Student life

Night Lights

Fall 2009

Fireworks explode over Lake Mendota.

John Bechtol

Summer 2009

With more student veterans on campus, he helps navigate the path through college.

Memorial Union Canoes

Summer 2009

Renting a canoe is a bargain for a little piece of serenity during a hectic semester or a chance to explore campus during the less stressful summer months.

Bold Gestures

Summer 2009

Taking the long way to find love.

Six Degrees, Then Separation?

Summer 2009

A half dozen newly minted grads toss their caps after a spring commencement ceremony at the Kohl Center.

A Matter of Degree(s)

Spring 2009

How much is enough when it comes to education? Some UW alumni are gluttons for course work. Meet the candidates in the competition to become UW-Madison’s most-graduated graduate.

The Grateful Red

Spring 2009

The cheering mass of students clad in tie-dyed T-shirts debuted at men’s basketball games at the Kohl Center in 2002.

Teachers Who Changed My Life

Spring 2009

Writers made all the difference to a young man looking for a profession.

Having a Ball

Spring 2009

Snowball fight on Bascom Hill

Failing the Fitness Test

Spring 2009

Recreational Sports Board asks for $60 million to pump up facilities.

Student Watch

Spring 2009

First-Year Interest Groups (FIGs)

A More Perfect Union

Spring 2009

Bye-bye, brutalism. Hello, welcoming and green.