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Feb 26, 2019

WiSys reaches pact with Professor Turkiewicz to promote innovation at UW-Green Bay

UW-Green Bay’s Katie L. Turkiewicz is joining the WiSys Campus Champion program in 2019 and 2020. 

Feb 20, 2019

UW-Green Bay students to pitch their innovative ideas to help the aging

Student teams are set to compete in the third annual WiSys Innovation in Aging student idea competition.

Dec 20, 2018

Big Idea Tournament heads to downtown Milwaukee in April

The competition brings teams of students from across the state to pitch innovative business ideas.

Dec 7, 2018

Craig Sauer joins WiSys as new Marketing and Communications Associate

“We are excited to welcome Craig to the WiSys team. His background in journalism and experience with social media and podcasts will bring new energy to WiSys’ communications and outreach,” said WiSys President Arjun Sanga.

Aug 27, 2018

WSTS 2018 brings together more than 200 UW System innovators at UW-Parkside

Nearly 250 University of Wisconsin innovators came together at UW-Parkside for the 11th annual WSTS, a two-day symposium aimed at sparking collaboration between faculty, staff, students and industry partners across the state.

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.