Graduates take part in the singing of Varsity during the winter commencement ceremony held in the Kohl Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Dec. 16, 2018. (Photo by Bryce Richter /UW-Madison)

March is Middle Eastern North African Heritage Month

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Community Spotlights

  • Edward Alexander Bouchet

    UW-Madison 2019 Bouchet Society Induction Ceremony is April 2

    The Graduate School has selected five scholars for the 2019 cohort of the UW-Madison Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society.  The Edward Alexander Bouchet Graduate Honor Society commemorates the first African American to earn a doctorate …