WAA recognizes the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients.
What Marie Moody ’90 started in her Manhattan apartment has turned into a multimillion-dollar pet-food brand, all thanks to a mutt named Chewy.
A UW class explores cryptocurrencies.
If you were looking for Lester Graves Lennon ’73 back in the late ’60s, chances are you found him at …
At a bakery where treats serve the greater good, keeping the fiscal house in order is a sweet gig.
The planning took months. For a brief moment, when emotions ran high, …
Erik Iverson calls himself the consummate outsider: he is not a UW–Madison alumnus and he’s not from Wisconsin. But in 2016, he …
An NFL career left Brandon Williams ’16 bankrupt. But he’s reinvented himself and found success in multiple fields.
After his NBA career ended in 2010, Michael Finley ’14 took roles behind the scenes with the Dallas Mavericks and in Hollywood.
UW program helps student-athletes chart a course for life after sports.
The $43 billion Wisconsin industry has benefited from a long tradition of UW support.
A study shatters the myth that all entrepreneurs are uber-confident risk-takers.
After hitting bottom, Dean Olsen ’82 used his love for maps and support from UW–Madison to create a tool for preserving the memories of others and build a new life for himself.
Madison’s roller derby league has been instrumental in the evolving sport from its early days, thanks to the dedication of several UW alumnae.
In the moments before the music begins, the nervous energy is palpable.
Nearly three dozen student models line up along a …
A new documentary tells the story of a legendary Madison recording studio.
The president and CEO of the UW Foundation says our strength is in our numbers.
A care package in Afghanistan leads a former marine to seek an MBA from the Wisconsin School of Business.
“There are way too many artists and way too few galleries,” says Barry Carlsen MFA’83. That’s why he started Big Ten(t), an alliance connecting …
For nearly a decade, the Wisconsin Alumni Association has honored UW–Madison alumni under the age of forty who have excelled in …
States may not be getting the financial benefits that the $5 billion private prison industry advertises. Anita Mukherjee, an assistant professor …
RE 306: Real Estate Process
The force behind Boy Meets Girl, a clothing line aimed at young women.
A new report points to UW–Madison’s impact on the state.
Herb Kohl ’56 and Bud Selig ’56.
This ubiquitous material has surprising roots at UW — and it's a connection that spurred a thriving Wisconsin industry.
A new effort guides entrepreneurs from campus to commercialization.
A tart beverage makes for a sweet partnership.
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has presented Distinguished Alumni Awards since 1936. Meet the four celebrated honorees.
David Bither MA’78 of Nonesuch Records goes with his heart.
Chen had no idea what she wanted to do with her life — only that she wanted a U.S. education.
“Location aware” technology for smartphones.
Andrew Stoltmann ’94 witnessed the cruel effects of fiscal crime when his father was swindled in a real estate deal, losing $80,000.