COVID-19

Badger Talks video: All you need to know about wearing a mask

June 30, 2020

Professor of population health sciences Ajay Sethi talks about who should wear a mask and how they help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Gifts

Introducing the Sandra Rosenbaum School of Social Work

July 1, 2020

The gift, the largest in the school’s history, is another way for Joel Berman, the founder and former CEO of Iatric Systems, a healthcare technology company, to honor his love for and life with Sandra Rosenbaum.

UW System

Tommy Thompson takes office as UW System President, seeks feedback

July 1, 2020

"We believe in helping more state residents earn college degrees, and we are dedicated to opening the doors of the university to talented students from families all across Wisconsin," Thompson says.

Recent Sightings

Clock tower of Music Hall

100 days into pandemic, campus buildings await It’s been 100 days since many faculty and staff members began the transition to remotely working from home. Here is a visual reminder of some of the buildings that house the various schools and colleges of UW–Madison. See more

Photo by: Bryce Richter

Featured Expert

Margaret Kerr: The stress of pandemic parenting

Margaret Kerr, an expert on parents' emotions and experiences in parenthood, can discuss the challenges many parents are facing during… More

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Research

Phase 2 returns more research activity to campus

July 1, 2020

Phase 2 continues a gradual expansion of research activities while ensuring we continue to follow guidelines to minimize the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Psychology

Showing pro-diversity feelings are the norm makes individuals more tolerant

June 29, 2020

Students who watched a video about the positive impact of a diverse campus on their first day of class were more tolerant of other groups and more supportive of diversity even months later.