Catch up on what you missed at the Discovery Building
Nov 18, 2020
Crossroads of ideas: Antiracism, education and action
Leaders on the ground and on campus share research-based ways to effect change in your community. Featuring Gloria Ladson-Billings, Ruben Anthony, Linda Greene, Gabrielle Tielman-Fenelus, Amber Smart and Vanessa McDowell.
Oct 28, 2020
Crossroads of ideas: From climate change to the coronavirus
Kendra Pierre-Louis and Dietram Scheufele discuss what previous controversies around science in the U.S. can teach us about the ongoing fight over how to address the pandemic.
Oct 21, 2020
Essential topics: Moving COVID-19 inventions to market
Researchers from a vast array of disciplines have turned their creative and inventive energy to addressing the COVID-19 crisis in ways unparalleled in human history. How do we ensure that these discoveries are developed into products for those who need them?
Oct 16, 2020
Essential topics: NSF broader impacts
Fleming Crim, NSF’s chief operating officer, addresses the evolving culture at the National Science Foundation to better and more broadly impact society and address creative solutions to underlying problems, and what that can mean for the greater scientific community.
Oct 6, 2020
Essential topics: Rising to meet the moment
Transforming UW-Madison's innovation ecosystem through inclusion, research and creativity featured leaders from UW-Madison and WARF.