COVID-19 Weekly Update #16

As we head into the final weeks of the semester, we thank you for everything you have done to support the health and safety of our community by following our COVID-19 protocols. It’s critical we …

COVID-19 Weekly Update #15

Campus and the broader community continue to make great progress on vaccination to protect against COVID-19 – now more than 19,000 employees and students have had at least one dose of vaccine. The faster we’re …

A Message of Support to the BIPOC Community

Dear students and colleagues, Today I’m reaching out to the entire university, and especially members of the campus community who identify as Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) to acknowledge the heaviness of the …

COVID-19 Weekly Update #14

We are beginning to see a rise in COVID-19 cases on campus and in the greater Madison area as highly contagious variants of the virus spread widely in the community. We need to act now to control the …

2021 UW–Madison Distinguished Teaching Awards

Thirteen faculty members have been chosen to receive this year’s Distinguished Teaching Awards, an honor given out since 1953 to recognize the university’s finest educators. A virtual recognition event will take place at 5 p.m. …

April 6th, 2021: Day of the Badger!

Do You Want 1848 Minutes of Fun in Your Life?   Join us for #DayoftheBadger! Looking for ways to participate? Put on your favorite UW –Madison red attire and head over to  dayofthebadger.org , where you …

COVID-19 Weekly Update #13

Travel health warning Travel increases your chances of getting and spreading COVID-19. More contagious variants of COVID-19 are being found around the country and within Wisconsin. This threatens to produce another surge in illnesses, hospitalizations and …

Commencement Update: March 22nd

Speaker Announcement UW–Madison graduates will hear from two outstanding keynote speakers. Headlining our bachelor’s degree ceremony will be Tony-, Grammy-, Obie-, and Emmy-award winning UW–Madison alum, André De Shields. John Gottman, a UW–Madison alum known as …