UW Fall

School of Human Ecology- Back to School

Recapture the thrill of learning! Join UW School of Human Ecology alumni for hands-on workshops, great food, and fascinating lectures by SoHE faculty. See old friends. Gain fresh insights. It's time for you to Get Back to Class!See more >

The Seldoms

The Seldoms are a Chicago-based dance company committed to igniting thought and understanding of real-world issues to their audiences. Dance is the center of their work but they also incorporate compelling use of architecture, installation, video, sound and fashion.See more >

Sons of Kemet

Driven by a pulsing drumline, the Sons of Kemet’s energetic layers of saxophone and tuba create a brass band-like jazz experience. The group is based in the British jazz scene, but their music portrays a deeper exploration of African-Caribbean roots, while their name nods to Egyptian culture. Despite the dance-inducing and upbeat nature of their sound, they are also unafraid to tackle difficult societal themes through their music. Powerful, intuitive and authentic, The Sons of Kemet invigorate audiences with their refreshing and upbeat live presence.See more >

Pat Metheny

Since bursting onto the international jazz scene in 1974, jazz guitarist Pat Metheny has been widely acclaimed for his distinct guitar style that blends the flexible articulation of horn players and advanced rhythmic sensibility, paving his own improvisational style deeply rooted in the jazz tradition of melody, swing and the blues.See more >

College of Engineering Engineers’ Day

College alumni and friends: Make plans to visit the College of Engineering during Homecoming Weekend. You can explore our changing campus, enjoy lunch with your department, honor distinguished engineering alumni, and tailgate with fellow Badger engineers!See more >

Chance Ensemble

Chance ensemble explores the connections between wilderness experiences and alternative chamber music through setting select text from John Muir to music. Muir, “Father of the National Parks” and known for his conservation advocacy, inspires Chance to create a philosophical landscape by combining his writings with their musical interpretations of his adventures in nature. Rooted in a desire to surround audiences with nature’s beauty, Chance will take you for a “walk in the woods”– from the comfort of your seat.See more >

Portland Cello Project

The Portland Cello Project transforms alternative/pop/rock music into classical ensemble compositions. Their precise technical ability allows them reinterpret the music and still maintain the integrity of the original works and their unique renditions of Radiohead songs wander from truly epic to breathtakingly intimate.See more >


Vocal ensemble Cantus explores the struggle of humans and communities to find meaningful connection in our increasingly digital world in Alone Together. Alone Together is an introspective narrative on the struggle of humans and communities to find meaningful connection in our increasingly digital world. Vocal ensemble Cantus explores these challenges through pairing selected works of Beethoven and Bernstein with contemporary composers Jennifer Higdon, David Lang and Gabriel Kahane, as well as arrangements of music by Simon & Garfunkel, The Beatles and Dave Matthews. Alone Together also features a brand new, multi-movement work by Libby Larsen.See more >