State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Science Festival returns for its ninth year

This year, science extends into realm of arts

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Limnologist discusses UW’s role as first university limnology department

Several prominent researchers pioneered field

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Professor describes the science behind science communication

Knowing audience, appealing to values are the most important elements of science communication, professor says

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Undergraduate Research Symposium offers chance for student researchers to learn, share discoveries

Students offered unique opportunity to share research in collaborative, appreciative environment

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Twenty years of stem cell research at UW highlights new opportunities, challenges

Panel discusses hopes for new stem cell technologies

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National Science Foundation awards grant to Computer Science department at UW

Grant will be distributed among 17 institutions

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Foxconn invests $100 million in UW research, announces partnership

Included in the funding is the establishment of the Foxconn Institute for Research in Science and Technology, to be housed in UW College of Engineering.


Balance between scientific, entrepreneurial research central to survival of Wisconsin Idea

Although entrepreneurial reserach is economically beneficial, overtly focusing on it stifles scienctific progress

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The Lab Report: Benefiting humanity by enhancing plant, fungal relationships

UW sophomore hopes his research will lead to future pursuits supporting food security in developing nations

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Doctors highlight smoking, diet as factors in preventing dementia

5.3 million people currently suffer from Alzheimer’s in the U.S., rate could triple by 2050