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A UW wood scientist became the star witness in a trial that captivated the nation.
An excerpt from the book All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days takes a look at Mildred Fish Harnack ’25, MA’26, an American at the heart of ...
The Public History Project gives voice to those who experienced and challenged prejudice at UW–Madison.
Adversity is a fact of life for Greg Gard, but his steady approach has worked wonders for Wisconsin men’s basketball.
Discovered at the bottom of the lake, a 1,200-year-old dugout canoe is providing clues about the campus area’s first and longest-standing residents...
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.
UW psychology professor Paula Niedenthal ’81 shows how emotional expressions vary widely across cultures, breeding conflict and misunderstanding.
Join us on a tour of secluded spots that few have ever seen.
Vanilla orchid expert Ken Cameron hopes to save the world’s favorite flavor from extinction.
Michele Norris x’83’s postcard project is an ingenious way to promote dialogue about race during a divisive time.