• Posted on December 4, 2018
    New summer program helped Finucane get ‘QuickStart’ at UW–Madison

    Skyler Finucane of Algonquin, Illinois, plans to study entomology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. It’s a topic near and dear to her heart: back at […]

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    New summer program helped Akakpo get ‘QuickStart’ at UW–Madison

    Sarah Akakpo of Racine, Wisconsin, has big plans. She wants to earn a biology degree, go to medical school, and become a dermatologist or public […]

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    New summer program helped Lindner get ‘QuickStart’ at UW–Madison

    Being a Badger has always been a dream for Bailey Lindner. Hailing from Linden, Wisconsin – population 549 – she is quick to point out […]

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    New summer program helped Vandertie get ‘QuickStart’ at UW–Madison

    On a typical morning at Doorco Holsteins in Brussels, Austin Vandertie would be helping his parents – Dan and Julie – milk the 40-cow herd, feed […]

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    New summer program helped Esker get ‘QuickStart’ at UW–Madison

    Whether he’s hiking a trail or fragmenting DNA in a laboratory, Aaron Esker of Appleton, Wisconsin, knows how to find excitement. The Appleton East High […]

  • Posted on May 2, 2017
    Timothy Guthrie

    Biochemistry senior Timothy Guthrie knows that science and success are about small steps. It’s those tiny strides that drive him to excel both in the […]

  • Posted on February 21, 2017
    Micheala Slind

    Micheala Slind is a junior majoring in dairy science who recently received the William & Janice Ward Family Agricultural Enrichment Scholarship. She chose to attend UW-Madison because […]

  • Posted on November 29, 2016
    Natalie Hogan

    Natalie Hogan, a sophomore majoring in dietetics and Spanish, hopes to practice nutrition education in schools, teaching kids about healthy foods. This past summer she […]

  • Posted on June 16, 2016
    Becky Phillips

    Becky Phillips is a sixth-year graduate student in the Integrated Program in Biochemistry (IPiB). She works in the lab of biochemistry professor Ivan Rayment where […]

  • Posted on March 21, 2016
    Erik Sanson

    Entomology might seem like an unlikely research area for an undergrad whose goal is medical school. But biology major Erik Sanson has clocked in many […]