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Badger Tracks

Summer 2013

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Signature Signatures

Summer 2013

Their genesis unknown, the names of geography students mark the decades.

Jeff DeGraff PhD’85: Dean of Innovation

Summer 2013

"If you want to become better and new, the positive tension that comes from diversity, people holding divergent views, is essential to making innovation happen."

Marshall Brickman ’62: The Jersey Score “Dueling Banjos” to Jersey Boys

Summer 2013

“My theory of life — and career choices — then and now is to hang out with people that I don’t mind having lunch with.”

Half a Century on the Road

Summer 2013

WAA Travel celebrates fifty years

Bucky Goes to Malawi

Summer 2013

Buckingham U. Badger: Peace Corps Volunteer

We’ve Got Mail!

Summer 2013

Travel back with us now into the shadows of ancient history, to the year A.D. 1993.

The Stuff of Memories

Summer 2013

To call Patrick McBride MD’80 a collector of sports memorabilia doesn’t quite cut it.

Bookshelf: Summer 2013

Summer 2013

Highlighted books from the Summer 2013 issue

The Planet Hunter

Summer 2013

Maggie Turnbull ’98 has become an authority on the search for signs of extraterrestrial life — and she's done it on her own terms.

The Accidental Actor

Summer 2013

The theater world has embraced the talents of Carrie Coon MFA ’06, taking her all the way to the Broadway stage.

Brick by Brick

Summer 2013

Ryan Ziegelbauer MS ’06 calls upon his degree in urban and regional planning to create masterpieces in a familiar medium: Lego bricks.

Bookshelf: Spring 2013

Spring 2013

Highlighted books from the Spring 2013 issue

Uniquely Human

Spring 2013

A UW professor guides those who have been seriously harmed by others along a path to forgiveness. And a UW alumna encourages leaders to take a new approach to conflict: honoring dignity.

How to Choose a Chancellor

Spring 2013

A member of the Chancellor search committee explains what the UW needs.

Badger Tracks

Spring 2013

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Wisconsin: Where I Row

Spring 2013

I never think about my time at Wisconsin without thinking about rowing.

Rich Varda ’75: A Sustainable Target

Spring 2013

When you want to reduce your energy consumption, you might swap an incandescent light bulb for a more efficient compact fluorescent. But Rich Varda ’75 thinks bigger — much bigger.

Carolyn Smith ’87: Pushing the Limits

Spring 2013

Carolyn Smith ’87’s calves have powered her through more grueling miles than most people can even fathom.

Insta-Badgers

Spring 2013

Images from UW–Madison’s account on Instagram

Imagination, Inc.

Spring 2013

The devil's in the details, as a young grad has discovered in her job with the animation studio Pixar.

Personal Peace

Spring 2013

A UW professor guides those who have been seriously harmed by others along a path to forgiveness.

World Peace

Spring 2013

A UW alumna encourages leaders to take a new approach to conflict: honoring dignity.

Mission Possible

Winter 2012

Think that world hunger can’t be overcome? Bettina Luescher begs to differ.

See Spot Itch

Winter 2012

And see Spot stop itching, thanks to a new method to ease dog allergies.

Instant Replay

Winter 2012

Joe Krabbenhoft returns to UW men’s basketball as team’s video coordinator.

Big Red Landing

Winter 2012

An alumnus journeys from Madison to Mars.

Badger Tracks

Winter 2012

News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Big Dreams, Big Change

Winter 2012

The Class of ’62 returns after 50 years of transformation.

Can You Dig It?

Winter 2012

Campus gets a new-look lakeshore.

A Variation on Camelot

Winter 2012

A California girl finds paradise in Madison.

John Schmitt ’80: The Long Road

Winter 2012

For years, John Schmitt ’80 had heard that many of the world’s people live without access to clean, safe water

Bob Wills MS’81, PhD’83, JD’91: Urban Cheesemaker

Winter 2012

When night settles on Milwaukee’s near south side, Clock Shadow Creamery starts humming

Bookshelf: Winter 2012

Winter 2012

Highlighted books from the Winter 2012 issue

Paisan’s

Winter 2012

There appears to be a direct correlation between possessing a UW–Madison degree and having an affinity for Paisan’s Italian Restaurant.

It’s a Mailbox … It’s a Bird House … No, Wait, It’s a Library!

Winter 2012

A simple idea to house free books in quirky little buildings on posts is bringing neighborhoods together and enhancing literacy around the world.

Black Gold

Winter 2012

From a temple in India to American beauty salons, a global trade network spins hair into Black Gold

An Elephant Never Begets

Winter 2012

Delivering birth control to elephants is more difficult than you’d think — and more important.

Moving Day

Fall 2012

Every August 14, thousands of UW students face . . . a twenty-four-hour bout of homelessness.

Lessons from Stephen Ambrose

Fall 2012

“We’ll get along a lot better if you don’t compliment me so much.”