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Major breakthroughs in technology, renewable energy coming from UW-Madison

Some Madison-area researchers and working to gain the attention and financial backing of Bill Gates for their ideas in renewable energy technologies. Gates is the...

Course on “whiteness” causes lawmaker to threaten funding cuts

The strenuous relationship between UW-Madison and state legislators has only intensified with a new course offering at the university called, "The Problem of Whiteness." Some...

UW-Madison alum, author Matthew Desmond, earns top honor from NY Times

Matthew Desmond, a sociologist, author and 2015 MacArthur "Genius grant" award winner, earned his doctorate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2010. While still a...

Fallout continues over UW ranking, Walker downplays budget impact

UW Madison was a top destination for researchers across the country, but state funding cuts by Gov. Walker and his Republican allies have caused...

UW Madison finally takes action against racist fans

A group of fans at a UW-Madison's football game last month wore a mask depicting President Obama with a noose around the neck has...

New report by UW researchers shows Gov. Walker’s Wisconsin is failing

Gov. Walker has failed our state. He ran on a campaign promise to create 250,000 new private sector jobs by the end of his...

Shocking responses to UW Madison student’s clothing line

Amid several national news stories that bring to light racism, sexism and our country's future, one UW Madison student is working to engage others...

UW kicker out for the season with injury

Four games into the year, UW kickerĀ Rafael Gaglianone, will be out for the remainder of the season with an injury. Milwaukee Journal SentinelĀ reports: "Any time a...

UW-Madison students can obtain voter IDs at the polls

Officials at UW-Madison have taken steps to make it easier for their students to vote on campus. Students voting on campus are able to go...