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Madison voters get to choose between Rhodes-Conway, Soglin

Madison voters get to choose between Rhodes-Conway, Soglin

Briant Lawler, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Madison residents will soon get to choose between the two survivors of Madison’s mayoral primary, current Mayor Paul Soglin and former Alderwoman Satya Rhodes-Conway. The February primary race was the most costly mayoral primary to date, with a combined $453,365 raised, up from $180,313 in 2015. Rhodes-Conway,...

Madison College Chef Series features Rick Tramonto

Madison College Chef Series features  Rick Tramonto

Katie Paape, News Editor

March 27, 2019

Madison College held another successful Chef Series on March 6, this time featuring award-winning, and Chicago renowned Chef Rick Tramonto. He has won the James Beard award, and has written several cookbooks, and has owned many award-winning restaurants. His most famous fine-dining restaurant, “Tru”...

It is important to vote in local elections

It is important to vote in local elections

Briant Lawler, Contributor

March 27, 2019

Around election time, we see people marching around town with “I Voted” stickers stuck to their chests like badges, and anyone who isn’t displaying one is constantly harassed to vote. Well, Madison has a local election coming up on April 2, and I’m going to harass you to vote right now. You’re...

Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel

Sean Bull, Broadcast Manager

March 27, 2019

After 10 years, and 20 previous films, Marvel Studios has finally devoted a single movie to a female hero. Yay, progress! It’s important to remember that this installment in a multibillion-dollar franchise is ultimately as apolitical as the last 20. For what it is worth, Captain Marvel’s gender...

Social Change Forum

Social Change Forum

Amara Gobermann, Managing Editor

March 5, 2019

Madison College hosted the fifth annual Social Change Forum on Feb. 28 at the Truax Campus, featuring acclaimed social change activist Tanya Geisler. Workshops were held throughout the day, and the event concluded with the keynote speech from Zoe Dean Smith. The goal and message of the event was on...

Course teaches students to master their mindset, be happy

Course teaches students to master their mindset, be happy

Tara Olivia Martens, Staff writer

March 5, 2019

Car troubles, health problems, tests, anxiety, money issues. Do any of these issues cause you worry, discomfort or grief?  “These are circumstances we all experience and we all have the opportunity to change how these affect us,” according to Madison College’s newest mindfulness instructor, ...

Student Art Show

Student Art Show

Mandy Scheuer, Arts Editor

March 5, 2019

The Yahara Journal Art Show happens every year and showcases masterpieces that anyone can submit. You do not have to be in an art class to submit anything. What I found really intriguing is that the submissions were made from anything, and everything. My first impression when I walked into the Truax Ga...

Black history should be taught

Black history should be taught

Amara Gobermann, Managing Editor

March 5, 2019

Black history month is more than just recognizing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Malcom X, or Rosa Parks. It is about praising all black people in history who made a change that made our present society functional. You would think that public schools that have a large minority population would take some more...

World Languages Soundscapes

World Languages Soundscapes

Brad Burt, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

We as humans exchange through mediums by way of reflexivity that sets the mood to receive cultural bits broadcasted in music.  Music is the preferred method of information exchange as a result of persuasion in sophistry. The Madison College World Languages Soundscapes broadcast hosted by Britton Do...

WolfPack Diamonds – New dance team shines

WolfPack Diamonds – New dance team shines

Katie Paape, News Editor

February 19, 2019

 At Madison College there are many clubs and organizations where you can meet a lot of people, but if you want to form a closer bond with other students while tapping into a creative outlet, the WolfPack Diamond Dance Team just may be the club for you. The dance team is led by Deyshia Kinsey, who...

Early voting offered on campus for the first time

Early voting offered on campus for the first time

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

February 19, 2019

Off-year elections are most commonly known for their low participation and turnout.  However, after a record 2.67 million Wisconsinites showed up to the polls last year and with the current political climate in mind, this year’s in-person absentee voting for the 2019 Spring Primary has seen a d...

Stop the Bleed

Stop the Bleed

Emily Dimond, Photographer

February 19, 2019

Stop the Bleed is an event that happens every other week in Madison College’s Truax Campus cafeteria. Kalvin Barrett, a former police officer for the Sun Prairie Police Department and a current instructor for the Criminal Justice Program and Law Enforcement Academy, is Stop the Bleed certified whi...

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