Founders’ Day Topic Request Form Chapter Name*Founders' Day Contact from your chapterName* First Last PhoneEmail* Founders' Day Event informationBelow are topics that will align chapter Founders’ Day events to better support university priorities. UW Changes Lives through life changing research, affordable and accessible world-class education, service and outreach to Wisconsin citizen, and innovation and economic development. The list below is a compilation of recommendations made by the Chancellor as well as the Deans of schools and colleges. Please indicate your top three Founders' Day topic choices.*Please select three topics.Please note: Mike Leckrone and athletic speakers are not eligible as Founders' Day speakers. 20th Anniversary of Stem Cell Research Alzheimer’s Research UW-Madison joins Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty CHESS: The Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies Bucky’s Promise Corporate Investment for Higher Education Myth busting Rural Consciousness Astronomy and Outreach Elections Research Center Discovery to Product (D2P) Innovation to Market (I2M) Precision Medicine and Innovative Research Forward BIO Initiative National Atmospheric Deposition Program /Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene Weather or climate Childhood Development/Learning of racial stereotypes Human evolution/Discovery of Homo Naledi TRIPODS+Climate project Prison-Industrial Complex/Racial and Economic Oppression DUNE: Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment IceCube: South Pole Neutrino Observatory Explorations of the inner ear The Power of Mathematical Thinking The state of Russian Relations Design Thinking and Innovation Initiative Stealth Media Prenatal to Five Initiative Priorities in student engagement / UW student experience / Campus Climate Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the UW Law School 50th Anniversary of the Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection Do you have ideas for a Founders' Day topic that is not listed?Do you intend to invite a local alumni to be your speaker?YesNoWho is the local speaker?Are you planning to honor a Badger of the Year at your event?YesNoIf you have someone in mind already for the Badger of the Year, please let us know who that might be. First Last Do you need help identifying a Badger of the Year?YesNoWhat is the first preferred date for your event* What is the second preferred date for your event What is the third preferred date for your event Which is most important to you?*Specific TopicDate of Founders' Day eventDo you have any questions or comments you'd like to share with us?