"I think we have to admit that the current distribution of power in the world is not balanced. I would like to work on this."
“I have a renewed sense of purpose and of responsibility to use language skills in a way that is useful and, when appropriate, to be of service to others."
“Educating others while simultaneously researching topics I am passionate about is exactly what I want to do for the rest of my life.”
Two from UW-Madison among 2017 Carnegie Fellows
Two University of Wisconsin–Madison professors have been named 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellows by the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Greg Nemet and Gregg Mitman are among just 35 distinguished scholars, journalists and authors chosen this year from 200 nominees across the country.Read More »
Warrior Book Club, lead by L&S student, strengthens connections between veterans and civilians
UW-Madison graduate student Molly Harris has not served in the military, nor have her brother or parents. She finds the situation fairly common among her peers. The civilian-military divide led her to partner with the Wisconsin Veterans Museum on the Warrior Book Club.Read More »
Women in the UW-Madison math department find strength in numbers
More female mathematicians teach, mentor and conduct research at UW-Madison than at nearly any other major math department in the country. They’re not only helping to change the face of math here and now, but making it easier for the next generations of women to pursue the path.Read More »
UW project brings Milky Way's ionized hydrogen into focus Read More »
Lauren Gonitzke: A social justice protagonist Read More »
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