UW-Madison faculty members recognized with fellowships stemming from campus research efforts

March 15, 2018

Thirty-three faculty representing all four divisions at the University of Wisconsin–Madison have been honored with 2018 faculty fellowships.


Study destroys myth that motorcycle helmets break necks

March 15, 2018

The motorcycle crash victims who did not wear helmets had twice as many injuries to the cervical spine, commonly known as the neck, the study says.

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Sebastian Heinz: The Scientific Legacy of Stephen Hawking

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‘Free-range scientist’ Steve Carpenter remains inspired, inspiring — even in retirement

March 13, 2018

It’s been nearly six months since he officially stepped down as director of the UW–Madison Center for Limnology, but there's still much science left to do.

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UW-Madison expands GIS professional programs to meet workforce needs

March 13, 2018

With demand spiking for GIS experts, the University of Wisconsin–Madison is significantly expanding its flexible and accelerated GIS programs for busy working professionals.