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On Campus

Transforming Research

Fall 2018

A UW–Madison lab seeks to improve outcomes for transgender people.

Reckoning with History

Fall 2018

Bryce Richter

Between 1919 and 1926, two UW student organizations took the name Ku Klux Klan, and a report delving into that …

New Money

Fall 2018

A UW class explores cryptocurrencies.

On the Mend

Fall 2018

Bryce Richter

Ferguson the miniature donkey got a hand — actually a leg — from the School of Veterinary Medicine recently to …

Campus Construction

Fall 2018

Bryce Richter

Major projects are under way on the UW–Madison campus to remove bottlenecks for students who need access to chemistry …

Deadly Cold

Fall 2018

A cautionary tale about human interactions with wild apes.

Calling All Docs

Fall 2018

A UW program is working to reduce the shortage of ob-gyn physicians in rural areas.

At the Movies

Fall 2018

Will Crazy Rich Asians change representation on the big screen?

Agriculture by Air

Summer 2018

UW researchers are using drones to search for more sustainable farming methods.

Audio Philes

Summer 2018

Students study podcasts as the medium takes off.

Good as Gold

Summer 2018

Badgers dominated a gold medal game for the ages on both sides of the puck in the Winter Olympics.

Parental POV

Summer 2018

A history course tackles the 1970s–90s through a generational lens.

Monarch Guardians

Summer 2018

UW–Madison’s Arboretum is part of a nationwide effort to protect the popular insect.

Peace Out

Summer 2018

A collection of international flags serves as a buffet table centerpiece during a Global House Party event at the University Club. Jeff

Surprise Package

Summer 2018

First-year students link arms and sing ‘Varsity’ at the end of the Chancellor’s Convocation for New Students, a Wisconsin Welcome event. Jeff

Note-Able Feature

Summer 2018

Jeff Miller

Those aren’t wagon wheels that passersby spotted earlier this year during construction of the Hamel Music Center at the …

Badgers of Influence

Summer 2018

J. J. Watt x’12 AP/Aaron M. Sprecher

“Every few years, a professional athlete touches the heart and soul of a city in …

Asked and Answered

Spring 2018

UW releases findings from a first-ever campuswide student climate survey.

Mystery Solved

Fall 2018

The List Issue featured four University Archives images in search of captions. Readers answered the call and helped identify three of them, with …

Get Happy

Spring 2018

A popular consumer science course digs into our relationship with money.

Walk On

Spring 2018

Luciano Barraza MS’66, PhD’68 makes up for lost time.

Taking Safety Seriously

Spring 2018

A new app transforms smartphones into personal safety devices.

A Perfect Storm

Spring 2018

A UW professors teaches the science behind the news.

A Muffled Voice

Spring 2018

A UW researcher shines a light on a lost essay.

A-maze-ing

Winter 2017

Photo by Angie Treinen

Angie Treinen ’88, DVM’93 received a novel idea this year from the UW’s Geology Museum for her family farm’s …

Give What You Get

Winter 2017

Gaffera/Istock

If it’s the thought that makes a gift count, here’s a thought that can make your gesture count extra: get a …

Witness to History

Winter 2017

Sarah Morton

Military history professor John Hall spent 15 years on active duty as an infantry officer and strategic planner for the …

Dow: 50 Years Later

Winter 2017

A moment in history that transformed the lives of many students and the UW campus.

3 Kinds of Smiles

Winter 2017

How do we know what a smile means? A UW psychologist decodes them.

Eye on Irma

Winter 2017

UW plays a key role in weather warnings.

SERF’s Down

Fall 2017

Jeff Miller

For years, overcrowding and long lines have been the norm at the SERF (Southeast Recreational Facility), built in 1983 to …

Scene Setting

Fall 2018

Jeff Miller photo

Elise Schimke ’17 sought solitude in campus libraries during her time at UW–Madison. So when the history and English …

Beyond the Game

Fall 2017

UW program helps student-athletes chart a course for life after sports.

Popular Science

Fall 2017

Can Bill Nye, the famed Science Guy of the ’90s, really save the world?

Dairy Drama

Fall 2017

The $43 billion Wisconsin industry has benefited from a long tradition of UW support.

Wait for It

Fall 2018

A study shatters the myth that all entrepreneurs are uber-confident risk-takers.

Seismic Shift

Fall 2017

UW scientists decipher earthquakes.

Power Walking

Summer 2017

Spencer Walts

The next renewable energy source could be right underfoot. A group of UW–Madison engineers has developed an inexpensive …

Protest vs. Disrupt

Summer 2017

Free-speech guidelines address a delicate balance.

“Yes, and …”

Summer 2017

Improv techniques help medical professionals learn creativity and spontaneity.