Teaching and learning
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.
Students and professors find crayfish study to be rewarding — and delicious.
UW’s connection to the volunteer program runs deep
Art 316: Lithography
Despite the hurdles, campus dining facilities are incorporating locally grown foods.
Steven Levitan reaches new heights by writing what he knows.
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.
Meeting of the Minds sparks lively debate on pressing contemporary issues.
When she watches television, it’s with an eye on diversity, as well as entertainment.
It’s easily the best deal on campus, but there’s an age requirement.
Erin Kimball says choosing the rural track in medical school taught her “what it really means to be a physician.”