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Meet New UW–Madison Chancellor Jennifer L. Mnookin
A conversation with UW-Madison’s newly selected Chancellor.
How well do you remember your UW chemistry courses? See if you can pass this test on the science behind fireworks based on the notes of legendary chem professor, Bassam Shakhashiri.
Can you correctly reorder these campus images of Lake Mendota’s shoreline?
The Fight for Title IX
When the antidiscrimination bill passed 50 years ago, Kit Saunders MS’66, PhD’77 led the charge to improve women’s athletics at UW–Madison.
For Kat Milligan-McClellan ’99, PhD’09, research on fish microbiota brought her back to her Inupiat community in Alaska.
The Science behind a Smile
UW psychology professor Paula Niedenthal ’81 shows how emotional expressions vary widely across cultures, breeding conflict and misunderstanding.
UW Secrets, Mysteries, and Hidden Places
Join us on a tour of secluded spots that few have ever seen.