Wisconsin is home to some hugely innovative and excellent businesses including Johnson Controls, Harley Davidson, Rockwell Automation and SC Johnson. Each faces tremendous challenge, but also great opportunity in the dawning digital age. If the state’s students are deprived of not only 13% of their funding, but also the intellectual freedom to look over the horizon, then some of what makes Wisconsin great will be lost.
The University of Wisconsin, Madison is currently ranked 47th by US News and World Report, with a Final Four basketball team, a Top 15 football team and the #4 women’s hockey team in the country. Things are pretty good right now in Badgerland.
Why ruin it?