Tag Diversity

UW-Madison’s PEOPLE program attracts record number of diverse students to campus

July 27, 2016

The 92 students, along with 170 high school scholars completing the pre-college preparation program, will be honored for their accomplishments at a banquet at noon on Friday, July 29, at the Madison Marriott West in Middleton.

Pre-law scholars program highlights opportunities in law

July 14, 2016

A new program helps promising students from groups historically underrepresented in the legal profession or from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds.

Leadership institute aims to help researchers target health disparities

June 10, 2016

The week-long “research boot camp” is for investigators, particularly from underrepresented communities, doing research on health disparities and health equity.

UW-Madison celebrates 50th anniversary of Consortium for Graduate Study in Management

June 8, 2016

The Consortium's mission is to enhance diversity in business education and management careers in the United States. The UW has been there from the beginning.

Multicultural Student Center honors graduates, student leaders

May 11, 2016

Students and staff celebrated the end of the year with a ceremony and awarding of embroidered stoles to wear with caps and gowns.

Chancellor Blank responds to campus protest

April 21, 2016

On April 19, the university received a set of student demands related to last week’s arrest by UWPD of a student suspected in a series …

UW student activist Deshawn McKinney receives prestigious Truman Scholarship

April 20, 2016

The Truman award has become one of the most prestigious national scholarships in the United States.

Improving campus climate

April 14, 2016

Creating a welcoming climate for everyone at UW–Madison means speaking out against incidents of hate and bias. Learn more in this short video.

Community relations director Mitchell reflects on role, progress

April 7, 2016

Everett Mitchell, UW–Madison’s director of community relations, has been elected a Dane County Circuit Judge.

Syrian refugee shares story of persecution for Out and About Month

April 6, 2016

Campus speaker Subhi Nahas made history when he testified at the United Nations about the persecution of gays and lesbians throughout the Middle East by the terrorist group known as the Islamic State.

Q&A: Scholar-scientist Keven Stonewall is motivated by passion

March 30, 2016

Growing up on the South Side of Chicago, Keven Stonewall discovered a love for science at an early age.

Computer science program aims to make technology open to all

March 9, 2016

Wisconsin Emerging Scholars-Computer Sciences (WES-CS) provides a challenging, collaborative environment that helps recruit a broader cross section of UW students to the field of computer science.