New Journey for UW Space Telescope

Winter 2021

The campus treasure is headed to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum.

The Bucks at the Field House

Winter 2021

In the 1970s, UW–Madison hosted thrilling professional basketball games.

A Boost for LGBTQ+ Health

Winter 2021

A fellowship program will train specialists at UW Health.

Healing Bones, Then Dissolving

Winter 2021

A new medical device could have us up and around in no time.

Balancing Athletic Excellence and Mental Health

Winter 2021

Sports psychiatrist Claudia Reardon ’01, MD’06 treats Badger stars.

The Wisconsin Idea — Cocktail Party Version

Winter 2021

Impress your family and friends with these fascinating facts.

I, Food-Delivery Robot

Winter 2021

A lunchtime journey across campus with UW–Madison’s favorite automaton

Out Standing in His Field

Winter 2021

Barry Alvarez receives a remarkable honor at Camp Randall Stadium.

Toward a Fairer Vaccine

Winter 2021

A new model will overcome disparities and boost immunization rates.

The Future’s So Bright

Winter 2021

A solar panel array will harvest power from the sun for the next 30 years.

Read a Book, Find a Career

Winter 2021

A chance encounter led Chris Walker to study dance and, now, head UW’s Division of the Arts.

Seven State Street Stalwarts

Winter 2021

Amid constant change, these classic businesses have lasted more than half a century.

Five Minutes to Mental Health

Winter 2021

The UW Healthy Minds Program app helps students meditate via podcast.

An Emancipation Sculpture Revisited

Winter 2021

Sanford Biggers prepares an artistic response to a problematic work in the Chazen collection.

A New and Improved Natatorium

Winter 2021

The Bakke Recreation & Wellbeing Center will be loaded with cool attractions.

A New Age of Technology

Winter 2021

Researchers at the UW’s School of Computer, Data & Information Sciences find innovative ways to improve our daily lives.

Hearts, Minds, and Algorithms

Winter 2021

Our winter issue sheds light on both humans and machines.

Reopen and Rejoice

Fall 2021

The UW’s return to in-person activities is a cause for celebration.

A Better Way to Teach 9/11

Fall 2021

UW professor Jeremy Stoddard MS’01, PhD’96 discovers shortcomings in schools’ approach to the war on terror.

New Athletic Director, New Era

Fall 2021

Chris McIntosh ’04, MS’19 embraces change.

Hope for Parkinson’s Patients

Fall 2021

UW researchers take a step toward treating humans.

Film-Nerd Paradise

Fall 2021

After immersing himself in UW movie culture, Michael Pogorzelski ’94, MA’96 became one of the country’s leading preservationists.

A More Familiar Fall Semester

Fall 2021

With vaccination rates high, UW–Madison plans for regular operations.

On with the Shows

Fall 2021

UW arts venues reopen after the pandemic shutdown.

The Disinformation Detective

Fall 2021

UW professor Young Mie Kim uncovers deceptive political ads on social media.

A 100-Year-Old Meme

Fall 2021

This UW comic might have originated the genre.

A 2020 Celebration in 2021

Fall 2021

Students who graduated during the pandemic finally get their pomp and circumstance.

Connecting the Dots

Fall 2021

Thirty years ago, Stephen Morse MS’74, PhD’77 put a name to the phenomenon that defines our time: emerging viruses.

Psychedelic Wonder Drugs

Fall 2021

UW–Madison leads the way in a potentially transformative field of medicine.

A Storybook Romance

Fall 2021

Kevin Henkes x’83 and Laura Dronzek ’82, MFA’93 met at UW–Madison, married, and now make magic together in children’s literature.

Forward March

Fall 2021

The UW Band’s set list has evolved with the times.

Letters: The Concerts You Never Forget

Fall 2021

Jimi Hendrix plays at the Factory in 1968. Robert Schultz

Our Spring 2021 issue featured an article on legendary pop concerts…

Farewell, Wiscard Legend

Fall 2021

For 19 years, Almaz Yimam warmly welcomed new students to campus.

Hidden Treasures

Fall 2021

During the All Ways Forward comprehensive campaign, UW–Madison added and improved several buildings and facilities.

Registration by Walkie-Talkie

Fall 2021

In the days before virtual enrollment, getting your preferred classes required creativity and collaboration.

NFL Funds Hamstring Study

Fall 2021

UW researchers tackle one of the most frustrating sports injuries.

Finding Home in a Foreign Land

Fall 2021

Pao Lor PhD’01 chronicles his American journey in Modern Jungles: A Hmong Refugee’s Childhood Story of Survival.

Letters: The Sterling Hall Bombing

Fall 2021

Alumni respond to our 50th-anniversary article “The Blast That Changed Everything.”

A Poet Writing Loudly

Fall 2021

What’s it like to be Afghan and Kurdish in the U.S.? Read Hajjar Baban ’20.

The Cycling Sweet Spot

Fall 2021

Michael Fishman ’11 creates bikes that are both unique and affordable.