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Delicate Balance

Winter 2011

As China gains prominence on the world stage, the university strengthens its connections.

Rules to Roll By

Winter 2011

With the threat of Huntington’s disease hanging over her, Shana Martin lives life out on a limb – or at least a log.

If You Want to Be a Badger …

Winter 2011

To earn your red and white stripes, you need to know a few things about Wisconsin traditions and rituals, past and present.

Bright Lights, Badger City

Winter 2011

Alumni get fancy, funky at WAA’s 150th anniversary Red Tie Gala.

Big Red Wagon

Winter 2011

The antique fire engine returns, greener than ever.

Badger Sports Ticker: Winter 2011

Winter 2011

UW Athletic News in brief

Michael Eddy ’90: Assisting in the Birth of a Nation

Winter 2011

Making history in southern Sudan

A New Old Tradition

Winter 2011

A UW institute and a growing summer event bring Yiddish to life on campus.

Bookshelf: Winter 2011

Winter 2011

Highlighted books from the Winter 2011 issue

Badger Hockey’s Super Fan

Winter 2011

Following the Badgers is a key part of his life.

Harris ’06 & Lyle ’08 Friess: Taking a Shot at Making a Difference

Winter 2011

Brooklyn Youth Sports Club: Basketball to promote academic excellence

We fall the extra mile

Winter 2011

If you want to get a lumberjill to open up, you should be willing to tumble head-over-heels into her world.

Bucky Badger Always Warms My Heart

Winter 2011

There is a warm spot reserved in my heart for Buckingham U. “Bucky” Badger.

Tracking The Ties That Bind

Fall 2011

Fred Gardaphé ’76 knew that if he didn’t get out of the Mafia-dominated neighborhood where he grew up, he could wind up dead. UW–Madison provided a way out.

Of Polyester Pants and Friendship

Fall 2011

When I first came to the university in 1978, I had never lived away from home or in a big city. Everything was new to me.

Buried Treasure

Fall 2011

Worth a thousand words.

Leadership Transition

Fall 2011

David Ward named UW–Madison’s interim chancellor after Biddy Martin moves on.

Pulling Together for Great People

Fall 2011

A couple’s family endowment helps to grow scholarships for students in need.

Bookshelf: Fall 2011

Fall 2011

Highlighted books from the Fall 2011 issue

Helping the UW Gain More Flexibility

Fall 2011

Since WAA’s founding in 1861, advocacy has been core to its mission.

Bright Lights in the Badger City

Fall 2011

Red Tie Gala to celebrate alumni, increase scholarships.

Celebrating Mad Grads Everywhere

Fall 2011

WAA unveils two gifts at campus birthday party.

Florin Steps into Top Spot

Fall 2011

Although Dave Florin ’92 is entering his eighth year of service with WAA’s national board of directors, his involvement began long before that.

Bruce Kania ’75: Floating a Sustainable Idea

Fall 2011

No man is an island. However, one man’s name is becoming synonymous with them.

Ronald Silverman ’69: Dentist to a Dictator

Fall 2011

Ron Silverman ’69 stared into the jaws of death five years ago when he found himself fitting a crown molding for the mouth of Saddam Hussein.

Prison Breaks

Fall 2011

His life was a downward spiral until JD Stier ’04 and a persistent teacher saw a way out.

Genotopia

Fall 2011

Does genomics hold the secrets for the future of medicine? Eric Green believes it does — and that Bill Gahl is showing the way.

Life Lessons

Fall 2011

When Richard Davis teaches, his words are like the notes he plays, flowing effortlessly from topic to topic, as he explains music and so much more.

Celebrating the Past, Shaping the Future

Summer 2011

Test your Badger IQ.

On, Wisconsin Alumni Association!

Summer 2011

You’re invited to celebrate WAA’s 150th birthday.

From Press to Professor

Summer 2011

Longtime sports journalist brings an authentic voice to his classroom.

A Table for Five

Summer 2011

We brought our whole selves to the table during those years, and we still do.

Badgers on the Big (and Small) Screen

Summer 2011

Scriptwriters use creative license to claim connections to Wisconsin.

Tears and Gas

Summer 2011

. . . the teargas has been absent.

Been There, Done That

Summer 2011

Journalism 666: Professional Responsibility in Mass Communication.

Bookshelf: Summer 2011

Summer 2011

Highlighted books from the Summer 2011 issue

Grandparents Eeeeuw-niversity

Summer 2011

Grandparents U is a lifelong learning event that brings children ages seven to fourteen to campus with their grandparents

Estella Leopold ’48: Carrying on the Leopold Legacy

Summer 2011

“We can learn plenty from the past,” says Estella Leopold ’48.

Seeing potential

Summer 2011

Eight other medical schools turned Tim Cordes MD’04, PhD’07 down flat, but the UW said yes — and discovered a remarkable physician who earned “student of the year” honors, created his own biochemistry software, specializes in addiction, and happens to be blind.

Oh, My Stars!

Summer 2011

Who are the UW’s all-time awesomest alumni? On Wisconsin picks its list of greatest grads (and even one non-grad) in fields ranging from agriculture to technology.