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New master’s in quantum computing offers training for a growing field

November 5, 2018

In a single calendar year, the program will catch students up on the fundamentals of quantum physics, cover the theory behind quantum computing, and teach students laboratory skills to construct the devices.

‘Handshake’ helps UW–Madison students find jobs & internships

September 27, 2018

Handshake officially replaced BuckyNet and myECS as the primary campus tool for student recruitment and event management over the summer, and since then thousands of students and employers have made the transition to the new system.

New UW–Madison counseling service helps employees meet career goals

January 30, 2018

To assist UW–Madison employees with their professional development, the Division of Continuing Studies has added a career counselor in its Adult Career and Special Student Services (ACSSS) office.

Title and Total Compensation study develops key framework

January 30, 2018

UW-Madison’s Title and Total Compensation Study, a joint project with UW System, has developed a proposed framework that would sort the university’s jobs into 24 families, as well as sub-families.

New Career Exploration Center for students opens its doors

January 30, 2017

The CEC supports students with services and resources that will empower them to make decisions about their majors and career paths.

UW awards record number of Ph.D.s, excels in job placement

January 13, 2017

The University of Wisconsin–Madison is now third in the nation for number of Ph.D.s awarded, according to 2015 data from the Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED), a federally funded project that has collected this data for nearly 60 years.

UW-Madison awarded $360,501 Career Ready Internship Grant from Great Lakes

February 29, 2016

The grant is anticipated to support 205 new paid internships during the 2015-2018 academic years.

Letters & Science launches initiative to prepare liberal arts students for careers

November 6, 2014

The University of Wisconsin–Madison’s College of Letters & Science has launched a new, coordinated approach to preparing students for careers.

Media Advisory: Newsmaker who called out Microsoft CEO to speak Friday

October 15, 2014

Maria Klawe, president of Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California, will discuss ways to increase women's participation in science and technology careers on Friday, Oct. 17.