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Sep 7, 2017

WI Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters seeks nominations for Wisconsin Academy Fellows Award

The Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters is currently seeking nomination for individuals to be celebrated and honored with the Wisconsin Academy Fellows award. 

Sep 7, 2017

WiSys Innovator, ARG recipient studies long-term refugee resettlement outcomes at UW Oshkosh

This school year, a group of UW Oshkosh students led by professor Paul Van Auken will examine the long-term outcomes of refugee resettlement in Wisconsin.

Sep 7, 2017

UW-Green Bay alum creates portable water purification system

UW-Green Bay alumna and entrepreneur Marianna DeMyer recently created a water purification system that weighs less than 25 pounds and produces up to 1.8 liters of water per minute, while being completely portable.

Sep 7, 2017

New UW Oshkosh Honors College to encourage undergraduate research

Earlier this month, UW Oshkosh officially opened its new Honors College, the fifth college at the university that was designed to inspire more research-based curriculum.

Aug 29, 2017

gener8tor expands gALPHA program to UW-Madison

Milwaukee-based startup accelerator gener8tor has announced the expansion of its gAlpha program.

Aug 28, 2017

UW-River Falls assistant professor receives funding from first year of national research initiative

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Engineering Matthew Digman, of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, has been awarded a grant as part of the U.S. Alfalfa Farmer Research Initiative.

Aug 22, 2017

SC Johnson donates $500,000 in support of science education at UW-Parkside

The College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside received the largest single donation in its history this week.

Aug 22, 2017

Students from UW-Stevens Point crossed the country to conduct eclipse research

Students from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point traveled across the country for this week's total solar eclipse.

Aug 16, 2017

McNair Scholars from UW-La Crosse are helping to improve cancer screenings for women in Nicaragua

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse undergraduates Mikka Nyarko and Cecilia Moreno are working on a pilot project which will help to improve women's health in Nicaragua.

Aug 11, 2017

Minneapolis company that formed at UW-Eau Claire to launch nation's largest youth sports directory

SportsEngine, Inc. of Minneapolis, a company that originated in a dorm room at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, is about to launch what will be the largest youth sports directory in the nation.