We talk with Greenville Rep. David Murphy on UW systems free speech policy and the state of a new system president. Then, the Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program director talks about how to increase diversity in the state’s business contracts.
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Rep. Dave Murphy on setting free speech rules for college campuses, boosting UW System funding
Colleges and universities could be penalized for violating free speech and academic freedom if a Republican bill passes Wisconsin’s legislature. We talk with the chair of the committee on college and universities about the bill and other policy efforts in higher education.
Director of Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program talks results and future priorities
In 2021, the Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program met its goal of 5% of contracted state agency business being done through minority-owned businesses for the fifth time in its 38-year history. We talk with the program’s director about how it serves the state’s marginalized communities and what changes lawmakers and business owners would like to see.
- Kate Archer Kent Host
- Clara Neupert Producer
- Christine Hatfield Producer
- Maria Lopez Technical Director
- Representative Dave Murphy Guest
- Tondra Davis Guest
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