Tag Archives: University of Wisconsin

Why support a University when you can subsidize billionaires?

Wisconsin state senators struck a bipartisan deal yesterday and approved $250 million in public subsidies for a new arena for the National Basketball Association’s Milwaukee Bucks. The bill will now go to the state Assembly, where approval is likely. Just a few days ago, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed a state budget that includes cuts […] … learn more→

Shalom Goldman: Teaching with sacred stories

In the beginning, Shalom Goldman didn\’t have much of a future. Goldman began studying comparative religions while a University of Wisconsin undergrad in the early 1970s, a time when that field was considered less than a growth market. Religion was an internal thing then, a relationship between you and your God, not something discussed as […] … learn more→