Internal Competition – DOE Frontier Research Center

The Office of Basic Energy Sciences in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science established the Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC) program, to accelerate such transformative discovery, combining the talents and creativity of our national scientific workforce with a …

Seeking nominations for Teaching Academy Award

Nominations are now being sought for the annual Teaching Academy Award. Nominees should be distinguished Fellows who have demonstrated sustained excellence in Teaching and Learning on the UW–Madison campus and shown dedicated service to the Teaching Academy. Award nominees cannot be …

Next Equity & Diversity Committee Lunch and Learn discusses echo chambers – Feb. 24

The second talk of the CALS Equity and Diversity Committee’s Spring 2017 Lunch and Learn Series will take place on Friday, February 24: “Echo Chambers and Filter Bubbles: How Does Social Media Shape our Conversational World?” Don Stanley, Life Sciences …

Safety is job #1

You name it, CALS employees face it: animals large and small; electrical equipment of every size and age; steam and water pressure machines; indoors and outdoors; weather good and bad; heavy machinery; a menagerie of power equipment; plug ins; breakers; …

Forward in Energy Forum – Feb. 24

The upcoming Forward in Energy Forum poses the question “How much can we reduce greenhouse emissions without a federal mandate?” and will examine the role of federal, state, and local governments in regulating greenhouse gas emissions as well as the …

CALS hosts Meat Animal Evaluation Triathlon

UW-Madison CALS hosted the Annual Meat Animal Evaluation Triathlon  at the Stock Pavilion Feb. 17-18, 2017. The event brings undergraduate students together from as far away as Florida and Kansas with teams from 14 universities including UW-Madison and UW-River Falls …