(WORT) — State lawmakers are debating whether to allow guns in University of Wisconsin campus buildings. Currently, guns and other concealed weapons are prohibited under UW rules. How do students feel about this potential change?
Psychologist and UW-Madison postdoctoral researcher Marcus Perlman speaks with Monday 8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing about the realization among the scientific community that apes and non-human animals possess sophisticated and voluntary control over gestures and vocalizations, the implications for the evolution of human speech, and the de-centering of humanism.
(WORT) — A special Task Force of the University of Wisconsin system met today to discuss policy changes to faculty tenure, changes the Board of Regents will vote on early next year.
MADISON (WORT) — On Monday, Wisconsin Republicans introduced a bill that aims to prohibit the University of Wisconsin from creating gun-free zones. The bill’s authors say the measure would be a deterrent to crime and is not specifically a response to recent shootings on college campuses. The UW-Madison Police department is against the legislation and […]
MADISON (WORT) — Jacqueline Goldstein interviews UW Professor Sebastian Heinz on his recent work on astronomical echolocation.
MADISON (WORT) — The University of Wisconsin’s Jenna Ryon and Jacqueline Goldstein are live in the studio to talk about the northern lights possibly making an appearance in southern Wisconsin Wednesday night.