The Wisconsin Experience is for everyone.
UW–Madison wouldn’t be the world-class institution we love without the full range of cultural, social, and personal identities that our students, staff, and alumni bring. Celebrate the diversity that makes the UW such a vibrant place — and help us ensure that every Badger feels included and valued.
- Health Equity Leadership Institute 2019, June 17–21
- Facilitating Cross-Cultural Groups and Global Teams, July 18 | 9 a.m.–3:45 p.m.
- OutReach Pride Magic Festival, August 18
- Madison Area Business Equality Summit, September 4 | 1–4:45 p.m.
- Multicultural Summer Picnic, August 3
- Bud Billiken Parade, August 10
Read how we’re planning to better serve all alumni — and improve the student experience for current Badgers as well.
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News & Updates
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After starting in private practice, Nia Trammell has spent more than a decade in government service — as a judge, as a volunteer, and as a cabinet deputy secretary, and maybe one day as an elected official.
Kashoua Kristy Yang’s 2017 election to the Milwaukee County Circuit Court made historic headlines: she’s the nation’s first Hmong American judge elected without appointment and the first Hmong American female judge.Read More >
Library-science grad Harvey Long documents the black experience at the UW.Read More >
Bhavana Jain leans on Indian culture to guide career change.Read More >
Student magazine highlights street styleRead More >
Glass artist Helen Lee explores the evolution and transformation of languageRead More >
Meet the young UW grad who’s taking his education and passion for fighting cancer back to his hometown of Chicago.Read More >
Four new English professors are bringing a global perspective to studies of blackness and black literature.Read More >
Following Campus Climate Survey in 2016, UW Administration Has Doubled Down on Programs to Make Sure All Students Can ThriveRead More >
The Multicultural Student Center adds spaces, expanding diversity opportunities for everyone.Read More >