WAA News

Commencement: The Ultimate Touchdown

Summer 2015

Chancellor Rebecca Blank gazes at a sea of black-clad grads-to-be.

The Wisconsin Idea Is Having a Moment

Summer 2015

From faculty showcases to national news, alumni weigh in on this cherished Badger principle.

Badgers Helping Badgers

Summer 2015

Alumni are networking around careers, diverse communities, and global connections.

Badger Tracks: Summer 2015

Summer 2015

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Advocating for Your University

Spring 2015

Alumni voices have played a role for more than 150 years.

Sweet Victory

Spring 2015

For the second time, Badgers have won The Amazing Race.

An Outback Bowl To Remember

Spring 2015

Photo: Pete Christianson.

From left are Mike Artus, Kelli Trumble ’79, Emily Artus, Cindy Artus, and Ben Borcher. Emily Artus, who has Apert …

Young Alumni Who Mean Business

Spring 2015

Meet the 2015 Forward under 40 honorees.

Cold Shoulder

Winter 2014

During Hoofers’ Winter Carnival last February, students built themselves a classmate out of snow on Lake Mendota. Hoofers are the Union’s outdoors activities clubs.

New Tradition Captures a W Snapshot

Winter 2014 — 1 comment

Coolest. Class. Picture. Ever.

Making Homecoming Welcoming for All

Winter 2014

Multicultural activities aim to broaden alumni engagement

Badger Tracks Winter 2014

Winter 2014

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Badger Tracks Fall 2014

Fall 2014

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Meet the Terps

Fall 2014

Muppets, but no Mendota ...

Taking the Plunge

Fall 2014

Newlyweds Matt Hill and Jessi Hill ’12 pose for a photographer at the Memorial Union’s swimming pier on a June evening before heading to their wedding reception at Tripp Commons.

From Spectacles to Start-ups, from Computer Chips to Civil Rights

Summer 2014 — 2 comments

The Wisconsin Alumni Association has presented Distinguished Alumni Awards since 1936. Meet the four celebrated honorees.

Game On

Summer 2014

Undergrads are glued to their television in Sellery Hall on the evening of April 5, as the Badger men’s basketball team plays Kentucky in the NCAA semifinal.

Young Alumni Demonstrate Global Reach

Spring 2014

The 2014 Forward under 40 Award-winners are bettering lives around the world.

Founders’ Days Celebrate the UW’s Past, Present, and Future

Spring 2014

Alumni commemorate 165 years of Badger excellence.

Dog Days

Spring 2014

Students prepare for finals with handfuls of fur.

Badger Tracks Spring 2014

Spring 2014

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Class of ’63 Celebrates Fiftieth Reunion

Winter 2013

Was there something in the water … ?

WAA Chapters Host Chancellor on the Road

Winter 2013

Building ties with alumni is key.

Badger Tracks Winter 2013

Winter 2013

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Letter Women: Give Me a W!

Winter 2013

110 alumni attended UW Multicultural activities in October

Spirited Sendoff

Fall 2013

Chancellor Blank leaves D.C.

The Korea Connection

Fall 2013

Far-flung alumni strengthen ties with campus.

New Alumni Pier Opens on Lake Mendota

Fall 2013

The long-awaited amenity is already a crowd-pleaser.

Badger Tracks

Fall 2013

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

On Top of the World

Summer 2013

With the assistance of WAA, various incarnations of Bucky have been to all seven continents and floated on every ocean.

B.O.Y. Band

Summer 2013

Twenty-one alumni chapters honor local Badgers of the Year.

Badger Tracks

Summer 2013

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Half a Century on the Road

Summer 2013

WAA Travel celebrates fifty years

Having a Ball at the Bowl

Spring 2013

WAA tour gives Badger fans that rosy feeling.

How to Choose a Chancellor

Spring 2013

A member of the Chancellor search committee explains what the UW needs.

Badger Tracks

Spring 2013

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Warm Hearts, Warmer Climate

Spring 2013

A couple enjoys the benefits of record warmth near the Union Terrace.

Badger Tracks

Winter 2012

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Big Dreams, Big Change

Winter 2012

The Class of ’62 returns after 50 years of transformation.

Can You Dig It?

Winter 2012

Campus gets a new-look lakeshore.