- The University of Wisconsin-Rock County in Janesville is now accepting applications for the fall 2013 semester for 75 reduced-tuition slots open to residents of Illinois and certain other Midwest states.
- Dr. Gina McConoughey will bring 12 years of higher education experience as an administrator and teacher when she assumes the position of Dean of Business at Blackhawk Technical College on May 31.
- On May 18, Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) will recognize the accomplishments of 489 graduates for the 2012-13 academic year at the 2013 commencement ceremony, hosted at the Dream Center, 2460 Milwaukee Road, Beloit, WI.
- The board of directors for OSF Healthcare System has announced that David Schertz has been named the chief executive officer for the OSF HealthCare Northern Region in its newly reconfigured OSF Ministry organization. Schertz took on his new role effective April 29, 2013.