First Wave Scholar speaks to “Be the Change” theme at UW-Madison Chancellor’s Convocation

About 7,000 students were invited to the Sept. 1 Chancellor’s Convocation welcoming ceremony at the Kohl’s Center on the UW-Madison campus. The students got a lot of pitches along the way: shouts from sorority girls (“Interested …

Legendary Bassist Retires from UW, Continues the Diversity Work that is Music to His Soul

UW-Madison School of Music faculty member and legendary bassist Richard Davis retired from the university last spring after 39 years. His impact on many music students here was profound. But his quiet and steady impact on Madison’s racial …