scholarships, Madison College Student Ambassadors are holding a coin and cash war to determine who will spend time in the dunk tank at the Truax Campus Fun Day on Sept. 26. All money raised by the coin and cash war and dunk tank activity will be used to provide scholar...

Symbols of hate found on campus

Chris Bird, News Editor

September 18, 2019

On Aug. 8, a swastika and offensive writings were found graffitied in one of the restrooms in Madison College. Many of those in the community are here in the Fall and Spring, and even someone who was here this summer may not have noticed this happen. The reason for this is that the issue was dealt wit...

Renewable energy presentation

CLARION STAFF REPORT

September 18, 2019

A presentation on renewable energy by Madison College instructor Dr. Ken Walz will be held on Thursday, Sept. 19, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Room D1630 B at the Truax Campus. Walz will speak about solar and wind energy.

Goodman South grand opening set for Sept. 28

Ayelen Bravo, Copy editor

September 18, 2019

The new Goodman South Campus, located at 2429 Perry Street, opened its doors on Sept. 3 for students to take classes in a variety of  programs. Madison College will celebrate the new building’s opening with a ceremony that will be held on Saturday, Sept. 28, from noon to 4 p.m. The event is ...

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