Art & Science

Contest seeks more amazing science images

February 4, 2016

To recognize the artistic merit of scientific imagery, the sixth annual Cool Science Image Contest is soliciting the most stunning visuals from student, faculty and staff scientists.

Campus Health

Zika virus at a glance: Be prepared

February 4, 2016

University Health Services shares information and suggested precautions for dealing with the virus, which has now appeared in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Featured Expert

Christine Whelan: Barbie's new looks

No more one size fits all for Barbie - Mattel announced that the doll will now come in tall, petite… More

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Podcasts showcase stories, science and secrets behind UW–Madison research

February 4, 2016

The first season of Science Narratives addresses social robotics, highlighting the work of Bilge Mutlu, director of the Wisconsin Human-Computer Interaction Lab.

Accomplished alum

Meet the 2016 Spring Commencement speaker

February 3, 2016 Susannah Brooks

Russell Wilson’s athleticism and leadership have made him a star on and off the field since high school.


Students and staff plan a full slate for Black History Month 2016

January 27, 2016

Even with 29 days in February, the student planning committee for UW–Madison's Black History Month organized so many activities that they spill into the months on either side.