Advancement News

2019 Distinguished Alumni Award Nominations

November 28th, 2018

WFAA is currently taking nominations for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards. This honor is part of a Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA) tradition dating back to 1936. The awards are given to outstanding alumni whose professional achievements, contributions to society, and support of the university exemplify the Wisconsin Idea. Campus partners are encouraged to submit nominations […]

More »

October 2018 Campaign Update

October 1st, 2018

As of October 1, 2018, more than 195,000 donors have contributed to the All Ways Forward campaign, collectively offering nearly $2.7 billion in support of UW–Madison.

More »

Annual Campaign 2018

October 1st, 2018

On October 19, the Annual Campaign’s biggest, pinkest effort will take place: Fill the Hill 2018. Learn more about this event — and the Annual Campaign in general.

More »

#GetTheScoop on Our Ice Cream Truck

October 1st, 2018

Did you #GetTheScoop this summer? Our ice-cream truck traveled all around the state serving free ice cream and debunking several myths about the UW.

More »

Homecoming 2018

October 1st, 2018

Homecoming is right around the corner! Here is where you can find resources and events pertaining to Homecoming.

More »

Little(ish) Free Library

September 25th, 2018

We love sharing our stories with you, and we encourage you to share them in your own alumni communications. Here is a comprehensive list of where to find our alumni- and campus-focused stories.

More »

2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards

July 1st, 2018

Read about this year’s Distinguished Alumni Award recipients: Carol Baumann ’54 (L&S); John Bollinger ’57, PhD’61 (COE); George Hamel Jr. ’80 (L&S); Ann McKee ’75 (L&S); and Chi-Yun “Allan” Wong MS’73 (COE).

More »