She can stop conversation by saying what she does for a living.
Too often, we’re tempted to experience much of our world through the lens of a cell phone camera. …
In the years following …
The hunt for UW’s most elusive designer.
Even people who don’t particularly care about basketball were — they had to admit — pretty darned excited last spring when the Badgers …
Decades after graduation, six alumni defy sharks, aging bodies, and ocean swells in a race across Hawaii’s Maui Channel.
An astounding find in South Africa adds a new branch to the human family tree.
Two UW alumni are working closely with African tribal warriors, teaching them how to protect — rather than kill — the majestic lions that roam their lands.
Troy Vincent was a standout in Badger and pro football, but these days he’s determined to reach a different goal line for the NFL — and it’s personal. He’s a survivor of domestic abuse determined to find ways to help others.
Four alumni who make us proud, including Steve Levitan ’84 co-creator of TV’s Modern Family.
Her work empowers citizens in the developing world.
The search for the most famous star in history.
For veterans who feel adrift upon returning home, Jake Wood ’05 has a suggestion: come along with us.
Longtime friends Phil Davis ’76, MA’81, Butch Vig ’80, and brothers Pete ’76 and Frank Anderson hatched an unconventional plan to record their successful first album.
It might be because they've had to try harder, but Wisconsin's football walk-ons have gone on to remarkable success — on the gridiron and beyond.
Pete Christianson ’71, JD’77 is on a mission.
Groundbreaking series from Jill Soloway ’87 nets eleven Emmy nominations.
The force behind Boy Meets Girl, a clothing line aimed at young women.
Her office is home to thirty-one rare and endangered species.
Sam Dekker’s trip to New York generated much suspense — and a perfect ending.
Veronica Berns PhD’14 found a novel way to make chemistry easier to understand.
From faculty showcases to national news, alumni weigh in on this cherished Badger principle.
Chancellor Rebecca Blank gazes at a sea of black-clad grads-to-be.
Frank Kaminsky's long list of firsts.
Bookshelf: Summer 2015 - WAA
It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War (Penguin Press) is the memoir of Lynsey Addario ’95, a Pulitzer Prize–winning war photographer.
This is perhaps the most casual-looking canoeing tuba player we’ve ever seen. Granted, he’s the only canoeing tuba player we’ve ever seen.
A former governor sees “bright, committed” people taking us into the future.
He’s a golf champion and an unwavering basketball fan, but Andy North has a third passion.
Since the late 1970s, the Jack Archibalsd has created more than sixty stained-glass installations.
News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association
Alumni are networking around careers, diverse communities, and global connections.
By the time Roberto Rivera ’04 devised his own UW major, he had already experienced a life's worth of challenges. But that didn't stop him from showing other young people a way out.
He does popping. He devotes time to his company. He teaches adults and kids about science. He works on his doctorate. Is there anything Jeff Vinokur ’12 isn't doing?
Herb Kohl ’56 and Bud Selig ’56.
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