Tags University of Wisconsin-Madison

University of Wisconsin testing body scanners that use AI to check for threats

by Emily Bamforth

The University of Wisconsin signed will test body scanners, equipped with radar imaging and artificial intelligence, at its 80,000-seat football stadium.

'Archaic computer system' a top priority, U. Wisconsin president says

by Emily Bamforth

Updating administrative systems is key to running the 26-campus system, University of Wisconsin system President Tommy Thompson told local media.

U. Wisconsin-Madison invites students to 30-day mindfulness challenge

by Emily Bamforth

University leaders said they hope the Healthy Minds app will help students learn mindfulness skills to manage stress throughout their lives.

U. Wisconsin CISO moves to private sector

by Benjamin Freed

Bob Turner, who's been the 45,000-student's CISO since 2015, took a job with the cybersecurity vendor Fortinet.

U. Wisconsin-Madison consolidates IT, starts co-location with state

by Emily Bamforth

The university is undergoing a major consolidation project and entering a new co-location agreement with the Wisconsin Department of Administration.

U. Wisconsin taps analytics to ensure students learn during pandemic

by Betsy Foresman

By collecting evidence of student performance, faculty are identifying skills students have mastered and areas where they're struggling.

Employees at University of Wisconsin-Madison demand campus remain closed

by Betsy Foresman

Faculty and staff at the university said community health has taken a back seat to university revenue and demand that in-person classes do not resume in-person for the fall.

University of Wisconsin rushes COVID-19 app to market

by Jake Williams

Developers said they compressed their development schedule to release the app, which contains guided meditations, chat rooms and health screening tools.