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Making Connections: The Importance of Relationships at an R1 University 

UW professors, students share how summer research led to interpersonal, intellectual growth

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UW’s student activism: Past, present and future

With 2020 election looming, history of activism behind them, students fight to make their voices heard

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The year in review: Chancellor Blank on UW’s biggest stories

As school year wraps up, Blank discusses mental health services, sexual assault reporting, campus climate initiatives

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Super seniors: Auditors at UW explore new academic paths, supplementing life experience with continued classroom engagement

With an unparalleled class audit program, Wisconsin senior citizens are allowed to further their education for free, feeding their life-long passion of learning

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Science politicization, funding fights leave researchers in limbo

Experts point to need for strengthened communication between scientists, public

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Wage wars: In search of the ‘American dream,’ students are often pushed to accept unpaid internships as necessary evil

Seen to stifle diversity and benefit the wealthy, unpaid internships leave students caught between the prospect of invaluable work experience and the threatening lack of a paycheck

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A Different Dynasty: After struggling to find footing in 2018-19 season, a young Badger basketball team now leaves fans wondering about program’s reputation

Inconsistent shooting, abnormally high turnover rate plagued team as the regular season drew to a close, persisting through their tough tournament loss to Oregon

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Crumbling foundations: Declining enrollment numbers loom over under-funded humanities departments

Facing steep decline in enrollment, humanities departments nationwide look for innovative measures to retain funding and encourage students to pursue humanities degrees

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Campaigning for change: Rhodes-Conway names affordable housing, public transportation as two key platform points approaching April’s election

As the April 2 mayoral election approaches, Rhodes-Conway reiterates the importance of community and political collaboration to enact change within Madison

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A major problem: Students of color feel unwelcome on campus and in the classroom

Lack of access to academic support, inhospitable campus climate hinder academic success of students of color