Tag State relations

UW spinoffs win awards, including top honor, at Governor’s Business Plan Contest

The grand prize went to NovoMoto, which packages and sells solar lighting systems under an innovative rent-to-own program in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Public input sought on state roadmap for global language education

As Wisconsin competes in an increasingly global economy, business and education leaders are seeking feedback on a "language roadmap."

UW statement on student-produced clothing line

UW-Madison released the following statement on Sept. 20 in response to questions about the an unaffiliated student-produced clothing line. “UW-Madison strives to provide a welcoming…

Row on Lake Mendota

The campus may be empty while students are on spring break, but Wisconsin Men’s Rowing is keeping it busy on Lake Mendota.

UW monitoring possibility of new campus carry proposal

University leaders say they will continue to oppose any legislation that would allow concealed weapons in university buildings.

Potts is chosen to head State Relations

Crystal Potts graduated from UW–Madison in 2010, and she attributes her interest in state government and politics to her education and experiences at the university.

Cancer treatment spinoff takes top honor in life science at Governor’s Business Plan Contest

Lynx Biosciences is developing technology to choose the drug most likely to benefit a blood cancer patient by analyzing how the tumor cells respond.

Five UW spinoffs among finalists in Governor’s Business Plan Contest

The contestants emerged from about 200 entries and three rounds of judging in the contest organized by the Wisconsin Technology Council.