Category

On Campus

Fight on for Her Fame

Winter 2009

“On, Wisconsin!” turns one hundred

Fair Share

Winter 2009

Federal stimulus funds jump-start stalled research across the campus.

What Lies Beneath

Winter 2009

New research center digs deep for sustainable energy source.

Big Red Book Club

Fall 2009

A new common reading program puts campus on the same page.

Celestial Chat

Fall 2009

Copernicus’s big idea may have sprouted from earlier talk among scholars.

Real Cheap Real Estate?

Fall 2009

Housing prices across the country may be falling, but it’s hard to find a house as cheap as the one the UW’s School of Human Ecology (SoHE) is selling.

Fast Change

Fall 2009

Human evolution appears to be speeding up.

iBrain

Fall 2009

Researchers use brain interface to post to Twitter.

Digging Deep

Fall 2009

UW scientists look for answers in the ice.

Faulty Forensics

Fall 2009

Wisconsin Innocence Project goes beyond DNA to ferret out bad courtroom science.

Quick Takes

Fall 2009

UW news in brief.

Student Watch

Fall 2009

A pillow and a cell phone? Check. Lumber and tools to build a loft and a George Foreman grill to make burgers before football games? Not allowed.

Subtract Calories, Add Years?

Fall 2009

Eat less — a whole lot less — and you could live a whole lot longer.

UW on the Air

Fall 2009

Fire up your DVR, because there’s more than football to watch on the Big Ten Network.

Ready, Set … Slow Down

Fall 2009

Want to go farther faster on your daily jog? It turns out that slowing down might be a better idea in the long run.

Catching Cold

Summer 2009

Virologists sequence the genome of the common cold.

Compassionate Critters

Summer 2009

Our ability to understand another’s feelings may be genetic.

DARE to Be Done

Summer 2009

Dictionary of regional dialects nears completion.

Quick Takes

Summer 2009

UW news in brief.

Leavin’ Lizards?

Summer 2009

Climate change spells trouble for these reptiles.

The Obama Effect

Summer 2009

Obama's election impacts views on race.

Student Watch

Summer 2009

UW Forensics makes a comeback.

Thump-THUMP, Thump-THUMP

Summer 2009

The latest UW stem-cell breakthrough creates beating heart muscle.

An Investment during ‘Tough Times’

Summer 2009

Chancellor’s undergraduate initiative gains support from board of regents.

Weights and Measures

Summer 2009

An unprecedented study of childhood seeks answers to health problems.

Shop ’n’ Save

Summer 2009

Network designates producers who protect wildlife.

The Why Files

Summer 2009

Book looks at science behind the news.

Macroscopic

Spring 2009

Blown-up images of the microscopic world become art.

All Together Now

Spring 2009

Chancellor calls upon cooperation and innovation during tough economic times.

Age, Order, and Autism

Spring 2009

Study links family environment and autism.

Doubling up on Vitamin D

Spring 2009

Daily supplement encouraged for those under eighteen.

First in Their Families

Spring 2009

About one out of every five students in the UW’s 2008 freshman class is entitled to say, “I’m the first person in my immediate family to go to college.”

Keep in Touch

Spring 2009

Professor studies why, for some, only fingers can do the shopping.

Quick Takes

Spring 2009

Quick Takes

Legal Aid

Spring 2009

The Consumer Law Litigation Clinic takes aim at bad business.

See Food?

Spring 2009

Photographing meals aids healthy eating.

Student Watch

Spring 2009

First-Year Interest Groups (FIGs)

A More Perfect Union

Spring 2009

Bye-bye, brutalism. Hello, welcoming and green.

UW Wall-to-Wall

Spring 2009

A look at groups that Badgers have formed online.