Discovery Outreach wants to demystify research for kids and adults

5.22.14 | Isthmus | Catherine Capellaro

Imagine posing a choice of activities to a class of seventh-graders as a reward for getting to class on time: Would you rather go bowling, watch a movie or do some science?

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UW's Thomas Mackie earns top prize for medical physics

5.12.14 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Mark Johnson

Thomas "Rock" Mackie, director of medical engineering at the Morgridge Institute for Research and an emeritus professor at UW, has been picked to receive the William D. Coolidge Award, the highest prize given out by the American Association of Physicists in Medicine.

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SHINE Medical has its first customer for a medical isotope it will manufacture

4.3.14 | Wisconsin State Journal | Judy Newman

GE Healthcare has signed on as the first customer of SHINE Medical Technologies, Monona.

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Reluctant star of stem cell research

2.28.14 | FT Magazine | Clive Cookson

James Thomson is seeking to solve one of life’s biggest mysteries, why time runs at different rates.

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Morgridge Institute's SWAMP project launches to root out software vulnerabilities

2.4.14 | Wisconsin State Journal | Judy Newman

A new project based in Madison aims to root out software vulnerabilities that can leave the door open for viruses, website hacking or other forms of cybercrime, estimated as a $100 billion industry.

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Tech and Biotech: Two teams from UW-Madison to compete for Hult Prize

1.31.14 | Wisconsin State Journal | Judy Newman

Eliza Swedenborg spent two years serving as a Peace Corps volunteer in Mali, in West Africa.

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UW-Madison students chosen to compete for Hult Prize

1.28.14 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Kathleen Gallagher

A team of four engineering students from the University of Wisconsin-Madison is among 300 teams chosen from a field of 10,000 applicants to compete for the $1 million, winner-take-all Hult Prize.

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In the News

Discovery Outreach wants to demystify research for kids and adults
5.22.14 | Isthmus | Catherine Capellaro

UW's Thomas Mackie earns top prize for medical physics
5.12.14 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Mark Johnson

SHINE Medical has its first customer for a medical isotope it will manufacture
4.3.14 | Wisconsin State Journal | Judy Newman

Reluctant star of stem cell research
2.28.14 | FT Magazine | Clive Cookson

Morgridge Institute's SWAMP project launches to root out software vulnerabilities
2.4.14 | Wisconsin State Journal | Judy Newman