The UW athletics community loses a teammate.
In 1964, the university was marked by rising interest in civil rights, a legendary live music scene, and such a large incoming class that officials considered banning student cars and bicycles and building a campus subway or monorail.
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.
Long before Badger football season gets underway ... certain lucky students make the equivalent of a touchdown pass by securing season-ticket packages.
Everything old is new again at Der Stiftskeller.
On March 7, 2014, the lights went out for the last time at UW–Madison’s Synchrotron Radiation Center (SRC).
Down for a fifty-four-year count, boxing returns to campus.
The predecessor to today's campus radio station may have been tiny, but it forged lifelong bonds among students from the 1950s to the early '90s and sponsored one heck of a trivia contest.
it’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s Leckrone!
Sometimes, funny things make a big difference.
A look back at campus life since the last Camp Randall graduation in 1990.
Waisman’s legacy started with a different name: Kennedy.
I was a better person for having known her.
Alumni commemorate 165 years of Badger excellence.
The second in our series of UW-themed crossword puzzles.
It's all in the family for the UW dairy herd
Was there something in the water … ?
Based on the ski tracks and slushy footprints in the snow that cover the lake’s icy surface in the winter, plenty of people on campus appreciate the season’s serenity and count the days until the open water turns to ice.
Is my name in a database ... ?
27,000 days overdue.
Dairy is not "straw hats and bib overalls" at the UW. The flagship institution in America's Dairyland draws on a long history of lacto-research, modern technology, and big data to thrive in what has become a very scientific field.
Good luck, Coach Andersen
They’re loaded with butter and cheese. What’s not to love?
Ed Nuttycombe’s unwavering focus made him the Big Ten’s winningest coach.
A student reporter jumps at the chance to hear a published writer speak in person.
With his accidental discovery of Vitamin A, UW professor Elmer McCollum kickstarted the field of modern nutrition.
Their genesis unknown, the names of geography students mark the decades.
An aerial view provides a peek into what the UW looked like seventy-five years ago and contrasts it with today's perspective.
Take a hop, skip, and jump back in time . . .
The sacrifice? Heading to practice long before the campus comes to life. The reward? Seeing the sun rise and knowing you’ve done your best.
Images from UW–Madison’s account on Instagram
Ecologists re-create the sound of a morning with Leopold.
History of a local landmark.
Newly discovered documents shed light on the Union Theater’s history
The Class of ’62 returns after 50 years of transformation.
A California girl finds paradise in Madison.
Before Bucky, there was a raccoon.