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Producer, actress Lena Waithe speaks, meets with students

February 14, 2018

Emmy Award-winning screenwriter, producer, and actress Lena Waithe met with students and gave a speech at Union South Tuesday night. She was featured as a Wisconsin Union Directorate Distinguished Lecturer, and keynote speaker for Black History Month.

Student to student: 9 tips for getting your pictures picked up by UW’s social media

February 13, 2018

With 175,000 Twitter followers, 100,000 Instagram followers and 292,000 Facebook followers, getting your pictures and tweets retweeted or picked up by one of …

Ice is nice at 2018 Hoofers Winter Carnival

February 10, 2018

Sun, snow and ice created the perfect setting for the annual winter celebration.

Snow and cold? No problem for Badgers

February 6, 2018

Winter hit the UW–Madison campus in full force this week, with plenty of snow and dropping temperatures, but students are a hardy bunch.

Deaf actor, activist Nyle DiMarco connects with deaf students in intimate Q&A session

January 31, 2018

Model, actor and deaf activist Nyle DiMarco led a personal event at Memorial Union, connecting with deaf and hard of hearing students from around Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Now’s the time: Tips for starting spring semester strong

January 30, 2018

Don’t be afraid to say hello to the person next to you in your new classes. It may be hard to get back …

MLK Day Celebration to include speakers, art project, volunteering

December 19, 2017

UW-Madison students, faculty and staff are invited to the 2018 UW–Madison MLK Day Celebration on Monday, Jan. 22 from 3 to 8 p.m. in Memorial Union.

Photo gallery: 2017 winter commencement

December 17, 2017

More than 8,000 gathered at the Kohl Center to celebrate with the graduates.

2017 winter commencement address: “Find your story, live it every day”

December 17, 2017

Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis, top Hollywood writers and producers and graduates of UW–Madison, delivered the 2017 winter commencement address.

Campus remembers graduate student Ian Santino

December 5, 2017

“Even as he was facing the many challenges of his illness, he went out of his way to befriend and support others,” his advisor says. “I will remember him always as a kind, caring person, an excellent TA who served as a mentor to many a talented scholar.”

Camp Randall season: Plenty of singing, dancing, cheering — and wins

December 5, 2017

It was quite a year at Camp Randall Stadium, where the Badgers won every regular-season football game on their way to the Big Ten West Division title. And the home fans supported them loudly, vigorously and humorously.

JSA event celebrates Asian culture

December 4, 2017

The richness and diversity of Asian culture were on display at a cultural celebration Saturday at Ingraham Hall sponsored by the Japanese Student Association.

Poll results: What are you most stressed about right now?

November 29, 2017

Last week’s Wiscopinion poll asked what you are most stressed about right now. The results: …

Wild campus events, from Bull Worm yells to crying on the Terrace

November 29, 2017

Here are some of our favorite imaginative Facebook events — both fictional and real — created by UW–Madison students.