Student launches site to chronicle ‘Black Voice’ at UW-Madison

More than 40 years after African-Americans at UW-Madison started printing their own campus newspaper to cover politics and activism on campus, a current student has started a blog she hopes will be a place where …

First Wave scholar Jamie Dawson urges graduates to ‘recognize our limitless possibilities’

When the UW–Madison graduating senior class selected Jamie Dawson to deliver the student address at the 2018 Winter Commencement Ceremony, she promised to be very intentional with her platform. “This will not be a squandered …

2018 Annual Line Breaks Festival: Three Days of Performances

The annual Line Breaks Festival showcases the creative work of students in UW-Madison’s First Wave program, a multidisciplinary program that has hip-hop at its core and embraces elements of music, dance, theater, literature, and spoken-word performance.