The Impact of Gifts
Congrats to CALS undergrad Mirelle Goetz, recipient of the Irving W. Gerhardt Scholarship!
Congrats to CALS undergrad Sarah Cook, recipient of the William F. Renk Endowment for Undergraduate Excellence Scholarship!
Congrats to CALS graduate student Sarah Turner, recipient of the Eunice & Howard Ream Memorial Foundation Scholarship!
Congrats to CALS undergraduate Micheala Slind, recipient of the William & Janice Ward Family Agricultural Enrichment Scholarship!
A $10 million commercial biotech plant laboratory in Middleton, Wisconsin, first opened in 1982 with the help of University of Wisconsin–Madison scientists, will soon become part of UW–Madison following a donation from Monsanto Co.
The Department of Horticulture has received a donation from UW alumni Steve and Christa Slinger to establish an endowed graduate fellowship in vegetable crops in the department.
Wisconsin’s potato industry has had a strong, decades-long partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s potato researchers, one that has helped place Wisconsin among the top three potato-producing states in the nation.
The biological systems engineering department recently announced the establishment of its first endowed professorship.