Students gather at a table during a celebration.

UniverCity Alliance launches new Scholars Program

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UW–Madison students explore Polk County through UniverCity Year

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Water Resources Management student German Gonzalez, left, and Ed Boswell, a teaching faculty member in geographic information system (GIS) and geodesign, right, use the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receiver in Koshkonong Creek near Cottage Grove, Wisconsin to measure sediment depth and a tape measure to calculate the width of the creek on July 20, 2023. With the data collected, they can then determine the volume of sediment in the creek. (Photo by Bryce Richter / UW–Madison)

Students get their feet wet gathering watershed data

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A photo taken from Winnequah Park in Monona overlooking water and a streambank with tall green plants. A gazebo is in the distance.

UniverCity Year builds partnerships, ‘mutual trust’ across Wisconsin

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Welcome to UniverCity Alliance!

Through our hallmark program UniverCity Year, we connect local governments in Wisconsin to university resources to solve community-identified challenges. Students gain real world experiences, faculty support the Wisconsin Idea, and communities kickstart innovation.

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