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UW’s 5 hottest majors: Student demand, workforce trends drive enrollment gains

February 7, 2023

UW–Madison is constantly evolving to make sure higher education captures student interest and meets the needs of employers here in Wisconsin and around the world.

Health & Medicine

UW Carbone Cancer Center conducting breast cancer vaccine clinical trial

February 7, 2023

The trial is testing a novel vaccine, developed by Dr. Nora Disis at the University of Washington in Seattle, designed to prevent the recurrence of triple-negative breast cancer.


The University of Wisconsin–Madison Turns 175

February 2, 2023

This July, the University of Wisconsin–Madison will kick off a year-long celebration to mark 175 years of constant trailblazing, ground-breaking research discoveries and defining cultural movements.

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From left to right, first-year students Emily Mei, Rachel Hong, Priscilla Louey and Anna Chen react to a lion dancer from the Zhong Yi Kung Fu Association at the VSA celebration.

Double the fun at the Lunar New Year Students celebrated the Lunar New Year at two different events on campus on Feb. 4, with lion dancers, performances, food and lots of smiles. See more

Photo by: Jeff Miller

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Allison Prasch: President Biden's State of the Union address

Allison Prasch, an expert in presidential rhetoric, is available to dicuss President Biden's State of the Union address. Prasch says,… More

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Surveys reinforce UW–Madison’s longstanding commitments to free speech, civil dialogue and belonging

February 1, 2023

Helping students engage with diverse viewpoints and find ways to take part in civil dialogue even when they disagree has been an ongoing focus and priority for UW–Madison.


Madison researchers join ranks of AAAS fellows

January 31, 2023

Six UW–Madison researchers are among the 506 scientists, engineers and innovators honored in this year's awards from the American Association for the Advancement of Science.


2023 Distinguished Teaching Award recipients announced

January 25, 2023

Twelve faculty members have been chosen to receive this year’s Distinguished Teaching Awards, an honor that annually recognizes some of UW–Madison's finest educators.