“My fear is that this potentially moves UW-Madison toward becoming a higher tuition model that would exclude those very students who have been able to attend UW-Madison from the past.”
University of Wisconsin Regent John Drew during discussions today on a proposal to separate the University of Wisconsin – Madison from the rest of the state system.
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Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.