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CALS in the news – August 4-17

News of interest to CALS faculty and staff �

The 1% Solution – ScienceNOW
(quotes Sean Carroll)

Disapproval of locals doomed UW-Madison research facility proposal � Wisconsin Public Radio
(about NBAF)

Krome: UW funding �what ifs� a scary set of possibilities � Capital Times

US: Wisconsin works to cultivate more grapes � Fresh Plaza global fresh produce news

UW, clinic create program to train rural doctors � Marshfield News-Herald

In Study Abroad, Gifts and Money for Universities � New York Times

Simpson: Share the fruits of state-funded research with taxpayers � Wisconsin Technology Network

What Good Is Undergraduate Research, Anyway? � Chronicle of Higher Education

Fields are fertile for emerging technology � Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

UW experimenters seek to make Wisconsin table grape � (AP) WIBA Newsradio

UW-Madison gets state grant for perfect grape search � Capital Times

Got local milk? Jersey cows get their own brand � The Associated Press

Minnesota dairy farmers enjoying high prices � AP