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2008-08-05 15:00:00

By ERICA PEREZ The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Real Estate Foundation on Monday released a list of eight proposed locations for the school's new dorm in Milwaukee's east side and Riverwest neighborhoods, with sites as far west as the Holton Terrace apartments and as far east as the old Prospect Mall.

2008-08-05 03:00:20

By Erica Perez, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug.

2008-08-02 06:00:20

By KJ Lang, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Aug. 2--The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, like other schools in the UW-System, has trouble recruiting and retaining faculty because its salaries have not kept pace with comparable institutions across the nation.

2008-07-31 03:00:37

By Erica Perez, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Jul. 31--MADISON -- Graduate students attending the Wisconsin School of Business this fall will find the digs decidedly roomier, with more space for career specializations.

2008-07-27 12:00:20

By Simone Peloquin, The Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis. Jul. 27--Eau Claire, Bloomer and other Chippewa Valley locations are among the stops planned by those doing a new statewide public health survey this summer.

2008-07-20 12:00:19

By Deborah Ziff, The Wisconsin State Journal Jul. 20--A new Web site is under construction to be a Wisconsin geologic Wikipedia of sorts, with user-generated content about rock exposures, fossils, sinkholes and more across the state.

2008-07-18 12:01:06

By Nick Perry, Seattle Times Jul. 18--In a plan that could change the face of higher education in the Puget Sound region, the University of Washington said Thursday it wants to double enrollment at its branch campuses in Tacoma and Bothell over the next decade.

2008-07-16 00:00:27

Linda Doser, on the academic staff for the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, recently was honored with the Teacher Educator of the Year Award.

2008-07-14 03:00:21

By KJ Lang, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 14--The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is taking the LEED in sustainability. The new academic building -- Centennial Hall -- is the first in the UW System that will be LEED certified, said Bob Hetzel, UW-L vice chancellor for administration and finance.

2008-07-11 21:00:13

By Ryan Hebel, The Wisconsin State Journal Jul. 11--In a college town like Madison, the final school bell seems to echo in a blaring cacophony for three long months.


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gubbings
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'