Author: WTN News

Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. — Renaissance Learning, which makes computerized assessment and progress monitoring tools for pre-K-12 schools, said late on Wednesday that president and CEO John Hickey, 50, has resigned....

QuatRx Pharmaceuticals Co., a pharmaceutical firm in Ann Arbor, Michigan, that licensed some of University of Wisconsin-Madison professor Hector DeLuca's technology in 2002, has filed for an IPO. ...

The Information Technology Association of Wisconsin is receiving a $200,000 grant from the state Department of Commerce for initiatives in workforce development, new company creation, company growth and capital formation, according from a statement from the governor's office....

John Hawks has a cardinal rule with his graduate students: "If you want to retain it, write it down." The University of Wisconsin-Madison anthropologist practices what he preaches, deciding in 2005 not just to write it down, but share it with the world via academic...

Most of the biotech companies you'll hear about are developing new drugs, genetic tests or similar life-science advances. But some are merging biotech with Wisconsin's old signature industries: agriculture and forest products....