Undergraduate journals published at UW-Madison span disciplines from science to history to poetry. They’re a great place for students to submit thoughtful writing and experience the process of working with editors to refine their work for a larger audience. The Wisconsin Undergraduate Journal Association brings together eight on-campus publications that showcase student scholarship.
In the Cap Times: To save students money, colleges are looking to the Open Educational Resources movement
An appreciation for how the costs of textbooks and other learning materials make it harder for many students to pay for college has prompted universities across the country — and some university systems — to adopt policies to create or adopt what are called open educational resources, or OER.
College students notoriously rely on cheap, easy food like ramen noodles. But a new program on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus is trying change that by making fresh produce an easy option for students, too. It’s called the UW Campus Food Shed.
At Student Orientation, Advising and Registration, or SOAR, sessions, new UW-Madison students register for classes and learn more about campus life. We checked in with a few College of Letters & Science majors to learn what they’re most looking forward to in the semester ahead.
Madison Public Philosophy, a new student group at UW-Madison, takes philosophy out of the classroom and into the community.