UW–Madison ranked among top universities for study abroad

The university's strong showing is due in part to the development of new programs targeted at students earlier in their academic careers.

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Nursing pioneer Signe Skott Cooper: From the farm to the battlefield

Cooper devoted more than 60 years to nursing education at UW–Madison and within the UW System. Her wartime service shaped her life, personally and professionally.


Need to talk to your data? UW–Madison spinoff is happy to translate

UW-Madison computer science professor Jignesh Patel and Rogers Jeffrey Leo John, a recent graduate student, founded DataChat in June, 2017, with the goal of making it more efficient for businesses to get insights from data. 

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Simone Schweber: Educating about the Holocaust

Incidents like a photo showing a group of high school boys in Baraboo appearing to give the Nazi salute have sparked… More

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Elders-in-Residence Program will bring Native community leaders to campus for mentoring, support

The initiative will seek to improve the experience of American Indian and Alaskan Native students by hosting Native elders on campus for extended visits and educational exchanges.


Professor takes on climate change by promoting science literacy through music, art, comics

A UW–Madison geoscience professor has come up with new ways to teach science to non-science undergraduate students, in hopes of awakening their "inner scientists."