Before the year is out, Jeffrey Sprecher ’78 is set to finalize his purchase of the New York Stock Exchange.
"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."
Economist Andrew Zimbalist ’69 argues that big-time sports and big-time stadiums are not necessarily a boon for cities.
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.
When night settles on Milwaukee’s near south side, Clock Shadow Creamery starts humming
At a factory in Latin America, workers are sewing UW apparel, providing for their families, and spreading hope that the global textile industry can change.
Hoping to double alumni donations, the UW prepares to roll out an aggressive campaign.
Creative ideas and a supportive campus culture are helping more and more students embrace the entrepreneurial spirit.
RE 306: Real Estate Process
UW News in Brief
The persistence of "hipsters" shines a light on product choices.
A master’s program prepares students to use French in professions outside the classroom.
Bud Selig looks back on his career, and ahead to a return to Madison, considering it all through “the retrospect of history.”
What could you buy with $54.1 million?
Barry Levenson makes a compelling case for his chosen condiment.
By necessity, Americans have tightened their belts during the economic downturn‚ but will the valuable lessons learned bring lasting changes to our relationship with money?
American automakers have taken their share of wrong turns, but 2009 has been the worst year ever. Can UW-Madison step in with ways to help them get back on the road?
History 247: The History of American Business
Professor studies why, for some, only fingers can do the shopping.