We heard you. Following a series of listening sessions, we at the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association have developed a strategic plan to build an inclusive, intentional, and sustainable engagement experience for alumni of color. As part of this plan — and to better feature the voices of our alumni of color — we’ve created Badger Vibes, a monthly e-newsletter. We invite you to explore our content below.
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Tricia Zunker is a mom, attorney, judge, politician, and now candidate for Congress — and does it all 110 percentRead More >
Once a political refugee, Samantha Baruah has leveraged two terms on the Iowa City Community School District school board into a career at the UW’s new Teacher Education Center.Read More >
Lee Kemp is the greatest wrestler in Wisconsin history and one of America’s most decorated. But he almost wasn’t a wrestler at all.Read More >
It’s been more than 10 years since the UW initiated its pioneering hip-hop scholarship program. How did it influence its first students, and where are they today?Read More >
Here are just two of the many multicultural students set to take the next steps at the end of the semester.Read More >
From Atlanta to South Africa to New Orleans, Dorothy Nairne keeps launching enterprises to change the world.Read More >
For 50 years, Bassam Shakhashiri has turned science into a roadshow for the inquisitive adult and child alike.Read More >
A short story written in a UW–Madison fiction workshop grew into a promising first novel for Lucy Tan MFA’16Read More >
Thanks to the UW’s Center for Educational Opportunity, Jada Thompson is preparing for a life of giving back.Read More >
Interim L&S Dean Eric Wilcots got a telescope for Christmas, and he’s been looking to the stars ever since.Read More >