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Mission Possible

Winter 2012

Think that world hunger can’t be overcome? Bettina Luescher begs to differ.

See Spot Itch

Winter 2012

And see Spot stop itching, thanks to a new method to ease dog allergies.

Instant Replay

Winter 2012

Joe Krabbenhoft returns to UW men’s basketball as team’s video coordinator.

Big Red Landing

Winter 2012

An alumnus journeys from Madison to Mars.

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.

A Variation on Camelot

Winter 2012

A California girl finds paradise in Madison.

John Schmitt ’80: The Long Road

Winter 2012

For years, John Schmitt ’80 had heard that many of the world’s people live without access to clean, safe water

Bob Wills MS’81, PhD’83, JD’91: Urban Cheesemaker

Winter 2012

When night settles on Milwaukee’s near south side, Clock Shadow Creamery starts humming

Bookshelf: Winter 2012

Winter 2012

Highlighted books from the Winter 2012 issue

Paisan’s

Winter 2012

There appears to be a direct correlation between possessing a UW–Madison degree and having an affinity for Paisan’s Italian Restaurant.

It’s a Mailbox … It’s a Bird House … No, Wait, It’s a Library!

Winter 2012

A simple idea to house free books in quirky little buildings on posts is bringing neighborhoods together and enhancing literacy around the world.

Black Gold

Winter 2012

From a temple in India to American beauty salons, a global trade network spins hair into Black Gold

An Elephant Never Begets

Winter 2012

Delivering birth control to elephants is more difficult than you’d think — and more important.

Moving Day

Fall 2012

Every August 14, thousands of UW students face . . . a twenty-four-hour bout of homelessness.

Lessons from Stephen Ambrose

Fall 2012

“We’ll get along a lot better if you don’t compliment me so much.”

Competitive Contingent

Fall 2012

Current and former Badgers competed in London’s summer Olympic Games.

A Chair of a Different Color

Fall 2012

Don't it make my red chairs blue?

School of Hard Rocks

Fall 2012

A geology course first offered seventy years ago is still challenging students.

Bookshelf: Fall 2012

Fall 2012

Highlighted books from the Fall 2012 issue

Badger Tracks

Fall 2012

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Point and Click

Fall 2012

Grandparents University

Keep Your Shirt On

Fall 2012

Fifth edition of The Red Shirt.

Stuck on U

Fall 2012

With a new pin, WAA creates a tradition to keep grads connected.

Madison Calling

Fall 2012

Hoping to double alumni donations, the UW prepares to roll out an aggressive campaign.

Badger Birdman

Fall 2012

Tom Schultz ’76 never dreamed he’d become a painter — but thanks to him, birdwatchers everywhere are able to identify their feathered friends.

Flying Solo

Summer 2012

The war had become part of our lives, since many of our friends had gone off to fight.

Bookshelf: Summer 2012

Summer 2012

Highlighted books from the Summer 2012 issue

Emily Friedman ’07: On the Campaign Trail

Summer 2012

Emily Friedman has a front-row seat to history as an ABC News digital reporter covering Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

Tom Hall ’86: Video Game Innovator

Summer 2012

“I felt guilty eating breakfast. I had to get in to work and make the game.”

WAA Honors 2012 Distinguished Alumni

Summer 2012

Meet five Badgers every alum should know.

Dog Days

Summer 2012

UW–Madison Day at the State Fair: August 8, 2012

Founders’ Days International

Summer 2012

Merci beaucoup!

Digital Diorama

Summer 2012

UW–Madison in 24 hours

Shadid . . . always chose to dig deeper

Spring 2012

“People want to bear witness, and they want to tell you the story”

Robert’s Rules

Summer 2012

This former sprinter now trains pro basketball players — and has a track record for results.

There’s an Apps for that

Summer 2012

Name any topic pertaining to Wisconsin life and culture, and prolific author Jerry Apps ’55, MS’57, PhD’57 has probably written about it.

Separation Surgeon

Summer 2012

Doctor Gary Hartman has become a world expert in the esoteric specialty of conjoined twins.

Bubbler: A Secret Code

Spring 2012

Like the Rio Grande to Texans or the Mississippi to those who live along its banks, the Bubbler is not just a drinking fountain.