Blank’s Slate

A Blog by UW–Madison Chancellor Becky Blank


An update on budget discussions

I have heard from many of our students, faculty, staff and alumni asking for my reaction to newspaper reports that Governor Scott Walker and the UW System are discussing additional flexibilities as part of ongoing… Read More

Happy holidays

Warm thoughts for the holidays and best wishes for a very happy new year from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Thank you!

You may have heard about the incredible gift that we announced this past weekend, from John and Tashia Morgridge. Maybe it’s the amount that got your attention: $100 million. That’s the largest single gift from… Read More