Getting Involved with Student Advocacy

Student activism has a long and rich history at UW-Madison and has helped create 24-hour libraries, caps on tuition increases, student-controlled campus space, and much more. Students continue to have an important role in shaping policy and access to campus resources. If you see something that you want to change or improve at UW-Madison, there…

Protest and Activism: Know Your Rights

Engaging in Protests Students at University of Wisconsin-Madison have created a legacy of protest and activism at the university. Protesting allows students to speak out when they disagree with opinions, policies, or politics or want to challenge injustices. The First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution protects demonstration, peaceful protest, and freedom of expression of one’s…