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  • Photo: Lynn Haynes in the School of Medicine and Public Health 2013 research expenditure data show UW-Madison ranks 4th Feb. 5, 2015 According to figures released today by the National Science Foundation (NSF), research expenditures at the University of Wisconsin-Madison took a slight dip in 2013, landing Wisconsin’s flagship university in the number four spot among universities nationwide.
  • Madison ranked top metropolitan area in U.S. for STEM graduates Feb. 4, 2015 The Brookings Institution on Tuesday recognized Madison, Wisconsin, as the number one metropolitan area in the U.S. for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) college graduates - the workers most likely to support the advanced industries that are driving the U.S. economy.
  • UW-Madison ranked 13th best public college by U.S. News & World Report Sept. 9, 2014 The University of Wisconsin-Madison is 13th among public institutions in U.S. News & World Report's latest rankings.
  • Photo: Hoofer Mountaineering Club member climbing rock wall at Union South UW-Madison places high in numerous recent rankings Sept. 3, 2014 Once again, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been recognized in a number of recent college rankings, with honors for both campus life and academics.
  • UW Hospital and Clinics named state's top hospital by U.S. News & World Report July 15, 2014 For the third year in a row, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics has been named the best hospital in Wisconsin.
  • Photo: Susan Yacke UW-Madison ranks 4th for public administration research July 14, 2014 The University of Wisconsin-Madison is ranked fourth worldwide for public administration research in a new study published by the Journal of Public Affairs Education.
  • UW-Madison ranks 28th in worldwide reputation March 13, 2014 UW-Madison is again being recognized as one of the world's top learning institutions this year, placing 28th in the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings, up from 30th the previous year.
  • Paul M. DeLuca Jr. Graduate programs ranked highly by U.S. News and World Report March 11, 2014 Numerous UW-Madison graduate programs are ranked among the nation’s best in the 2015 edition of U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools.”
  • Carrie Hessler-Radelet UW-Madison regains top ranking in recruiting Peace Corps volunteers Feb. 11, 2014 The University of Wisconsin-Madison has regained the distinction as the nation's top producer of current Peace Corps volunteers, with 90 alumni serving overseas.
  • UW-Madison again cited as a 'best value' university Feb. 1, 2014 UW-Madison was named one of the nation's best values in higher education by the Princeton Review, placing in the top 75 of Best Value Public Schools.
  • Photo: Martin Cadwallader Cadwallader to step down from top UW-Madison research post Jan. 24, 2014 After an almost 13-year stint leading the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s vast research and graduate education enterprise, Vice Chancellor for Research and Dean of the Graduate School Martin Cadwallader announced today he is stepping down from the post to return to the faculty.
  • Online engineering graduate programs third in latest U.S. News rankings Jan. 8, 2014 The University of Wisconsin-Madison is ranked third by U.S. News & World Report among schools offering high-quality online graduate engineering programs. This is the third year in a row UW-Madison has ranked in the top ten.
  • UW-Madison rises in best values rankings Dec. 12, 2013 The University of Wisconsin-Madison ranks eighth in the nation among best values in public universities, according to a new national survey.
  • Photo: Martin Cadwallader Despite flat spending, UW-Madison inches up in research rankings Nov. 27, 2013 Despite flat research expenditures nationwide, the University of Wisconsin-Madison research enterprise grew by a tad more than 5 percent in 2012 and inched up to number three in the rankings among all U.S. universities, according to statistics released by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
  • Photo: Rebecca Blank Blank speaks to Faculty Senate about challenges and opportunities Oct. 8, 2013 Chancellor Rebecca Blank on Monday spoke to the Faculty Senate about critical issues facing UW–Madison including the need to ensure financial stability at an institutional level, improve relations with legislators, and shrink the pay gap with our peers.
  • UW–Madison remains strong in 2014 U.S. News rankings Sept. 10, 2013 The University of Wisconsin-Madison held steady in U.S. News & World Report's latest ranking of 270 national doctoral universities, again tying for 41st overall. The university tied for 11th among public institutions in rankings released today (Sept. 10) in the 2014 edition of "Best Colleges."
  • Photo: Movie night at Camp Randall Campus was hopping, at a summertime pace, while you were gone Sept. 5, 2013 Rebecca Blank arriving, Kevin Reilly leaving. Budget cuts and tuition freezes. Even if you were vacationing and unplugged over the summer, it was hard to miss these headlines. But you can be excused for not being on top of everything that happened on campus while you were away.
  • UW-Madison ranked among top 20 in world universities Aug. 20, 2013 For the third year in a row, the University of Wisconsin-Madison was ranked 19th among world universities in the annual Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by Shanghai’s Jiao Tong University.
  • Photo: State Capitol as seen from Bascom Hill UW-Madison makes top universities lists Aug. 6, 2013 The University of Wisconsin-Madison shows up prominently in a number of recent college rankings, including the Center for World University Rankings survey, “Fiske Guide to Colleges,” and Livability.com’s top college towns. Other rankings put Madison among the “Smartest Cities in America” and the UW among the best universities in the country.
  • UW Hospital and Clinics repeats as state's top hospital July 17, 2013 U.S. News & World Report magazine has named University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics the top hospital in Wisconsin for the second year in a row - and among the nation's top 50 hospitals in nine medical specialties, an increase of two over last year.