Teaching and learning
Go Big Read novel spans the globe via two characters.
Does religion have a place at a public university? The Lubar Institute contends that it does — not to proselytize, but to give students a safe place to explore beliefs and cultivate understanding.
Combating misconceptions about ancient Rome.
UW news in brief
Students create new recipe for a Wisconsin restaurant chain.
This is a class about HIV, but it’s also about critical thinking, about using the scientific method to conceptualize a complex problem . . .
Neon at the Stock Pavillion
Tips and tricks for the dinner table during a job search
Today’s successful artists are influenced by the greats of past eras.
As the university prepares to offer its first massive online open courses, we take a look at this new phenomenon and its implications for UW-Madison.
The cruelest course on campus may not live up to its legend.
La Maison Française
Modern scientific tools provide clues to an ancient species.
New residential community focuses on arts and design.
News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association
“We’ll get along a lot better if you don’t compliment me so much.”
This year’s Go Big Read selection illuminates Marie and Pierre Curie.
Engineering students help a surgeon get back on his feet in the OR.
A geology course first offered seventy years ago is still challenging students.
Creative ideas and a supportive campus culture are helping more and more students embrace the entrepreneurial spirit.
Celebrating good teaching.
A popular option for first-year students brings classes down to size.
It began with power pellets, gobbling ghosts, and Ms. Pac Man.
Trudging up Bascom Hill with the complete works of Shakespeare weighing you down may have become a thing of the past.
Smartphone application takes the mystery out of birdcalls.
In his second term at the helm, Interim Chancellor David Ward isn’t sitting idly by.
RE 306: Real Estate Process
A virtual behind-the-wheel experience tracks behavior on the road.
Suzy Favor Hamilton ’91 helps promote healthy bodies and healthy minds through UW–Madison’s Precollege OPTIONS program, Movin’ Minds.
When Richard Davis teaches, his words are like the notes he plays, flowing effortlessly from topic to topic, as he explains music and so much more.
Longtime sports journalist brings an authentic voice to his classroom.
The McBurney Center fully integrates those with disabilities into campus life.
Journalism 666: Professional Responsibility in Mass Communication.
Grandparents U is a lifelong learning event that brings children ages seven to fourteen to campus with their grandparents
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.