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The Eye of the Storm

Summer 2011

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.

The Class of 2011

Summer 2011

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.

Match Day

Spring 2011

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.

Changing Courses

Spring 2011

It was very hard to leave Madison, and in a sense I never have.

California Dreamin’

Spring 2011

The Badger faithful made the Pacific Coast look like a red sea on December 30

En Français, S’il Vous Plaît

Spring 2011

A master’s program prepares students to use French in professions outside the classroom.

Ben Weiner ’06 and Kelly Korevec ’06: Partnership in Motion

Spring 2011

Weiner and Korevec create dailymile.com.

Madelon Rosenfeld ’71: Staying Sharp as a Fencing Champion

Spring 2011

Judge (and fencing champ) Rosenfeld makes her point with cold steel.

WAA Honors Eight Grads

Spring 2011

WAA honors eight alumni who have a global impact.

A Conversation with The Commish

Spring 2011

Bud Selig looks back on his career, and ahead to a return to Madison, considering it all through “the retrospect of history.”

Family Man

Spring 2011

Steven Levitan reaches new heights by writing what he knows.

Study Abroad, Alumni Style

Winter 2010

Have you ever wanted to learn Spanish, but never had the time?

Sifting and Winnowing in New York City

Winter 2010

Meeting of the Minds sparks lively debate on pressing contemporary issues.

International Initiatives

Winter 2010

Boosting the UW’s role on the world stage.

Chancellor Solicits Alumni Input

Winter 2010

Badger Partnership aims for revised model of state support.

All’s Well That Ends Well

Winter 2010

Studying at a world-class university proves to be a life-changing experience.

The Art of Medicine

Winter 2010

Erin Kimball says choosing the rural track in medical school taught her “what it really means to be a physician.”

Bookshelf: Winter 2010

Winter 2010

Highlighted books from the Winter 2010 issue.

Zach Bassett ’09: Setting Sail through Craigslist

Winter 2010

Just days before launching his professional career in Hastings, Minnesota, Zach Bassett ’09 was sailing a forty-six-foot yacht in the Mediterranean.

Rod Clark ’71: Literature in Bloom

Winter 2010

As the editor of the literary magazine Rosebud, Rod Clark has published nearly 50 issues

The Plazaburger

Winter 2010

Without the sauce, it might be just another burger. And without the burger, the Plaza Tavern might be just another bar.

Head-On Collision

Winter 2010

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.

Ramirez Takes the Reins

Fall 2010

New board chair leads WAA into 150th year.

Stepping up Student Recruiting

Fall 2010

Admissions office ramps up partnership with alumni.

Look Good and Feel Good

Fall 2010

Red Shirt program will result in a $250,000 gift for scholarships.

Sesqui Fever

Fall 2010

WAA to celebrate a century and a half of alumni achievement.

After the Bombing

Fall 2010

As with many eventful days, Monday, August 24, 1970, began in perfect normalcy.

Laying a New Foundation

Fall 2010

Longtime fund-raising leader retires; business dean will transition to new role.

Bookshelf: Fall 2010

Fall 2010

Highlighted books from the Fall 2010 issue

Bye Bye, Bernie

Fall 2010

Happy trails, Bernie. Thanks for keeping our UW memories alive.

The New Adventures of Tricia O’Kelley

Fall 2010

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: Saving an Ancient Art

Fall 2010

Dennis White works to preserve Ojibwe culture.

The Tug of War

Fall 2010

The welcome mat is out when today's soldiers return to campus, unlike what their Vietnam counterparts experienced while reentering civilian life during an uncivil era.

Pam Alexander ’90, JD ’02: Animal Defender

Summer 2010

Pam Hart Alexander co-founded SAAV to help save animals.

Kurt Unterholzner ’82: Transplant Hero

Summer 2010

Kurt Unterholzner makes the most of his second chance.

One of the Fortunate Few

Summer 2010

The feeling has never worn off.

Bookshelf: Summer 2010

Summer 2010

Highlighted books from the Summer 2010 issue

Sustaining the Wisconsin Experience

Summer 2010

WAA honors distinguished alumni at 74th annual awards program.

Family to Family

Summer 2010

A major gift establishes specialty clinics for children facing acute health concerns.

A Voice in the Wilderness

Summer 2010

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.