Today is the last day to register to vote online

March 30, 2020

March 30 is the deadline to register to vote online for the April 7 election. With voters being encouraged to vote online during the COVID-19 crisis, now's the time to take action.


On, Wisconsin at home: Ways to enjoy art and music while social distancing

March 25, 2020

You can enjoy art, music and more posted on UW–Madison websites. Virtual attractions include the Chazen Museum of Art and the Badger Band.

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A plant pushes up out of the soil.

Spring’s arrival provides reassurance With the COVID-19 crisis roiling life on campus and all over the world, it's reassuring to see that spring arrived on Thursday, March 19. This year's spring equinox arrived early, and it was welcome. See more

Photo by: Bryce Richter

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Karen Smith: Loneliness and self-isolation

Karen Smith, an expert on how people respond to stress and a post-doctoral student in psychology, can discuss why some… More

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Check the UW–Madison COVID-19 website often

March 20, 2020

This site is being updated regularly with the latest news and information about university operations. Visit it frequently to stay up to date and to review previous posts.


COVID-19: Tips and resources for entrepreneurs

March 30, 2020

Last week WARF and UW–Madison hosted a first-ever virtual summit to address what small businesses and entrepreneurs need to know, right now, about the COVID-19 pandemic. Experts from campus and across the region offered intelligence and strategies for navigating uncertain times.


Survey: Many still find it hard to stay home during pandemic, worry about mental health during isolation

March 24, 2020

Most people are motivated to physically separate themselves from others to help stop the spread of coronavirus, a UW survey shows, but obligations to work and family and mental health concerns make staying apart a challenge.