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Corporate investment could improve climate-tech innovation

March 24, 2023

When well-resourced corporations invest in start-ups, they can have an outsized influence on which start-ups succeed and grow, therefore shaping climate technology trajectories.


Women’s History Month: celebrating UW women 

March 23, 2023

In honor of Women’s History Month, here are the stories of some of our other favorite UW women who continue to inspire.


For stressed-out grad students, mindfulness makes big difference

March 22, 2023

Cultivated through practices such as meditation, yoga or prayer, mindfulness centers around being in the present moment in an open, non-judgmental, curious, accepting way.

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Student A.J. Beery catches some air while snowboarding on Bascom Hill.

Winter decides to stick around During the first week of spring, winter showed its resilience, dropping a foot of snow on campus. See more

Photo by: Taylor Wolfram

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Barry Burden: Wisconsin State Supreme Court Election

On April 4, one of the most consequential Supreme Court elections in years will be held in Wisconsin. Barry Burden, director… More

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New funding to protect bats from fungal epidemic hinges on UW–Madison discoveries

March 22, 2023

Researchers will investigate a multi-pronged approach to protecting wild bats against Pseudogymnoascus destructans, the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome.


UW–Madison’s innovative Teacher Pledge, aimed at supporting future educators, extended

March 21, 2023

This donor-funded initiative pays the equivalent of in-state tuition and fees, testing, and licensing costs for students enrolled in one of the School’s teacher preparation programs. In return, graduates “pledge” to teach for three or four years at a pre-kindergarten through 12th grade school in Wisconsin.