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Lorraine Hansberry: From UW to Broadway

Fall 2019

Even as a UW–Madison student, the author of “A Raisin in the Sun” spoke up for what she believed in.

Day of the Badger Gets the Red Out

Summer 2019

The new event featured 1,848 minutes of pure fun, spirit, and generosity.

6 Surreptitious Science Lessons in Alumni Park

Winter 2017

When the Wisconsin Alumni Association opened Alumni Park in October, it offered more than a green space on the Lake Mendota shoreline. It…

SERF’s Down

Fall 2017

Jeff Miller

For years, overcrowding and long lines have been the norm at the SERF (Southeast Recreational Facility), built in 1983…

Paula Bonner MS’78

Fall 2017

Paula Bonner

After just a year of teaching phys ed to eighth graders in her native South Carolina, Paula Bonner moved to…

2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Winter 2016

For 80 years, the Wisconsin Alumni Association has honored exceptional alumni with Distinguished Alumni Awards. Early recipients include actor Fredric March ’20 of Dr. Jekyll…

All In on All Ways Forward

Winter 2015

UW-Madison seeks help from alumni and friends with its fourth comprehensive campaign.

What Nerve!

Summer 2014

The Neuron Project sells cells to fund epilepsy research.

The ABCs of MOOCs

Summer 2013

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.

Madison Calling

Fall 2012

Hoping to double alumni donations, the UW prepares to roll out an aggressive campaign.

Pulling Together for Great People

Fall 2011

A couple’s family endowment helps to grow scholarships for students in need.

Badgers, All

Summer 2011

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

Sports and Society

Spring 2011

Allan H. “Bud” Selig ’56 often talks about how history guides the decisions he makes as the commissioner of Major League Baseball.

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.

Seven Wonders

Winter 2010

We offer seven examples of life-changing UW discoveries, knowing full well that it’s only a start. Think back and add a favorite to our list, then learn what’s afoot at the new Wisconsin Institutes of Discovery.

Laying a New Foundation

Fall 2010

Longtime fund-raising leader retires; business dean will transition to new role.

Can We Talk?

Fall 2010

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