Topsy-Turvy 2020

Winter 2020

Images from an extraordinary year on campus by UW photographers Jeff Miller and Bryce Richter

The Boundaries of Personhood

Fall 2020

In Tomboyland, Melissa Faliveno ’06 questions the meaning of queerness and class.

A Woman’s Touch in a Man’s Sport

Fall 2020

Former UW star Tamara Moore '14 is the only active female coach of a men’s college basketball team.

Painting for Peace

Fall 2020

Daniel Ledin x’22, Molly Pistono x’22, and Courtney Gorum x’23 (left to right) painted a tribute to victims of police violence and…

Wish You Were Here

Fall 2020

Come to campus whenever you like with new virtual tours.

Scientists Zero in on COVID-19

Fall 2020

UW researchers on campus and beyond search for a cure.

Kneeling and Healing

Fall 2020

Peaceful protesters take a knee for Black Lives Matter.

Your Name in Lights

Fall 2020

How to salute graduates during a pandemic? It takes creativity, and the Wisconsin School of Business rose to the challenge with a May 9 light…

The Miracle of Apollo 13

Fall 2020

How Jim Lovell x'50 pulled off NASA’s most daring recovery.

Journalism’s Last Best Hope

Fall 2020

Young reporters use new strategies to bring local news back from the brink.

The Anytime Museum

Fall 2020

UW–Madison’s online collections are open 24/7.

A Place Where You Belong

Fall 2020

The Multicultural Student Center offers a safe haven for students of color.

Can We Trust the Polls?

Fall 2020

After the failures of 2016, the UW’s Elections Research Center makes a significant contribution to the presidential race.

UW–Madison Values

Fall 2020

In the midst of a crisis, let’s pause to remember why our work matters.

Calm Is a Click Away

Fall 2020

A video meditation series cultivates peace of mind in the pandemic.

Rethinking the Rewards App

Fall 2020

Fetch Rewards takes a new approach to brand loyalty.

Safer — and More Connected — at Home

Fall 2020

Check out these new ways to engage with campus.

Setting Sail to Save the Seas

Fall 2020

Stefanie Spear ’90 battles plastic pollution on a two-year voyage.

The Rock on Rocks

Fall 2020

The actor playfully engages with a UW geoscience class.

‘Systemic Racism Does Indeed Exist’

Fall 2020

An interview with LaVar Charleston MS’07, PhD’10

“Ratso” Gets His Due

Fall 2020

Known as a colorful chronicler of counterculture figures, Larry Sloman MS’72 is finding his direction home as a singer-songwriter.

Who Needs Classrooms?

Fall 2020



UW professors Harold Engel, Lee de Forest, and H. B. McCarty MA’30,

UW–Minecraft

Fall 2020

Missing campus, a student devises a virtual version.

What’s in a Name? New Opportunity

Fall 2020

A husband’s gift transforms the UW School of Social Work.

Badgers vs. the Pandemic

Fall 2020

Meet UW heroes in the fight against COVID-19.

LGBTQ and Unwanted in East Africa

Fall 2020

This Is How the Heart Beats documents a persecuted community.

Madison’s Singular Slice

Fall 2020

For 19 years, Ian’s Pizza has been a quintessential student experience.

A Smart Restart

Fall 2020

The UW welcomes back students with safety measures in place.

It’s About the Animals — and Humans, Too

Fall 2020

UW–Madison’s Shelter Medicine Program provides a needed resource for at-risk animals and those who care for them each day.

Corona-nomics

Fall 2020

How is the economy faring under extraordinary stress?

Back to High School, in Character

Summer 2020

Former classmates re-create their teenage musicals in “Encore!”

Campus Answers the COVID-19 Call

Summer 2020

The Badger community springs into action to save lives.

Dairy 2.0

Summer 2020

UW–Madison innovations help farmers reinvent themselves in challenging times.

Woman on a Pedestal

Summer 2020

The iconic “Forward” statue inspires donations for female artists.

Mastermind of the Panama Canal

Summer 2020

Edward Schildhauer figured out how the make the darn thing work.

“We Are Not the Grammar Police”

Summer 2020

Anja Wanner explores a linguist’s role in an era of gender-neutral pronouns.

The Robots Keep Rolling

Summer 2020

It’s a bot’s world: in April, as Wisconsin adapted to the Safer at Home order, the UW’s food delivery robots kept running, taking meals…

The Fight for Women’s Rights

Summer 2020

A century ago, UW–Madison grads spearheaded the suffrage movement.

Running Roughshod

Summer 2020

Track superstar Alicia Monson x’20 shows what it means to be “Badger tough.”

Glamour Girl, Nature Girl

Summer 2020

Laura Schara went from a fashionista to a TV outdoorswoman.