Tag Community relations

Orrantia hired as new UW–Madison director of community relations

July 11, 2016

She has experience in community relations and business administration, though most importantly, she has a passion for bringing people together.

International flavor

June 6, 2016

More than 300 people attend the third annual South Madison International Community Night, held on the grounds of Villager Mall in Madison on June 2, 2016. The free community event included five international food carts, several musical performances and more than 20 family-friendly arts and science activities.

Community relations director Mitchell reflects on role, progress

April 7, 2016

Everett Mitchell, UW–Madison’s director of community relations, has been elected a Dane County Circuit Judge.

From one Badger to another

April 6, 2016

UW basketball Coach Greg Gard speaks at a press conference announcing the "Bring Bucky Home" campaign at the Henry Vilas Zoo Visitor Center on April 6. The campaign will raise money to build a Wisconsin Heritage Exhibit that will feature a natural badger enclosure and pay tribute to Wisconsin's history as a mining state and to the University of Wisconsin.

UW South Madison Partnership puts down roots after a successful first year

February 18, 2016

The Partnership has extended its reach to individual and group collaborations between UW–Madison professionals and citizens, and expanded versions of existing successes.

Morgridge summit showcases ‘interconnected web’ of scholarship, service

February 9, 2016

The event reaffirmed the value of the connections that keep the doors open between the university and the community in and around it.

Recent sightings: Carillon lesson

May 11, 2007

University carillonneur Lyle Anderson leads a group of 3rd graders visiting from Marquette Elementary School on a tour of the…

Survey examines attitudes regarding the campus-area housing market

May 10, 2007

University of Wisconsin–Madison planners are conducting a survey to determine whether faculty and staff are interested in moving closer to campus, cutting commuting times and invigorating the housing market in campus-area neighborhoods.