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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.
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.
Bucky’s Tuition Promise is changing lives by making UW–Madison affordable to a wide range of students.
Learn how Matt Amodio MS’17 became one of Jeopardy’s best players ever.
Creative writing professor Beth Nguyen’s bracing honesty about growing up Vietnamese American has put her on the national radar.
Take a lunchtime journey across campus with UW–Madison’s favorite automaton.
Impress guests at holiday gatherings with fun facts from UW faculty.