(WORT) — In January, there was an incident at a UW-Madison residence hall where a student taped photos of Adolf Hitler’s face and swastikas on the door of Jewish student’s dorm room.
In the February 18 edition of the Perpetual Notion Machine, we revisit the incredible and controversial process of gene editing. You may remember that we discussed gene editing with our guest Krishanu Saha, professor and scientist in biomedical engineering at UW-Madison (go to the January 21 post to hear the show). But we really just […]
(WORT) — This week we cover how UW-Madison students are feeling about the upcoming presidential race, what next for the closed General Motors plant in Janesville, and the All-Star saga of NHL player John Scott.
Professor Dave Vanness, and an assortment of his colleagues, join Morning Buzz host Jonathan Zarov live from the Rally for Tenure, Quality Education and Academic Freedom, at Union South, as the Regents were taking up the issue of revised tenure rules in the UW system. Dr. Dave Vanness is an Associate Professor of Population Health […]
On Thursday, January 28, PNM reporter Matthew Zmudka interviewed Tristan L’Ecuyer, Associate Professor in the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at University of Wisconsin-Madison. The show focused on recently-published research that showed that high-altitude clouds are a larger contributor to the melting of the Greenland ice sheet than previously thought. Satellite data collected and […]
A Republican lawmaker is proposing a “Sexual Assault Amnesty Bill” that would allow victims of sexual assault to seek assistance from authorities without worrying about being cited for underage drinking. The bill has support from law enforcement, university officials, and advocacy groups. But will it significantly impact the under-reporting of sexual assaults? Darien Lamen reports.