A documentary profiles the crusading immigration lawyer Judy Wood.
His acclaimed biography profiles the great American abolitionist.
David Margolis MD’89 is both an eminent pediatric oncologist and a zealous fan of the Milwaukee Bucks. With a little spray paint, he now combines his two passions.
The longtime PA announcer for Badger women’s basketball, volleyball, and softball is not exactly a detached observer.
Even as a UW–Madison student, the author of “A Raisin in the Sun” spoke up for what she believed in.
Investigative journalist Scott Carney MA’04 does — in his own way.
Here’s what it’s like to meet the UW football legend in person.
The greatest player in UW soccer history faced major challenges en route to helping the U.S. win the World Cup.
Erin Strepy MBA'15 plays with dolls every day because that’s her job.
The pioneering conservationist and UW alumnus climbed the mountain in 1888. Today, following his path is no easy task.
A recent trip by university leaders strengthens ties in the region.
From YouTube star to professional BMX rider, Badger alums have proven the versalitity of a UW diploma.
In 2002, Gillian Laub ’97 made what would be the first of many trips to Mount Vernon, Georgia, to photograph the lives of teenagers…
Nancy Spelsberg ’99, MBA’06 will gladly nudge students toward industrial engineering. And it’s not just because she’s a graduate of…
If you’ve been to a wedding, baby shower, funeral, or birthday party in the last 13 years, you’ve probably crossed…
Mary Hinkson ’46, MS’47 was born to dance, but as a black woman at the UW, she found Madison far from welcoming. Rather than give up, she became one of the nation’s leading performers.
Physicist Fatima Ebrahimi PhD’03 believes that if efforts to control nuclear fusion pay off, it will provide unlimited energy that will change the world.
The activist has long been on the front lines of women’s and peace movements.
The new event featured 1,848 minutes of pure fun, spirit, and generosity.
As a nationally renowned sex reassignment surgeon, Marci Bowers ’80 — a transgender woman herself — is helping her patients find joy and belonging.
An adventurous summer road trip turned the UW’s first female engineering grad, Emily Hahn ’26, into one of America’s most storied travel writers.
As the first UW women’s…
Thelma Estrin ’48, MS’49, PhD’52 blazed a…
When Helen Dickie ’35, MD’37 joined…
When popular graduate student Jenny Morrill MA1905 left campus for the summer, librarians found evidence of “a most awful crime” that she blamed on her morphine addiction.
Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Gay ’92 makes no apologies for being a rabid Badger fan — even in a newsroom populated with Michigan alumni.
In 2009, copilot Jeff Skiles ’84 played a key role in the “Miracle on the Hudson” emergency plane landing.
Nancy Baym ’86 studies the close connection between musicians and audiences.