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  • Statewide outreach projects eligible for grants Oct. 23, 2014 Grants up to $500 are available to faculty, staff and students who have ideas for creating awareness of the value the UW-Madison provides to the state of Wisconsin.
  • Internal communications improvements underway Sept. 30, 2014 Robust internal communications are essential to a well-functioning workplace. An Administrative Process Redesign project recently completed a study of the issue on campus and is suggesting a set of improvements on behalf of UW employees.
  • Animated spot looks forward, reflects on why UW-Madison matters Aug. 28, 2014 While there’s a break in action during the Wisconsin-LSU football game, UW-Madison will take 30 seconds to turn its eyes forward — emphasizing that the university serves not only to improve lives today, but also to move society toward a better future. The new institutional spot, titled “Reality Forward,” will premier nationally Saturday on ESPN and run during other UW sporting events throughout the academic year.
  • Chancellor Blank and Robert Pierce University-Community Partnership Awards celebrate successful collaboration June 10, 2014 The awards, revived last year after a break of several years, highlight exemplary partnerships that get to the heart of the Wisconsin Idea: community members and UW-Madison personnel working collaboratively to transform the campus and community for the public good.
  • Medical graphic Statewide sessions explore accelerated use of electronic medical records April 17, 2014 With more hospitals and health clinics adopting electronic medical records (EMRs) with the incentive of the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, there is a growing public interest in how to incorporate the technology in a way that enhances health and addresses concerns about privacy and information security.
  • Springtim in Madison Badger Family Spring Visit continues through April April 10, 2014 The Parent Program, an office of Campus and Visitor Relations, will host the sixth annual Badger Family Spring Visit again this month, with about 800 families expected to visit the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
  • Joel Christopher New program brings Gannett journalist Joel Christopher to campus March 30, 2014 Joel Christopher, the digital editor for Gannett Wisconsin Media, has been chosen as the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s first Wisconsin Journalist in Residence.
  • Students being sought as campus tour and information guides Jan. 28, 2014 Campus and Visitor Relations is now hiring campus tour guides and information guides for summer and fall 2014.
  • Susan Yackee La Follette School, state Assembly partner on professional development class Jan. 14, 2014 A bipartisan professional development class designed for staff of the Wisconsin Assembly is being offered this month by the UW-Madison La Follette School of Public Affairs.
  • Graphic: Wisconsin Idea light bulb New grant program to encourage statewide outreach Oct. 10, 2013 A new grant program designed to advance the Wisconsin Idea by fostering public engagement by university faculty, staff and students, is accepting applications.
  • Photo: Epic UW brings outreach to Epic's 'Deep Space' Sept. 19, 2013 Hosting a series of exhibits on Epic Systems campus in Verona for the health care software company’s massive annual users’ group meeting, UW-Madison researchers and outreach experts focused on “Deep Space,” the name of Epic’s new underground auditorium, as a common theme to demonstrate how campus research is making an impact in and out of this world.
  • Photo: Keep On New institutional spot to make its halftime debut Aug. 27, 2013 Competition for airtime and brand recognition can be just as intense for institutions of higher education as it is for major national and international brands. The advertising space provided to each Big Ten school provides the kind of media placement that most universities could never afford on their own.
  • Photo: Tom Gentile Open House showcases university-business collaboration Aug. 23, 2013 UW-Madison schools and colleges showcased their relationships with corporate partners at the university’s second annual Corporate Open House Thursday at the Discovery Building.
  • UW Day at the Capitol showcases research, innovation April 5, 2013 Thursday, April 4 was the annual UW-Madison, UW-Extension and UW Colleges Day at the Capitol. The event presented to legislators and the public the many ways that the innovation and research at the UW makes an impact all across Wisconsin.
  • UW–Madison, UW–Extension and UW Colleges Day comes to the Capitol April 3, 2013 Engaging exhibits and special demonstrations will bring opportunities for learning and collaboration as part of UW-Madison, UW-Extension and UW Colleges Day at the State Capitol on Thursday, April 4.
  • UW–Madison, UW–Extension and UW Colleges Day comes to the Capitol Feb. 25, 2013 Engaging exhibits and special demonstrations will bring opportunities for learning and collaboration as part of UW-Madison, UW-Extension and UW Colleges Day at the State Capitol on Tuesday, March 5.
  • Sales of UW merchandise smash record, help financial aid Dec. 28, 2012 As you pull on your jersey or take a sip from your favorite UW mug in preparation for the 2013 Rose Bowl, remember every Bucky Badger and Motion W has a grand purpose: real need-based financial aid for UW-Madison students.
  • Madison named 'America's Best College Football Town' Sept. 25, 2012 What's not to love? That was the general reaction from Badger fans upon hearing that USA Today recently named Madison, Wis., "America's Best College Football Town."
  • “Share the Wonderful” aims to generate broad-based support Sept. 19, 2012 It's about to get wonderful. A concentrated new multimedia annual giving campaign, called "Share the Wonderful," has begun and runs through October.
  • UW-Madison once again among top 10 public universities in 2013 U.S. News rankings Sept. 12, 2012 The University of Wisconsin-Madison tied for 10th among public institutions in rankings released today (Sept. 12) in U.S. News & World Report's 2013 edition of "Best Colleges."