On Friday, Edgewood students protested the Catholic college’s removal of a document on its website that provided contact information for two Madison-based Planned Parenthood clinics. The College made the Off-Campus Wellness Resources document in question available to all students, faculty, and staff on its internal website on Thursday, but student journalists say the links’ removal […]
With increasing animosity of right vs left, liberal vs conservative, me vs you, civil dialogue is becoming a thing of the past — or is it? Some groups are working to remove the toxicity in the discussion, and an upcoming round table seminar “Engaging the Other” at Edgewood College can be a first step. Sue […]
Danielle and Donna of Tapit/new works are working with a group of Whitehorse Middle School students on a Drama project about “grit” and perseverance. In addition, Donna’s working with four Edgewood College students on exploring cultural maturity and examining their own diverse backgrounds. This Access Hour pairs these two groups to share the time between […]
8 O’Clock Buzz host Jonathan Zarov interviews Madison Shakespeare Company’s producer Jason Compton. Madison Shakespeare Company’s upcoming premiere of its latest full-length production, The Tragedy of Macbeth, runs July 21 through July 24 at the Edgewood College amphitheater. Well-regarded as one of Shakespeare’s most taut and engaging works, The Tragedy of Macbeth explores timeless themes […]
On December 10, 2015 President Obama signed legislation replacing No Child Left Behind with the Every Student Succeeds Act. Tim Slekar, Dean of Education at Edgewood College, talks with Thursday Buzz host Tony Castañeda about the new education law, a renewal of an act from the 1960’s called the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
What’s included in the newly-voted upon “No Child Left Behind Act”? Is there a growing movement to opt out of the standardized testing regime? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!