Transgender Youth Health

Transgender Youth Health

More and more children are openly identifying as a gender that’s different or more complex than the sex they were born into. About 9,000 Wisconsin middle school- to high school-aged kids self-identify as transgender, nonbinary and gender expansive/nonconforming, or...
Campus Sexual Assault

Campus Sexual Assault

This article is a 2018 Milwaukee Press Club Excellence in Journalism award winner for Best Public Service Story or Series, Silver One in four women and one in 18 men say they were sexually assaulted during their time as undergraduate students at the University of...
Nursing Behind Bars

Nursing Behind Bars

Nursing Behind Bars: Putting the Patient Before the Prisoner Nursing Behind Bars Putting the Patient Before the Prisoner UW-Madison School of Nursing Forward Nursing cover story, Fall 2018 It was super interesting to be granted access inside Dodge Correctional...
Big Ideas at UW-Madison

Big Ideas at UW-Madison

University of Wisconsin-Madison is a big-idea powerhouse. Throughout its 169-year history, and particularly from 1972-2016, it has ranked in the top five research universities in the country—not by accident, but by a meticulously cultivated ecosystem fueled by some of...
Madison Police Department and Mental Health

Madison Police Department and Mental Health

Response to Crisis It’s been 14 months since five Madison police officers were assigned to work exclusively on cases involving people with mental illness, which affects one in five U.S. adults each year. While the majority of those with mental illness are...