Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Red Cross Blood Drive

WARF Building 614 Walnut St., Madison

Every day, blood donors help patients of all ages: accident and burn victims, heart surgery and organ transplant patients, and those battling cancer. In fact, every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. Sign up now to join us for our annual fall blood drive!…

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Innovation and Entrepreneurship on Campus: From STEM to STEAM and Beyond

H. F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St., Madison

Does “entrepreneur” refer only to someone who starts a business? Or could entrepreneurship be much more – and more accessible – than you think? UW-Madison has a rich history of innovation and entrepreneurial efforts in policy-making, the arts, education and more. Join university leaders who will highlight initiatives and activities engaging students from every corner…

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Resource Fair: Learn, Connect, Innovate!

Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St., Madison

Calling all UW-Madison innovators—faculty, students and staff! Stop by this resource fair to meet the experts and discover the organizations that can help you advance your idea. Whether you are looking to maximize impact for your research, turn your idea into a product or service, start a company or organization, or just learn about entrepreneurship…

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Crossroads of Ideas: What is life?

H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St., Madison

Crossroads of Ideas is free and open to the public. This first installment of the Big Questions series tackles the biggest of them all from the perspectives of a philosopher and a virologist who share an interest in understanding the origins of life. Carol Cleland is a philosopher and the director of the Center for…

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Wisconsin Science Festival

Virtual

The four-day Wisconsin Science Festival is a statewide celebration with events (both in-person and virtual) for people of all ages. Events include hands-on science exhibitions, demonstrations, performances, tours, pub nights, workshops and more….

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Big Ideas for Busy People: How Do We Know What We Know?

H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St., Madison

This event is open to the public. Big Ideas for Busy People: How Do We Know What We Know—The Role of Evidence in Advancing Understanding is free and open to the public. This popular, fast-paced event featuring five-minute flash talks from some of UW-Madison’s biggest brains is back at the Wisconsin Science Festival! Join us…

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Wisconsin Science Festival

Virtual

The four-day Wisconsin Science Festival is a statewide celebration with events (both in-person and virtual) for people of all ages. Events include hands-on science exhibitions, demonstrations, performances, tours, pub nights, workshops and more….

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Wisconsin Science Festival

Virtual

The four-day Wisconsin Science Festival is a statewide celebration with events (both in-person and virtual) for people of all ages. Events include hands-on science exhibitions, demonstrations, performances, tours, pub nights, workshops and more….

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Magic Mushrooms? New Research on Fungus-Derived Hallucinogens at UW-Madison and Beyond

H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St., Madison

This Wisconsin Science Festival event is free and open to the public. Psychedelic compounds from fungi and other plant sources are being studied in combination with psychotherapy for the treatment of a number of mental health concerns such as anxiety, depression, PTSD and addiction. UW-Madison has launched a new transdisciplinary center and master’s degree program…

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Fungi in Wisconsin: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St., Madison

This Wisconsin Science Festival event is free and open to the public. Fungi in Wisconsin go well beyond button mushrooms and meaty portobellos. They are important to our state in numerous ways that range from posing serious threats to crops and ecosystems to being essential for numerous organisms and industries like brewing. Wisconsin Public Radio’s…

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Wisconsin Science Festival

Virtual

The four-day Wisconsin Science Festival is a statewide celebration with events (both in-person and virtual) for people of all ages. Events include hands-on science exhibitions, demonstrations, performances, tours, pub nights, workshops and more….

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