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Teaching and learning

Being Neighborly

Winter 2012

Students discover there’s much to savor in south Madison.

Lessons from Stephen Ambrose

Fall 2012

“We’ll get along a lot better if you don’t compliment me so much.”

Glowing Reviews

Fall 2012

This year’s Go Big Read selection illuminates Marie and Pierre Curie.

Mobility Marvel

Fall 2012

Engineering students help a surgeon get back on his feet in the OR.

School of Hard Rocks

Fall 2012

A geology course first offered seventy years ago is still challenging students.

Imagine a Business

Fall 2012

Creative ideas and a supportive campus culture are helping more and more students embrace the entrepreneurial spirit.

2012 Distinguished Teaching Awards

Summer 2012

Celebrating good teaching.

Tasty Teaching

Summer 2012

A popular option for first-year students brings classes down to size.

Brave New Reference

Summer 2012

A UW scholar weighs the credibility of Wikipedia.

Game On

Summer 2012

It began with power pellets, gobbling ghosts, and Ms. Pac Man.

Student Watch: Summer 2012

Summer 2012

Trudging up Bascom Hill with the complete works of Shakespeare weighing you down may have become a thing of the past.

Tweet Tweet

Spring 2012

Smartphone application takes the mystery out of birdcalls.

Ward 2.0

Spring 2012

In his second term at the helm, Interim Chancellor David Ward isn’t sitting idly by.

Delicate Balance

Winter 2011

As China gains prominence on the world stage, the university strengthens its connections.

Get Real

Winter 2011

RE 306: Real Estate Process

Driver’s Education

Winter 2011

A virtual behind-the-wheel experience tracks behavior on the road.

Books and Beyond

Fall 2011

LIS 640: Tribal Libraries, Archives, and Museums

Running Low

Fall 2011

Suzy Favor Hamilton ’91 helps promote healthy bodies and healthy minds through UW–Madison’s Precollege OPTIONS program, Movin’ Minds.

Life Lessons

Fall 2011

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.

From Press to Professor

Summer 2011

Longtime sports journalist brings an authentic voice to his classroom.

Badgers, All

Summer 2011

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

Been There, Done That

Summer 2011

Journalism 666: Professional Responsibility in Mass Communication.

Grandparents Eeeeuw-niversity

Summer 2011

Grandparents U is a lifelong learning event that brings children ages seven to fourteen to campus with their grandparents

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.

Tasty Invaders

Spring 2011

Students and professors find crayfish study to be rewarding — and delicious.

The Peace Corps at 50

Spring 2011

UW’s connection to the volunteer program runs deep

Students learn to print with limestone, oil, and ink

Spring 2011

Art 316: Lithography

Home-Field Advantage

Spring 2011

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

Family Man

Spring 2011

Steven Levitan reaches new heights by writing what he knows.

Brave New Blogs

Spring 2011

Blogs aren’t just about trivial pursuits anymore. UW faculty are using these online diaries to share ideas and discoveries with colleagues around the world.

Bipartisan Partners

Spring 2011

Chancellor Biddy Martin believes that UW-Madison can help Wisconsin on the road to financial stability. The best path, she says, lies in greater flexibility for the university.

Sifting and Winnowing in New York City

Winter 2010

Meeting of the Minds sparks lively debate on pressing contemporary issues.

Mary Beltrán

Winter 2010

When she watches television, it’s with an eye on diversity, as well as entertainment.

By the Numbers

Winter 2010

It’s easily the best deal on campus, but there’s an age requirement.

From Hospital to Home

Winter 2010

Research leads to a smoother transition for patients and caregivers.

The Art of Medicine

Winter 2010

Erin Kimball says choosing the rural track in medical school taught her “what it really means to be a physician.”

What goes on inside a prison’s fences

Winter 2010

You never know where a story might take you

Family Matters

Winter 2010

Philosophy 104: Childhood, Marriage, and Family

Opening the Door to Forgiveness

Winter 2010

An innovative program staffed by law professors and students pairs crime victims and offenders who are willing to meet — and willing to learn lessons from each other.

Let’s Give Them Something to Talk About

Fall 2010

Book choice for second Go Big Read offers plenty to ponder and discuss.