Madison Made

Madison Made

There are more products designed, developed, manufactured or assembled in Dane County than many people realize—here are just a few of the fun ones. By Maggie Ginsberg Just a few of the amazing products Madison makes happen Made in Madison Madison Magazine cover...
36 Hours in Madison, Wisconsin

36 Hours in Madison, Wisconsin

Landing in Madison, Wisconsin for just one weekend? 36 Hours in Madison, Wisconsin Midwest Living, April 2018 The good folks at Midwest Living magazine asked me to provide a 36 hour timeline of fun things to do in Madison, Wisconsin. Of course, this barely scratches...
Soldiering On

Soldiering On

When Bob Curry came home from Vietnam, he stepped off the bus into a crowd of Americans shouting “baby killer” and throwing chicken guts. When Joe Naylor came home from Iraq in the dark hours before dawn, strangers from the local American Legion waited in...
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...