Lynsey Addario’s recent capture by Libyan forces was just the latest in a series of perils for this frontline photojournalist. But she’s never let danger stop her from bringing her unique perspective to coverage of conflict and humanitarian issues.
These seven students are becoming diploma-carrying Badgers this year, joining the ranks of more than 380,000 UW-Madison alumni around the world. They have a firm grasp of reality — but also an inspiring take on what’s to come.
When it’s all over, one thing is clear: Match Day for medical students has more authentic drama, excitement, and emotion than any episode of Grey’s Anatomy.
It was very hard to leave Madison, and in a sense I never have.
The Badger faithful made the Pacific Coast look like a red sea on December 30
A master’s program prepares students to use French in professions outside the classroom.
Weiner and Korevec create dailymile.com.
Judge (and fencing champ) Rosenfeld makes her point with cold steel.
WAA honors eight alumni who have a global impact.
Bud Selig looks back on his career, and ahead to a return to Madison, considering it all through “the retrospect of history.”
Steven Levitan reaches new heights by writing what he knows.
Have you ever wanted to learn Spanish, but never had the time?
Meeting of the Minds sparks lively debate on pressing contemporary issues.
Boosting the UW’s role on the world stage.
Badger Partnership aims for revised model of state support.
Studying at a world-class university proves to be a life-changing experience.
Erin Kimball says choosing the rural track in medical school taught her “what it really means to be a physician.”
Highlighted books from the Winter 2010 issue.
Just days before launching his professional career in Hastings, Minnesota, Zach Bassett ’09 was sailing a forty-six-foot yacht in the Mediterranean.
As the editor of the literary magazine Rosebud, Rod Clark has published nearly 50 issues
Without the sauce, it might be just another burger. And without the burger, the Plaza Tavern might be just another bar.
With every brain she dissects, neuropathologist Ann McKee ’75 discovers more about chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the disease that results from repeated brain injuries. Her studies are changing how sports — especially football — are played.
New board chair leads WAA into 150th year.
Admissions office ramps up partnership with alumni.
Red Shirt program will result in a $250,000 gift for scholarships.
WAA to celebrate a century and a half of alumni achievement.
As with many eventful days, Monday, August 24, 1970, began in perfect normalcy.
Longtime fund-raising leader retires; business dean will transition to new role.
Highlighted books from the Fall 2010 issue
Happy trails, Bernie. Thanks for keeping our UW memories alive.
After years of being what she called a “professional guest star,” (Patricia) Tricia O’Kelley ’90 scored a steady gig when she landed a role in CBS’s hit sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine.
Dennis White works to preserve Ojibwe culture.
Pam Hart Alexander co-founded SAAV to help save animals.
Kurt Unterholzner makes the most of his second chance.
The feeling has never worn off.
Highlighted books from the Summer 2010 issue
WAA honors distinguished alumni at 74th annual awards program.
A major gift establishes specialty clinics for children facing acute health concerns.
Before Jane Goodall and Dian Fossey, there was George Schaller MS’57, PhD’62, whose crusade to protect the world’s most beautiful and endangered animals has taken him to the globe’s most remote regions.