"This expansion helps solidify the Big Ten Conference as the one, true national powerhouse conference, with member universities, teams and fans stretching from coast to coast."
—Interim Chancellor Karl Scholz
Read his full reaction: news.wisc.edu/chancellor-sta…
Emily Takacs, a rising senior at #UWMadison studying mass communication, talks about how her student job in tech support inspired her to add a computer science certificate—and has helped her to become more outgoing. #MyBadgerSummer
The Mellon Foundation has awarded a $250,000 grant to the Chazen in support of its re:mancipation exhibition, a collaboration between artist Sanford Biggers, the MASK Consortium and the museum. re:mancipation opens Feb. 1. bit.ly/3Ac3rfI
After decades of work on college campuses mentoring, advising and coaching students, Mick Miyamoto is retiring June 30 as special projects coordinator for Student Affairs at #UWMadison. Students say his compassion and support were a big help.
53 years ago, a group of protestors outside a New York bar helped spark the LGBTQ+ movement for civil rights. Today, we honor those who stood up to prejudice & oppression at #Stonewall.
#PrideMonth reminds us that we are stronger together. Love conquers all. 🏳️�#BadgerPridedze
A new tool will help retain and support outstanding #UWMadison early career faculty.
Chancellor Early Achievement Professorships will go to those who have built an outstanding record in their teaching, research and service.
With a 92% ASHP residency match rate, the School’s students earn one of the highest match rates in the School's history, outperforming the national average and finding residencies around the country. Learn what they'll be doing 🔽 pharmacy.wisc.edu/2022-ashp-resi…W
Congratulations to Heather L. Reese, who was named executive director of Wisconsin Public Media, a #UWMadison division that oversees @WPR and @PBSWI.
"Public media is an essential public service in the tradition of the Wisconsin Idea,” Reese says.
From getting new diagnostics to patients to improving health care accessibility and transparency with digital technology, our 2022 Five Alums of the Future, representing each of our degree areas, are on the leading edge.
Meet these five future-builders ▶️ bit.ly/3NlnnQ6
Wisconsin women have devoted over a century of determination and hard work to build a legacy that UW is proud to represent. We are excited to announce our newest campaign to secure over $1.25 million for Badger women.
UW System President Jay Rothman statement on the 50th anniversary of Title IX – “Since its enactment, Title IX has had an enduring impact on gender equity by revolutionizing women’s access to athletics and educational opportunities….”
Full Statement: bit.ly/39N8t7H
Starting the 8-week summer session today? Don't forget that @UWMadLibraries are here to support you with welcoming spaces and smiling staff faces! View College Library hours below and find more library location details at: library.wisc.edu/locations/
The latest issue of On Wisconsin magazine highlights South African artist Mary Sibande's new sculpture, Sower, and an effort to bring more contemporary African art into the Chazen's permanent collection. bit.ly/3ObQlTm
"We recognize this moment and know so much more work urgently needs to be done in our city and on our campus to live up to the ideals of freedom and equality.
"Let us celebrate, but also contribute to these efforts without further delay.”
--Interim Chancellor Karl Scholz
"Today, UW-Madison honors and celebrates Juneteenth.
"We commemorate the day the last group of enslaved Black Americans were made aware of their liberation in Galveston, Texas in 1865 — nearly three years after the Emancipation Proclamation and the end of the Civil War. 1/2
We're adding pops of color to the Terrace! Today (6/17) @ 4-7pm, Terrace chairs of all colors will be on the Terrace by Lakeshore Path in recognition of #PrideMonth! We welcome all to take photos. Stick around from 7-10pm to celebrate with a Pride concert: bit.ly/3OiJ4kV
Our partners from @madisonpolice have released information about an attack downtown Tuesday night. They believe the incident was random and not racially motivated...and they're looking for your help in identifying the suspects (photos below).
More info » cityofmadison.com/police/newsroo…
Join UW–Madison and our community in celebrating African American history, culture and progress at Juneteenth events through this weekend. Opportunities include a virtual open mic night, health and wellness events, a parade and @WisconsinUnion events.
UW–Madison officials are aware of recent acts of violence and aggression near campus. We are committed to making our campus and downtown safe for all, and we support members of our APIDA community.
For more information, resources and support, visit news.wisc.edu/responding-to-….
Building a food entrepreneur ecosystem. Helping parents make safe medication choices for their kids. Exploring Madison’s Native American history.
These are just some of the 18 projects awarded Baldwin Wisconsin Idea grants.
It's hot outside, #Badgers! Take care of yourself, and each other. Be sure to stay hydrated, cool, and connected during these hot temps! 🌡️
P.S.@UWMadLibrariess and@WisconsinUnionn are air-conditioned! Lake Mendota is pretty chilly too! ☃️b
Play Ball! Excited to officially announce the “Brew City Battle,” a groundbreaking event at American Family Field featuring both the Wisconsin women’s and men’s basketball teams!
More information & details at UWBadgers.com