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That's one reason why the Center for the Study of Liberal Democracy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison chose the 14th Amendment to the Constitution for its ... That group of UW-Madison faculty members successfully fought campus speech codes in the mid-1990s and founded the center soon after.
University of Wisconsin–Madison sociology graduate student Jinho Kim found that teenagers who participated in a national study were more likely — about 3 percentage points more likely — to experience severe depressive symptoms if they said they had easy access to a firearm in their home. The effects ...

MADISON — University of Wisconsin-Madison officials say they will cover tuition and fee costs for Wisconsin students from families with incomes below the state ... UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank, announcing the plan to Regents on Thursday, said some low- and lower-middle-income families in ...
If a transgender student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison wanted to start hormone therapy, they'd have to do more than talk with their doctor. They're also required to get written consent from a therapist or mental health counselor. But now, the university is working to change that. University Health ...
A groundbreaking atmospheric scientist, a brilliant U.S. diplomat and an esteemed businessman and philanthropist will be awarded honorary doctoral degrees at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in May. The recipients are David Fahey, whose research has helped protect the Earth's ozone layer and ...
In the golden age of podcasts, Jeremy Morris teaches students there's far more to the medium than the latest buzzworthy show. March 5th 2018 | Katie Vaughn · Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences · Back to News. Associate professor of media and cultural studies Jeremy Morris teaches the course Sound Cultures: ...

“I feel blessed to have worked with Irv, enjoyed his guidance and wisdom, and appreciated his vision that University Research Park could both strengthen the University of Wisconsin–Madison and help translate research into world-changing products and companies,” says Aaron Olver, managing director of ...
In a study published March 6 in the journal Ecosystem Applications, Ziter, a graduate student in integrative biology professor Monica Turner's lab at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, finds that urban green spaces like backyards, city parks and golf courses contribute substantially to the ecological fabric ...
MADISON, Wis. - Mike Matucheski, a University of Wisconsin–Madison alumnus, and his team from Sartori Company had two cheeses that were ranked in the top 20 at the World Championship Cheese Contest. The World Championship Cheese Contest, which has been held in Madison the past week, had ...
The University of Wisconsin-Madison has joined the growing list of colleges that now offer free tuition to certain students. Called "Bucky's Tuition Promise," the program will cover four years of tuition and fees for in-state students whose family's annual household adjusted gross income is $56,000 or less.
An innovative new career center launched by the largest college in the University of Wisconsin-Madison celebrated its grand opening with an event that brought together students, alumni, state government representatives, UW System Regents, donors and business leaders. SuccessWorks helps College of ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — New in-state University of Wisconsin-Madison students will get free tuition if they come from families making $56,000 or less. Chancellor Rebecca Blank announced the initiative, dubbed "Bucky's Tuition Promise," at a UW System regents meeting Thursday. She said in a news ...
A startup company with deep roots on the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus will be featured at a French trade show Feb. 11-15 with its wearable system designed to help runners avoid injury. The invention by Torq Labs tracks leg movement using five sensors, with help from a smartphone app.
As University of Wisconsin System Regents meet to discuss the merger of the System's two- and four-year campuses, President Ray Cross faces new push-back from faculty for his handling ... The association's UW-Madison chapter sent Cross an open letter this week declaring its lack of confidence in him.
Over the last several years, the University of Wisconsin–Madison has taken numerous steps to ensure that an education at the state's flagship public university is accessible to Wisconsin students and affordable for their families. Today, UW–Madison expands on that commitment by announcing “Bucky's ...
As a dozen “students” of all ages buzz around a pilot plant at Babcock Hall on the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus, drips of vanilla or chocolate ice cream ooze from five batch freezers. Quickly, eager hands snag samples in plastic spoons and give a taste. The product may be good, bad or ugly ...
MADISON – Diverging from centuries of established behavioral norms, red fox and coyote have gone against their wild instincts and learned to coexist in the urban environment of Madison and the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus, according to a recently published study in the journal PLOS One.

