A UW geneticist helped to discover a new yeast species, providing a new flavor to brewing companies.
In 2009, copilot Jeff Skiles ’84 played a key role in the “Miracle on the Hudson” emergency plane landing.
Who moo? Cool showers can comfort cows while they’re being milked.
The jersey of legendary Badger hockey player and coach Mark Johnson ’94 now hangs from the Kohl Center rafters.
The UW Law School is opening a new clinic to help victims of domestic violence file restraining orders.
Former UW women’s basketball point guard Shawna Nicols ’05 is now the official disc jockey for the Badgers.
UW economics professor Menzie Chinn explains the tradeoffs of tariff policy.
After a doctor affiliated with Michigan State University was convicted of sexually assaulting numerous young women under his care, including …
After 70 secretive years, a gargoyle has been reunited with its twin. One of the sandstone statues, which sat atop …
3D printing seems like science fiction come to life.
“It’s kind of Star Trek–like,” says Dan Thoma MS’88, PhD’92, director of …
Nomen est omen, said the ancient Romans, who liked their maxims to rhyme: one’s name is one’s destiny. And while …
What UW building is the tallest? The answer may surprise you.
New research from the UW shows video games could help teach empathy to adolescents.
A UW researcher finds that a different kind of breakfast could improve health.
Dutch elm disease claims Elmer, a campus tree more than a century old that stood outside the Hector F. DeLuca Biochemistry Building.
An aspiring journalist chooses an unexpected stop on his career path: his hometown newspaper.
Former U.S. Senator Russ Feingold ’75 returns to the UW to teach, calling on his experiences in the Great Lakes region of Africa.
Between 1919 and 1926, two UW student organizations took the name Ku Klux Klan, and a report delving into that …
Ferguson the miniature donkey got a hand — actually a leg — from the School of Veterinary Medicine recently to …
A UW class explores cryptocurrencies.
A cautionary tale about human interactions with wild apes.
A UW program is working to reduce the shortage of ob-gyn physicians in rural areas.
Will Crazy Rich Asians change representation on the big screen?
UW researchers are using drones to search for more sustainable farming methods.
Badgers dominated a gold medal game for the ages on both sides of the puck in the Winter Olympics.
A history course tackles the 1970s–90s through a generational lens.
UW–Madison’s Arboretum is part of a nationwide effort to protect the popular insect.
“Every few years, a professional athlete touches the heart and soul of a city in …
UW releases findings from a first-ever campuswide student climate survey.
A popular consumer science course digs into our relationship with money.
Luciano Barraza MS’66, PhD’68 makes up for lost time.