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Support for Wiser Older Workers

Support for Wiser Older Workers
October 12, 2011

With unemployment at nine percent, the job market has become ruthlessly competitive. Adults that have lost their jobs because of economic cutbacks are being thrown back into the race at a very difficult...

Blink-182 Returns

Blink-182 Returns
October 12, 2011

The musical prowess of Blink-182 is vast with the development of their music proving a versatility and intelligence rare in many contemporary American bands. With a discography that can give many of...

Bringing experience

Bringing experience
October 11, 2011

A new sports season doesn’t just mean new players. It also means there are new coaches at Madison Area Technical College. WolfPack soccer has just added some new blood to their mix. Assistant coach...

Steve Jobs dead at 56

Steve Jobs dead at 56
October 6, 2011

On Oct. 5, 2011 Steve Jobs, Apple Chairman and former CEO who brought the company back to life by delivering innovative products like the iPod, iPhone and iPad to the masses, passed away. Jobs had long...

AN EYE TO THE FUTURE

Madison College ground breaking ceremony on Sept. 21, 2011
September 28, 2011

The year of history for the college officially started with a groundbreaking ceremony that also acted as 100th anniversary celebration on Sept. 21. “It’s a celebration of the past 100 years and...

Tougher to vote?

New Voter ID rules exempt Tech College IDs
September 28, 2011

  Roughly half of Milwaukee residents of African or Hispanic descent will now be required to obtain an ID that they don’t currently possess, if they want to vote. According to Wisconsin Senate...

Music, tie-dye, games and entertainment offer students a break

Music, tie-dye, games and entertainment offer students a break
September 28, 2011

Where can you practice your chopstick skills, gyrate with a hula-hoop, and learn about backpack safety? This was possible at Campus Fun Days. Campus Fun Days were held at DTEC on Sept. 20 and at Truax...

Thriving despite adversity

WolfPack Women's Volleyball Team 2011
September 28, 2011

Every sports team knows that the possibility of losing a player or two lurks on the horizon. What they do not expect are player losses showing up in bunches. Sometimes it takes the unexpected to show just...

Rocking to a new beat: Trio of brothers enjoy their Texan rock ‘n’ roll

Los Lonley Boys performs at The Barrymore Theatre.
June 28, 2011

Surviving the plague of becoming a one hit wonder is nearly impossible. But The Los Lonely Boys has surpassed that and has been touring their homegrown sound around the world for very eager ears. The...

Students approve plan for a Peace Park

This is an artist's rendition of the proposed Peace Park.
June 28, 2011

The proposed social area deemed the “Peace Park” has been officially integrated into future construction plans for the Truax campus. At the April 15 Student Activities Board (SAB) meeting, funding...

High price tag of WISPIRG leads to ‘nay’ vote

Students present a budget request to the Student Activities Board.
June 28, 2011

After more than two hours of intense debate, the Student Activities Board voted down a proposed allocation of $72,772 to the Wisconsin Public Interest and Research Group (WISPIRG). The decision likely...

New Badger Partnership still sparking debates

Illustration of Bucky Badger excluding other UW schools from his tree house.
June 28, 2011

A highly controversial part of the governor’s biennial budget proposal, the New Badger Partnership, would allow University of Wisconsin-Madison more flexibility in certain areas such as tuition, financial...

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