WESTON - Last year, the University of Wisconsin-Madison launched Bucky's Classroom School Visits in an effort to increase college opportunities for all students by building college access knowledge and providing classroom resources for career exploration. The program establishes a classroom to ...
Four finalists for director of the University of Wisconsin–Madison's Waisman Center, one of the nation's premier hubs for research and clinical outreach on human development, developmental disability and neurodegenerative disease, will be presenting public seminars during the next four weeks.
While researching online,Tilberg learned scientists were using microwaves and satellites to peer through dense rain forests. He wondered whether engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison could come up with something for cranberry fields, and he contacted Susan Hagness and John Booske, UW ...
As a new ad campaign from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation tries to attract young adults to Wisconsin, a study by University of Wisconsin–Madison researchers explores 12 communities that are already maintaining or increasing the number of young adults. Amid all the talk of emigration ...
According to the release, she earned her bachelor's of science degree in secondary education, French and English as a second language from University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee. She has taught in the Madison Metropolitan School District for ten years. Before that, she taught in Hortonville, Green Lake ...
“We've come up with a robust, simple and inexpensive way to increase the sensitivity of an existing TB test by integrating a concentration enrichment step into a protocol that's very similar to the familiar pregnancy test,” says Beebe, a biomedical engineering professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
That's according to The Wisconsin Jobs Project: A Guide to Creating Jobs in Sensors & Controls for Advanced Energy, a new report created by the American Jobs Project in partnership with the Wisconsin Energy Institute at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the Midwest Energy Research Consortium ...
For 14 years, Skop, a professor of genetics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, has baked a cake to celebrate each of her lab's academic publications and graduating students. She eschews your standard molds and garnishes, instead shaping and decorating each cake in the theme of her lab's latest ...
The UW–Madison Arboretum has made monarch butterfly conservation a priority, and now it's joined a nationwide cooperative to help with that. Photo: Jeff ... MADISON – The University of Wisconsin–Madison Arboretum has joined the nationwide conservation cooperative the Monarch Joint Venture (MJV).
On Monday, Jan. 15, the nation will pause to remember the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and the continuing struggle for equality. “A piece of freedom is not enough for us as human beings. A piece of liberty no longer suffices. Freedom is like life. Freedom is one thing. It is indivisible. You have it all, or you ...
The study, by researchers at University of Wisconsin–Madison, the National Park Service and the U.S. Geological Survey, focused on a nest-protection program that was based on the logical assumption that endangered birds would reproduce and prosper if people are kept away from their nests.
Oberhauser is a Wisconsin native, but apart from a year getting a teaching certificate, and visiting her daughters who studied at UW-Madison, she hadn't spent a lot of time on campus. She grew up in Clintonville, then attended Harvard University, where she received a bachelor's degree in biology.
University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty members railed against UW System President Ray Cross on Tuesday for excluding them from the plan to restructure the University of Wisconsin System. In a letter to Cross, the UW-Madison chapter of the American Association of University Professors expressed ...
MADISON, Wis. - A University of Wisconsin Madison biomedical engineering professor has developed a new tuberculosis test similar to a pregnancy test. The technology looks for a specific protein in urine and shows two lines on the device if the test is positive. "We're excited about it. We're also cautiously ...
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After reading news stories about imaging techniques used to study rainforests, he contacted University of Wisconsin–Madison electrical and computer engineering professors Susan Hagness and John Booske with his idea. “It was sort of a microwave radar concept he was envisioning,” says Booske.
It's where they do some of their most important science — discussing ideas and plans for their next rounds of experiments at the Wisconsin Institute for Sleep and Consciousness (WISC) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. In the summertime, their walks take them through oak groves full of blooming ...
6 in the journal Diversity and Distributions by University of Wisconsin–Madison ecologists shows that spotted owls, one of the iconic species logging restrictions were meant to protect, have continued to experience population declines in the forests. Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology graduate ...
Professor Mark Eppli, who guided Marquette University's real estate program to a Top 10 national ranking, will resign at the end of the academic year to teach and do research at his alma mater, the University of Wisconsin-Madison. “The College of Business Administration and Marquette University owe Dr.
It was quite a year at Camp Randall Stadium, where the Badgers won every regular-season football game on their way to the Big Ten West Division title. And the home fans supported them loudly, vigorously and humorously — these are Badgers fans, after all. Every game was packed, with attendance ...
Campus is mourning the loss of Ian Santino, a UW-Madison graduate student who passed away on November 28, 2017, from liver failure due to colorectal cancer. Santino, 31, was close to completing his master's degree in landscape architecture, with a focus on restoration ecology. He also served as a ...
Adults who lived high-stress childhoods have trouble reading the signs that a loss or punishment is looming, leaving themselves in situations that risk avoidable health and financial problems and legal trouble. According to researchers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, this difficulty may be biological, ...
... on the flashlight” — turn on the fluorophore — so it emits the light. This helps illuminate the molecule that scientists are interested in so they can see it under a microscope. Katie Lupo is a graduate researcher in the Goldsmith Group in the University of Wisconsin-Madison department of chemistry. Angry. 0.
University of Wisconsin football fans can begin to purchase tickets to the Orange Bowl in Florida starting Monday as the Badgers will take on the ... On Sunday afternoon outside Memorial Union, UW-Madison sophomore Arjun Sachar was returning from Indianapolis, where the championship was held, with ...
MADISON — Madison police say two armed intruders entered a home near the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus and hurt one of the residents over the weekend. Police say the intruders entered the home through an unlocked door and pointed handguns at the residents on Saturday night, ...
That is part of the vision in the newly completed University of Wisconsin–Madison Libraries long-term facilities master plan, which aims to provide direction for campus library buildings through the next 20-25 years. “The Chancellor gave us the challenge of rationalizing the number of libraries on this campus ...
Using a molecule designed to overcome a roadblock formed by a common type of genetic flaw, researchers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison have made progress towards novel molecular treatments for Friedreich's ataxia — a rare but fatal disorder — in the laboratory dish and in animals. Friedreich's ...
Drawn to the reputation of UW–Madison's CS department, Rose earned a master's degree in 2003 and a Ph.D. in 2007 there, focusing on computer animation. “The CS program is full of fantastic professors who were really motivating,” she says. “They helped me make connections so by the time I was out of ...
In his 13 years at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, he has taught several courses on genocide and related topics and is grateful for the students who have shown interest in the subject. Straus worked on Making and Unmaking Nations for nearly a decade, with support including Vilas Associates and H.I ...
This is a screenshot of the Proud Boys Madison Facebook page. ... In October, a University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate student, who at the ...
Talk among graduate students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been buzzing with speculation about a proposed federal tax bill that ...
That fatality rate has risen over the last two decades, University of Wisconsin-Madison geriatrics professor Jane Mahoney tells Wisconsin Public ...
Ithaca College, Duke University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison are among the other schools that have credit or noncredit courses or ...


 

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