As a foreign correspondent in Germany, Louis Lochner 1909 chronicled the rise of the Third Reich and helped Americans understand how Adolf Hitler amassed power.
Hundreds of students participated in the spirited Hindu tradition of throwing bright colored powder during Rang de …
The new Wisconsin Russia Project aims to help the U.S. be more prepared to manage a calculating Kremlin with yet-to-be-determined ambitions.
At the peak of the refugee crisis in Greece, Amed Khan ’91 found a way to bring humanity to an inhumane situation.
When war broke out in Europe in 1914, a UW English professor proposed another path.
Scientists weren’t the only faculty members to assist the government — historians, geologists, and others pitched in, too.
As more Americans decide to live and work abroad, alums on each of the seven continents share what they like about their new lives and offer advice for fellow Badgers who dream of similar moves.
Six months after graduating, Eric Barrow ’93 was knocking around Tokyo, brushing up …
A look back at May 1970 through the lens of an alum’s camera
UW students connect to a designer’s lost legacy.
This eerie, moonlit setting looks like it could be on another planet, but it’s right here on Earth. At the IceCube Neutrino Observatory in Antarctica, …
The title of director/editor Chad Gracia ’92’s debut documentary film — The Russian Woodpecker — invites so many …
For nearly a decade, the Wisconsin Alumni Association has honored UW–Madison alumni under the age of forty who have excelled in …
Badgers far and away.
He helps travelers go way off the beaten path.
Galápagos Islands find.
The hunt for UW’s most elusive designer.
Two UW alumni are working closely with African tribal warriors, teaching them how to protect — rather than kill — the majestic lions that roam their lands.
Japanese artist Manabu Ikeda’s work is massive, but the overall size is only a small part of his unique vision.
Amid news of normalization efforts between the United States and Cuba, Apertura [Opening]: Photography in Cuba Today has made a timely debut at the Chazen Museum of Art.
Alumni are networking around careers, diverse communities, and global connections.
UW scientists make encouraging progress toward a vaccine.
The cultures of multiple homelands were stitched together in a School of Human Ecology class during fall semester.
Using her understanding of human decision-making, Laura Schechter is improving sanitation in Senegal — and in the process, she's changing the way that social scientists and economists think.
This year’s book program says go read — and then go do.
For Anna Therese Day ’10, going the freelance route in pursuit of a journalism career wasn’t so much a choice as it was a calling.
An innovative UW program is aiming to bring Madison and Washington closer together, one semester at a time.
Chinese alumni create talk-show videos to educate, ease isolation.
Chen had no idea what she wanted to do with her life — only that she wanted a U.S. education.
Catering to our obsession with the entire tradition of stately homes, titles, and pomp and circumstance.
Go Big Read novel spans the globe via two characters.
Due to a belief that their body parts bring good luck, people with albinism in some African countries are hunted and killed. Two alumni are stepping in to help Tanzania, where the problem is most severe.
A professor steps up to protect an ancient culture from modern threats.