Allied for good: UniverCity Alliance connects faculty research and student work with projects in Wisconsin’s communities.

Before last year, Stephanie Baerwolf, an integrative biology major, had never designed a website. Now, the Friends of Koshkonong Creek has a functional and appealing webpage that she created. Through the UniverCity Alliance, an organization that allows UW students, including many in the College of Letters & Science, to use their classroom experiences to help local governments in Wisconsin cities address issues such as economic development, youth justice, and sustainability, Baerwolf was able to not only learn new skills, but use them to benefit real communities. Read the full article online.