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Dairy Drama

Fall 2017

The $43 billion Wisconsin industry has benefited from a long tradition of UW support.

Protest vs. Disrupt

Summer 2017

Free-speech guidelines address a delicate balance.

A Long To-Do List

Winter 2016

The UW’s current deferred maintenance costs are estimated at $1.2 billion.

Wine Guide

Spring 2016

UW's first enologist is mixing science and business to make Wisconsin's wine — and its wine industry — more robust.

The Wisconsin Idea Is Having a Moment

Summer 2015

From faculty showcases to national news, alumni weigh in on this cherished Badger principle.

Advocating for Your University

Spring 2015

Alumni voices have played a role for more than 150 years.

Shrinking Balances

Fall 2014

UW System takes deliberate steps to decrease cash on hand.

Quick Takes: Spring 2014

Spring 2014

UW News in Brief

A New Leader for the UW

Summer 2013

Commerce secretary named to begin chancellor post in July.

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.

By the Numbers

Spring 2013

The applicants are . . .

What does it take to succeed as the head of a major public research university?

Fall 2012

Former UW–Madison Chancellor Donna Shalala recently told the New York Times that the job is like that of a tugboat captain: you try to get the ship aligned and pull it in the right direction.

Anders Andren

Summer 2012

The Sea Grant’s long-time director charts a new course.

Ward 2.0

Spring 2012

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

A Vote of Confidence

Winter 2011

Following signs of support on campus, Ward agrees to an extended interim term.

Tuition on the Rise

Fall 2011

With state funding falling, regents raise tuition 5.5 percent.

Helping the UW Gain More Flexibility

Fall 2011

Since WAA’s founding in 1861, advocacy has been core to its mission.

State of Uncertainty

Summer 2011

The UW’s future is clouded as the legislature considers the budget.

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.