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Madison Celebrates as Joe Biden Becomes President-Elect

Joe Biden’s supporters gather at the capitol to celebrate his presidential victory.
November 24, 2020

After roughly four days of the country waiting in anguish, on Nov. 7, Joe Biden became the projected winner of the 2020 presidential election. Seemingly in an instant, downtown Madison, a crucial city...

The Beacon offers positive experience for both volunteers and guests

The Beacon offers positive experience for both volunteers and guests
November 24, 2020

Volunteering can have a positive impact on someone’s life. At The Beacon, this is especially true. The Beacon is a daytime resource center for homeless men, women, and children in Dane County. Volunteer...

Political Divide in Nation Separates Family

Political Divide in Nation Separates Family
Common ground now harder to find, even within families
November 24, 2020

Who would have known President Trump would divide the whole country, as well as my family, within his time as president? I would say my family has always been close, but also always slightly broken....

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Maria Bakalova and Sacha Baron Cohen in the movie “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.”
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm deals in offensive humor and moments of genuine patience
November 24, 2020

This movie was, in turn, offensive, eye-opening, and even touching. When the first Borat film came out, I was much younger, and if I’m being honest, I didn’t get it at all. I think that I, and...

Tough week for Badgers

Northwestern wide receiver Ramaud Chiaokhiao-Bowman (81) celebrates after making a touchdown reception against Wisconsin in the second quarter on Nov. 21.
November 24, 2020

Week 12 is a sad week for the Wisconsin Badgers fans. With the loss against Northwestern, the chance of the Badgers making the playoff is likely gone unless Northwestern loses twice, and Wisconsin beats...

Childcare Center Doubles in Size

The new Childcare Center will complete construction by Dec. 18 and will open on Jan. 19.
November 11, 2020

The Madison College Childcare Program has remained open during the pandemic with an experienced team of childcare providers. The Childcare Program is prioritizing multigenerational...

Santa’s Wish List Program 

Santa’s Wish List Program 
November 11, 2020

The volunteer center is swiftly organizing a remote and safe Santa’s Wish List program to assist Madison College students provide gifts to their children on this festive season.   For years,...

Why Fall Is the Best Season 

Why Fall Is the Best Season 
Changing leaves, temperate weather, and crisp air all make fall the best season.
November 11, 2020

There’s just something about autumn. The leaves falling, the crisp air, the decorations, some may even say the general vibe of fall is the ideal time. The weather, for one, is always perfectly temperate....

Lack of Music During Pandemic Results to Drive-In Experience  

Lack of Music During Pandemic Results to Drive-In Experience  
Drive-in concert helps to pull audience out of its musical funk
November 11, 2020

For someone who listens to music every waking moment possible, it was difficult for me to go another month without seeing a live show during this pandemic. Thanks to TC Presents, my...

COVID-19 Infiltrates Badger Football 

Coach Paul Chryst of the Wisconsin Badgers looks on before the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at TCF Bank Stadium on Nov. 30, 2019 in Minneapolis. A COVID-19 outbreak among Wisconsin players and coaches forced the cancellation of two games, but the team hopes to return this weekend.
Badgers await end of COVID-19 break in play
November 11, 2020

When the Big Ten announced its return in September, the public’s excitement largely overshadowed concerns about spreading COVID-19. Just days after the Wisconsin Badgers rolled to a win against the Illinois...

Which way will WI sway?

Which way will WI sway?
High election turnout is anticipated in the state
October 28, 2020

A swing-state that is tough to predict, Wisconsin is often a tough battleground for presidential candidates. Marquette University Law School interviewed 805 registered Wisconsin voters between Sept. 30...

Virtual Volunteer Opportunity Allows Students to Connect and Engage  

Virtual Volunteer Opportunity Allows Students to Connect and Engage  
October 28, 2020

Starting on Oct. 27, Madison College students will now have the chance to volunteer and connect with other students through online ESL classroom discussions.   The...

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