Their genesis unknown, the names of geography students mark the decades.
"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."
“My theory of life — and career choices — then and now is to hang out with people that I don’t mind having lunch with.”
WAA Travel celebrates fifty years
Buckingham U. Badger: Peace Corps Volunteer
To call Patrick McBride MD’80 a collector of sports memorabilia doesn’t quite cut it.
Highlighted books from the Summer 2013 issue
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 theater world has embraced the talents of Carrie Coon MFA ’06, taking her all the way to the Broadway stage.
Ryan Ziegelbauer MS ’06 calls upon his degree in urban and regional planning to create masterpieces in a familiar medium: Lego bricks.
Highlighted books from the Spring 2013 issue
A member of the Chancellor search committee explains what the UW needs.
I never think about my time at Wisconsin without thinking about rowing.
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’s calves have powered her through more grueling miles than most people can even fathom.
Images from UW–Madison’s account on Instagram
The devil's in the details, as a young grad has discovered in her job with the animation studio Pixar.
Think that world hunger can’t be overcome? Bettina Luescher begs to differ.
And see Spot stop itching, thanks to a new method to ease dog allergies.
Joe Krabbenhoft returns to UW men’s basketball as team’s video coordinator.
An alumnus journeys from Madison to Mars.
The Class of ’62 returns after 50 years of transformation.
Campus gets a new-look lakeshore.
A California girl finds paradise in Madison.
For years, John Schmitt ’80 had heard that many of the world’s people live without access to clean, safe water
When night settles on Milwaukee’s near south side, Clock Shadow Creamery starts humming
Highlighted books from the Winter 2012 issue
There appears to be a direct correlation between possessing a UW–Madison degree and having an affinity for Paisan’s Italian Restaurant.
A simple idea to house free books in quirky little buildings on posts is bringing neighborhoods together and enhancing literacy around the world.
From a temple in India to American beauty salons, a global trade network spins hair into Black Gold
Delivering birth control to elephants is more difficult than you’d think — and more important.
Every August 14, thousands of UW students face . . . a twenty-four-hour bout of homelessness.
“We’ll get along a lot better if you don’t compliment me so much.”