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For Flowers, game-winning shot pales to inspiration from cancer survivor

January 2, 2008

The Capital Times featured a story about senior men's basketball guard Michael Flowers and his relationship with Max Bass, a five-year-old fan of Flowers who is successfully battling leukemia.

Undergrad team debuts in genetic engineering competition

December 21, 2007

For the first time, a team of University of Wisconsin–Madison undergraduates participated in the annual International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition (iGEM), held this fall at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Recent sightings: Swan slide

December 11, 2007

Student Tom Beste “swan dives” down Observatory Hill using a cafeteria tray as a sled after five more inches of snow…

Recent sightings: AIDS Memorial Quilt

December 3, 2007

A roll of red stickers with the shape of an AIDS ribbon fill the foreground as audience members listen to a music…

Recent sightings: Christmas Tree Sale

December 1, 2007

Members of the UW Forestry Club assist patrons buying Fraser fir, balsam fir and white pine Christmas trees and wreaths during the…

Berquam announces ODOS changes

November 14, 2007

Dean of Students Lori Berquam recently announced staff appointments to several key student life units.

Student debt levels continue to rise

November 14, 2007

Undergraduate student loan debt at the university continues to climb, according to the Office of Student Financial Services. Average loan debt…

Recent sightings: Family huddle

November 12, 2007

Freshman Emily Monske, along with her parents Colleen and Steve Monske, pose for a family portrait while attending the Badger Huddle —…