Politicians and Pundits Page 10

Top 10 schools where students follow the beltway as closely as their studies

By Explore Editor

What the students are saying about:

University of Wisconsin-Madison

University of Wisconsin-Madison

What do Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson, Fox News anchor Greta Van Sustern, Federal Trade Commission chair Jon Leibowitz, and former Second Lady Lynn Cheney have in common? You guessed it – they all attended the University of Wisconsin–Madison, a school known as much for its furious politicking as it is for its furious partying. “Students are predominantly left here,” and “very politically active.” At Wisconsin-Madison, “there’s never a day without someone protesting something.” While some report “students can take their political beliefs too far”, most are too caught up in it themselves to complain. If you’re looking for a place to spend four years cutting your political teeth, this just might be your new home.