Partnership Impact on Campus

American Family makes 10-year pledge to support UW partnerships

The University of Wisconsin–Madison and American Family Insurance will expand their longtime partnership in support of academic programs, research, athletics and charitable activities, with the insurer pledging $40 million to the UW over the next 10 years.

Riding High: Course Makes Biking Accessible to Children with Disabilities

Biking for Everyone

This summer's Biking for Everyone course is a unique eight-week class that's designed to help kids with disabilities learn how to ride. The program is run through the department's adaptive physical fitness program, and is made possible by support from Pacific Cycle, which is headquartered in Madison and sells more bicycles than any other company in North America.

Center for Healthy Minds Receives Grant from Mental Insight Foundation

Through the grant, CHM will actively pursue “Evaluating Integrative Treatments for Veterans with PTSD Using State-of-the-Art Brain Imaging.”

Million-dollar Keck Foundation Grant Funds UW-Madison Genome Research

An interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has received a $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation to fund research into creating synthetic genome "foundries."

Lending a Hand to Low-Income Workers

Wisconsin Business Development has funded initiatives in the Center on Business and Poverty to help low-income employees.


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