218 Articles

Jun 12, 2017

UW System alumnus founds startup to produce life-saving devices for firefighters

The startup of UW System alumnus, Captain Jeff Dykes, aims to make fighting fires safer.

Jun 12, 2017

UW-Extenstion agricultural experts to travel to Tanzania

Five University of Wisconsin-Extension officials will travel to Tanzania this summer to help educate local farmers.

Jun 8, 2017

UW-La Crosse researcher aims to close research gap on women's dietary supplements

UW-La Crosse researcher Andrew Jagim, together with Dr. Jake Erickson of Mayo Clinic, is aiming to address the vast difference between the amounts of research on women's dietary supplements compared to research on men's supplements.

May 30, 2017

State budget-writing committee approves new engineering school at UW-Green Bay

The state's budget-writing committee approved funds for a new engineering school at UW-Green Bay earlier this week.

May 30, 2017

UW-Stevens Point student wins national research fellowship

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point computer information systems student Brian Hall has been selected to receive a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

May 24, 2017

Thank You, 2016-17 Ambassador Class!

WiSys' largest ambassador class yet finished the school year strong. WiSys would like to say thank you and congratulate those ambassadors who graduated this spring.

May 17, 2017

Research conducted at UW-Stout presented at U.S. Capitol

Research conducted at the University of Wisconsin-Stout by Illinois State University student Alexis Econie was viewed at the U.S. Capitol in April.

May 17, 2017

UW-Stout professor awarded national mechanical engineering honor

University of Wisconsin-Stout professor Devin Berg has been awarded the Ferdinand P. Beer and E. Russell Johnston Jr. Outstanding New Mechanics Educator Award, sponsored by the American Society for Engineering Education.

May 10, 2017

WiSys Innovator helps paraplegic horseback riders gain independence

University of Wisconsin-River Falls student Shanna Burris is helping to put paraplegic horseback riders in the saddle.