Monthly Archives: February 2015

Has the Time Come for an Expression of No Confidence in UW System Administrators?

By Richard Grusin Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves (Gospel of Matthew 7:15, King James Version) Has the time come for an expression of no confidence in University of Wisconsin … Continue reading

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The Art of the Deal, or the Man Who Would Be King: University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross

By Richard Grusin From the moment word began to leak out in late January about the proposed $300 million cut to the University of Wisconsin System, anger among university faculty, staff, and students has been directed mainly at Wisconsin governor Scott … Continue reading

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Meet the Regents, Wisconsin, or Welcome to Our New University System Overlords

By Richard Grusin Last week, in between visits to conservative Republican presidential candidate gatherings in Iowa and California and national television interviews, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker began leaking details about his budget proposal for 2015-17. Among these details were punitive … Continue reading

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