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Dee Willems ’90, MS’96

Fall 2017

UW Archives S06352

“I figured if it was going to happen eventually, it might as well be me,” says Dee Willems …

Paula Bonner MS’78

Fall 2017

Paula Bonner

After just a year of teaching phys ed to eighth graders in her native South Carolina, Paula Bonner moved to …

Beyond the Game

Fall 2017

UW program helps student-athletes chart a course for life after sports.

Jim Leonhard

Fall 2017

The former Badger walk-on is the youngest defensive coordinator in the Big Ten.

Football Photo Gallery

Fall 2017

Images and memorabilia from the early years of the UW’s football team.

Eric Brown II

Spring 2017

The road to becoming a college athlete wasn’t always a smooth one.

Taking a Stand

Fall 2017

“Inside College Basketball’s Most Political Locker Room” was the New York Times headline for a fall story that featured Badgers Nigel Hayes, Jordan Hill, and …

Poage Sculpture

Spring 2017

Sculptor Elmer Petersen created a statue of George Poage for the city of La Crosse, Wisconsin. Michael Lieurance

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Albert “Ab” Nicholas ’52, MBA’55

Winter 2016

Farewell to a Good Friend

Rafael Gaglianone

Fall 2016

The Badger kicker’s journey to Wisconsin began in Brazil.

Ws Around the World

Summer 2016

It’s become a signature display of UW pride: Badgers hold up both hands with thumbs touching and index fingers pointing outward to form a W. …

Gwen Jorgensen

Summer 2016

This former Badger’s path to the Rio Olympics began in Madison.

Annie Pankowski

Spring 2016

Sophomore Annie Pankowski continues to score big following a standout freshman season that garnered her Rookie of the Year honors. Jeff

History in Their Own Words

Spring 2016

Former Badger football player Lewis Ritcherson, Jr. ’70 (pictured in 1967) spoke with campus historians. Courtesy UW-Madison Archives S16987

In the years …

Sharing a Secret

Winter 2015

UW men’s basketball coach Bo Ryan shares a secret with referee Gene Steratore during a game against the University of Iowa in January 2015. The …

Don’t Stop Believing

Winter 2015

Even people who don’t particularly care about basketball were — they had to admit — pretty darned excited last spring when the Badgers …

Chasing Abloh

Winter 2015

The hunt for UW’s most elusive designer.

The Good Guy

Winter 2015

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.

Olive Sagapolu

Winter 2015

Freshman defensive lineman Olive Sagapolu won’t be doing backflips at Camp Randall anytime soon, but he’s taking lessons learned from being a high school cheerleader with him to the gridiron.

We’re #1 — But Not in a Good Way

Fall 2017

Think the Badgers are underrated? There's proof.

Walk-Ons: Despite the Odds

Fall 2017

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.

Homecoming Buttons

Fall 2015

Pete Christianson ’71, JD’77 is on a mission.

Inside the NBA Draft

Fall 2015

Sam Dekker’s trip to New York generated much suspense — and a perfect ending.

Contender: Alyssa Daniels

Fall 2015

The sport of kings comes to UW-Madison, with help from an aspiring veterinarian.

Triple Threat

Summer 2015

He’s a golf champion and an unwavering basketball fan, but Andy North has a third passion.

Inside Story Summer 2015

Summer 2015

We feel your pain.

Fine Four

Spring 2015

Will the farewell tour for the Badgers’ seniors lead to Indianapolis?

An Outback Bowl To Remember

Spring 2015

Photo: Pete Christianson.

From left are Mike Artus, Kelli Trumble ’79, Emily Artus, Cindy Artus, and Ben Borcher. Emily Artus, who has …

Paul Who?

Spring 2015

Introducing the new football coach: Paul Chryst ’88.

The Kick that Captivated a Country

Fall 2014

An excerpt from The Opening Kickoff explores how UW legend Pat O'Dea "put the foot in football" and gained long-overdue respect for the Wisconsin team during the early days of intercollegiate athletics.

Student Football Tickets

Fall 2014

Long before Badger football season gets underway ... certain lucky students make the equivalent of a touchdown pass by securing season-ticket packages.

Team Player: Michael Lihrman

Fall 2014

Photo: Jeff Miller

Although today Michael Lihrman x’15 holds the NCAA championship title for weight throw, his introduction to the sport …

Meet the Terps

Fall 2014

Muppets, but no Mendota ...

Leading the Whey

Fall 2014

A tart beverage makes for a sweet partnership.

Team Player: Leonard Manning

Spring 2014

“The key to a good coxswain is realizing that you can’t make the boat go faster. You just make it go as fast as it should.”

WAA Chapters Host Chancellor on the Road

Winter 2013

Building ties with alumni is key.

Team Player: Lauren Carlini x’17

Winter 2013

“When chaos happens, you’ve got to keep the team calm and lead them.”

Badger Tracking

Winter 2013

Counting the state animal proves to be a tricky endeavor.

Badger Sports Ticker: Fall 2013

Fall 2013

UW Athletic News in brief

Team Player: Daria Kryuchkova

Spring 2013

Basketball runs in the family for this Russian-born Badger