Category Archives: art

October 18th, 2017

Tales from Planet Earth is a film festival featuring films from around the world that have been curated to engage audiences in thoughtful discussion about global, environmental and societal issues. The films selected […]

February 10th, 2017

Patrons of Steenbock is inspired by Brandon Stanton’s Humans of New York. Our goal is to highlight the ways in which various patrons use our library and our services. If […]

August 4th, 2016

While ordinarily we might say that books and water do not mix, water, as theme, does lend itself to artistic expression.  With that in mind, the Kohler Art and Wisconsin […]

July 28th, 2016

Steenbock staff has long been pleased to spread the word about the Cool Science Images contest and its online gallery of past and present submissions. Much to our delight and […]

December 4th, 2015

Calling all Wisconsin writers (18 years and older)!  The “Our Water, Our Future” writing contest seeks short stories that speak to a “resilient and desirable future” for the water and […]

October 27th, 2015

Tales from Planet Earth is a film festival featuring environmental films from around the world. From the fanciful to the profound, the films selected for 2015 will engage audiences in thoughtful […]

October 21st, 2015

“Unleash your curiosity” with the Wisconsin Science Festival, October 22-25, 2015! Visit the festival program guide to plan your day (and month).  While many events and programs will take place at the Wisconsin Institutes for […]

September 8th, 2015

A favorite destination in our Steenbock Library neighborhood is the Allen Centennial Garden. On Sunday, September 13 (2:00-4:00 PM), the Allen Garden will be hosting an afternoon of free, fun […]

February 20th, 2015

Podcasts and Websites and Games, oh my! UW Libraries and the DesignLab invite students (undergraduate and graduate) to submit their new media projects for exhibition during the 6th annual Digital Salon, […]

February 6th, 2015

Share your work or share your passionate interest in science by contributing an entry to the Why Files’ Cool Science Images contest. The contest is open to currently-enrolled UW-Madison students, […]