Bob Mathieu Announced as Wisconsin Academy Fellow

The Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters elects Fellows once every two years based on extraordinary accomplishments in their fields and a lifelong commitment to advancing intellectual discourse and public service.

Feb.12.2016 | Continue Reading »

Professor Tremonti wins prestiguous NSF CAREER grant

The award aims to support junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research. Tremonti will use the award to advance our understanding of the chemical evolution of galaxies.

Jan.21.2016 | Continue Reading »

Congratulations Sebastian Heinz, Winner of the 2016 HEAD Mid-Career Prize

The Mid-Career Prize is awarded by the High Energy Astrophysics Divison of the American Astronomical Society for a significant advance or accomplishment in high-energy astrophysics by an astronomer within 15 years of receiving his or her doctorate.

Jan.15.2016 | Continue Reading »

The Fall 2015 Washburn Observer

Read our latest newsletter, with exciting science, updates on department news, stories about the impact your gift makes, and much more.

Dec.21.2015 | Continue Reading »

Blakesley Burkart Finalist for 2016 APS Outstanding Thesis Award

UW alumna Blakesey Burkhart is one of three finalists for the 2016 APS Thesis Awart, which recognizes doctoral thesis in research in Astrophysics by the American Physical Society.

Dec.17.2015 | Continue Reading »

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