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Student life

We Love a Parade

Winter 2011

Introducing Grand Marshall Abigail Conley.

Quick Takes: Winter 2011

Winter 2011

UW News in Brief

A Sobering Education

Winter 2011

Abusing alcohol will now lead to class time and counseling.

Student Watch: Winter 2011

Winter 2011

“I’m so fat!”

Rennie’s: Then and Now

Fall 2011

The store and its name evoke memories both strong and sweet.

Of Polyester Pants and Friendship

Fall 2011

When I first came to the university in 1978, I had never lived away from home or in a big city. Everything was new to me.

Follow the Yellow Brick Road

Fall 2011

Newest additions to campus.

Student Watch: Fall 2011

Fall 2011

The college years can be a stressful time of life. Then add the weak economy and the uncertain job market, and you get a recipe for student mental-health issues.

UW Band at 125: Uniformly the Best

Fall 2011

On Wisconsin takes a look back at what band members wore while bringing joy to Badger fans and audiences everywhere.

Flashback: Fall 2011

Fall 2011

When you enroll at the UW, you’d better be prepared to learn a lot — and to develop your upper body strength.

Library Mall Food Carts

Summer 2011

Library Mall is a little bit like Epcot theme park, but much easier on the wallet

Student Watch

Summer 2011

Tag isn’t just for elementary school playgrounds anymore.

Badgers, All

Summer 2011

The McBurney Center fully integrates those with disabilities into campus life.

Tears and Gas

Summer 2011

. . . the teargas has been absent.

The Class of 2011

Summer 2011

These seven students are becoming diploma-carrying Badgers this year, joining the ranks of more than 380,000 UW-Madison alumni around the world. They have a firm grasp of reality — but also an inspiring take on what’s to come.

Match Day

Spring 2011

When it’s all over, one thing is clear: Match Day for medical students has more authentic drama, excitement, and emotion than any episode of Grey’s Anatomy.

Home-Field Advantage

Spring 2011

Despite the hurdles, campus dining facilities are incorporating locally grown foods.

Student Watch

Winter 2010

Where did all the boys go?

Tray Day

Winter 2010

Cafeteria trays on Observatory Hill.

GLU-Madison

Winter 2010

What's that campus that looks so much like the UW? It's the fictitious Grand Lakes University, which 25 years ago hosted non-grad Thornton Melon (aka Rodney Dangerfield).

The Plazaburger

Winter 2010

Without the sauce, it might be just another burger. And without the burger, the Plaza Tavern might be just another bar.

Cane Toss

Fall 2010

One of Homecoming's biggest spectacles doesn't involve the marching band or the football team.

Neigh-Sayer?

Fall 2010

International students down on the farm for the first time.

Clocking In

Fall 2010

Class start times for Fall 2010

Live and Learn

Fall 2010

Campus learning communities are growing, thanks to a new initiative.

Student Watch

Fall 2010

The Division of University Housing has developed ways to feed every nutritional need.

Can We Talk?

Fall 2010

Telefund callers learn life lessons — and a new appreciation for private support.

The Tug of War

Fall 2010

The welcome mat is out when today's soldiers return to campus, unlike what their Vietnam counterparts experienced while reentering civilian life during an uncivil era.

Name That Union

Summer 2010

Five hundred possibilities were narrowed to just four … and then one.

One of the Fortunate Few

Summer 2010

The feeling has never worn off.

Give Me a W!

Summer 2010

All-Campus Party: Yoga on Bascom Hill

Babcock Hall Ice Cream

Summer 2010

The Babcock Hall Dairy Store churns out thousands of gallons of yummy ice cream annually — enough to evoke must-have memories for alumni and impromptu breakfasts for students dashing between classes.

Winning Gold (Medalists)

Summer 2010

Chancellor forges new ties in China.

Student Watch

Summer 2010

More than a trivial pursuit.

For Today’s Typical Student, Degree = Debt

Summer 2010

Earning potential comes with a price.

Book Return

Summer 2010

The Wisconsin Historical Society has renovated its reading room.

Cramming and Crashing

Spring 2010

Students snooze and study at Helen C. White Hall.

Student Watch

Spring 2010

Say cheese!

Abraham Lincoln Statue

Spring 2010

A visit with the Abe Lincoln statue is a high point of any UW commencement weekend, when graduates — not deterred by caps and gowns — clamber up into his lap for photos.

Snow Foolin’

Spring 2010

Snowboarders fly at the Hoofers Rail Jam.