The Man Who Fell to Earth

Fall 2022

In Tailspin, John Armbruster ’89 takes inspiration from an aviator who survived a World War II crash.

Lazing on the Lakeshore Path

Fall 2022

The four-mile trail is a heavenly getaway in the heart of the city.

The Beloved Badger Bash

Fall 2022

The pregame party has grown from low-key to high-powered.

From Captives to Community

Fall 2022

In Descendant, Kern Jackson MA’91 documents the discovery of the last illegal slave ship and the people who never forgot it.

Living History

Fall 2022

Laura Keyes ’07 impersonates famous 19th century women.

Taking a Swing at Cancer

Fall 2022

When it comes to philanthropy, Andy and Susan North are pros.

An Unsung Hero

Fall 2022

Mildred Fish Harnack ’25, MA’26 lost her life in the German resistance to Hitler.

The Fans’ Voice

Fall 2022

CBS sports reporter Sherree Burruss ’12 provides up-close access to your favorite teams.

Labor Rights and Wrongs

Fall 2022

Jesús Salas MA’85 battled owners and county officials to organize fellow migrant workers.

Honoring Ho-Chuck Heritage

Fall 2022

The Wisconsin Alumni Association shares stories of the original occupants of the campus area.

Looking Back to Move Forward

Fall 2022

UW–Madison grapples with the prejudice in its past.

Where in the World Is Drew Binsky?

Fall 2022

The popular travel influencer has visited all 197 countries, and he’s just getting started.

How Summer Nights Got Hot

Summer 2022

The Terrace music series became a sensation in the ’80s and is poised for a comeback.

Undergraduate Rap Star

Summer 2022

As Yung Gravy, Matthew Hauri ’17 conquered the music world while still a UW marketing major.

Safer Religious Fasting

Summer 2022

Mohamed Amin PhD’13 looks for healthy ways to go hungry.

A Voice for Alzheimer’s Research

Summer 2022

The Wisconsin Medicine campaign boosts the UW’s work in health care and research, with an assist from Badgers radio announcer Matt Lepay.

Lawrence of Macedonia

Summer 2022

Through four decades of Cold War, Lawrence Eagleburger ’52, MS’57 was the crisis manager of American diplomacy.

Pass the Termite Chips

Summer 2022

Florence Dunkel’64, MS’66 sees food potential in bugs.

Notes from a Radical Kitchen

Summer 2022

Anita Mannur ’96 explores the ways in which othered communities reclaim space through food.

Gut Feelings

Summer 2022

While exploring the microscopic similarities that unite species, Kat Milligan-McClennan ’99, PhD’09 embraced her long-rejected Indigenous identity.

The Fight for Title IX

Summer 2022

Fifty years ago, Kit Saunders MS’66, PhD’77 ushered in a new era for the UW’s women athletes.

Jerome Chazen’s Legacy

Summer 2022

The late philanthropist was a passionate supporter of UW–Madison and its art museum.

Ready, Set, Collaborate!

Summer 2022

The new UW Chemistry Building encourages group efforts.

Sisterhood, Revisited

Summer 2022

Novelist Hanna Halperin MFA’16 lays bare the shared experiences that unite long-divided paths.

The Science behind a Smile

Summer 2022

UW psychology professor Paula Niedenthal ’81 explores the wide variety of social rules for expressing emotion — and how they cause trouble.

A Little Creepy but Totally Quiet

Spring 2022

Studying in Memorial Library’s cages has been a rite of passage for generations of students.

A Fountain Loved and Hated

Spring 2022

Library Mall’s centerpiece has changed with the times and might transform again.

A Magical Wilderness Experience

Spring 2022

Ashley Bredemus ’14 left engineering to run a boys’ camp deep in the woods.

How to Do More

Spring 2022

The UW vet school’s inaugural class pays it forward with an endowed scholarship.

Escaping the Taliban

Spring 2022

How Ben Schumaker ’03, MSW’06 helped an Afghan colleague flee to Pakistan.

A Fund for Football Walk-Ons

Spring 2022

Former Badgers provide a boost for non-scholarship players.

A Dissenting Voice

Spring 2022

Social critic bell hooks MA’76 positioned herself as a “dangerous woman.”

Virgil Abloh, Forever Fashionable

Spring 2022

The world mourns the brilliant designer and UW alumnus.

Nice to See You, Face-to-Face

Spring 2022

During a break in the pandemic, alumni returned to campus for in-person events.

The Matilda Effect

Spring 2022

Margaret Rossiter MS’67 is rewriting the history of women in science, one name at a time.

When Nuns Fight Back

Spring 2022

"Matrix," by novelist Lauren Groff MFA’06, portrays an unlikely feminist utopia.

The Answer Man

Spring 2022

Matt Amodio MS’17 became a legendary Jeopardy! winner with a unique style of play.

Six Words about Race

Spring 2022

Michele Norris x’83 has been a national TV, print, and radio journalist, but her biggest contribution may be a project that sprang from a painful aspect of her personal history.

Real Estate for People, Not Profit

Winter 2021

Inspired by the Wisconsin Idea, James Graaskamp PhD’65 preached an ethical approach to development.

The Newspaper That Refused to Die

Winter 2021

Isthmus returns to the racks after shutting down during the pandemic.