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Jul 9, 2018

WiSys selects UW-Green Bay student, UW-Platteville faculty as Innovators of the Year

Following a year of unprecedented innovation and research activity across the UW System, WiSys chose two innovators to receive the Carl E. Gulbrandsen Innovator of the Year award: UW-Green Bay student Sam Hunt and UW-Platteville Assistant Professor Dr. Gokul Gopalakrishnan.

Jun 8, 2018

WiSys welcomes Brian Walsh as new Regional Associate for northeastern University of Wisconsin comprehensive campuses

Following the conclusion of a 15-month assignment as a Biotechnology Commercialization Specialist at a research center in Guadalajara, Mexico, Brian Walsh will be the newest addition to the WiSys staff as the Regional Associate for northeastern Wisconsin campuses. 

Jun 8, 2018

2017 Great Waters Research Collaborative study yields results regarding non-indigenous species

During a 2017 study that was carried out by the Great Waters Research Collaborative (GWRC), five species of non-indigenous zooplankton were discovered in western Lake Superior in laker ballast water discharge.

Jun 8, 2018

Prestigious fellowship granted to UW-Eau Claire graduate

On May 19th, Michael McDonnell, a UW-Eau Claire Graduate, was recognized for his academic achievements and was selected for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

Jun 8, 2018

UW-Stout students bring touch-sense awareness to those who have none

For those struggling with hypoesthesia, a condition that involves loss of sensation, the inability to sense temperatures among other sensations can cause immense damage.

Jun 8, 2018

UW-La Crosse students engage in hands-on community research

During the spring semester, Nadia Carmosini, assistant professor of chemistry at UW-La Crosse,  pushed her students to pursue the scientific process by establishing research questions and seeing their individual projects through to completion.

May 29, 2018

15th annual Women’s Business Conference brings empowerment to women across the state

At the 15th annual Women's Business Conference in Eau Claire, women from all over the state gathered to encourage, inspire, and empower fellow female entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial hopefuls alike.

May 29, 2018

$2,000 prize awarded to FreshEx in HATCH challenge

At the Kenosha HATCH Startup Competition, competitors had the opportunity to pitch a five minute presentation to a panel of judges in the hopes of receiving $2,000 to aid in the startup of their idea.