Breaking News: Badger Herald at UW-Madison Ending Friday Print Edition; Interview with Editor-in-Chief
The Badger Herald, one of two independent student newspapers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will be ending its Friday print edition. In a phone chat this afternoon, editor-in-chief Ryan Rainey cited “a noticeable change in the way advertisers are behaving” and an interest in focusing on digital innovation as two core reasons behind the change. It will be announced to readers on Monday in an editor’s column by Rainey.
It will focus on “everything college life.” RED, a new, ambitious general-interest student magazine has launched at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with the promise, “You haven’t read a magazine until you’ve read RED.” The founders pitch RED as a “central publication to the university.” They aim to fill a niche, ironically, by focusing [...]