Category: book recommendations

  • Go Big Read Selected for 2019-2020

    Posted on May 1st

    Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Deborah Blum’s The Poison Squad as the 2019-2020 shared book selection […]

  • Recreational Reading (2018 edition)

    Posted on Dec 17th

    What’s on your reading list for the winter break? If you are looking for some ideas, browse this list of fiction and nonfiction books […]

  • Go Big Read asks…What should we read next?

    Posted on Nov 15th

    Read any good books lately?! Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff, students (and public librarians) are asking […]

  • Celebrate Wisconsin Farms and Rural Life (Aug 3-5)

    Posted on Aug 1st

    Hit the road this weekend with the Soil Sisters!  During the course of an August weekend (August 3-5), the Soil Sisters–women committed to […]

  • UW Family Gardening Day, May 5

    Posted on May 1st

    Put some “spring” in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 5! From 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. […]

  • Go Big Read Selected for 2018-2019!

    Posted on Apr 19th

    Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Dan Egan’s The Death and Life of the Great Lakes as […]

  • Book Madness, 2018

    Posted on Mar 14th

    The 2018 tournament bracket features a battle of familiars and favorites! Book titles that made it to the “Sweet Sixteen” during the […]

  • Take a break for reading (2017 edition)

    Posted on Dec 18th

    What’s on your reading list for the winter break?  If you are looking for some ideas, browse the list generated by campus librarians […]

  • What should we read next?!

    Posted on Nov 17th

    As Go Big Read approaches its tenth consecutive year, what should we read next? Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of […]

  • Data Management for Researchers

    Posted on Aug 17th

    How do you plan to manage and to share your research data? How well does your data management process satisfy requirements of […]

  • Summer on the Farm with Soil Sisters (Aug 4-6)

    Posted on Jul 24th

    Mark your calendar for an “immersive farming and culinary experience” with the Soil Sisters!  During the course of an August weekend (August 4-6 […]

  • Hillbilly Elegy, Go Big Read for 2017-2018

    Posted on May 2nd

    Read, reflect and discuss issues of poverty, educational and vocational opportunity, and the sociopolitical reality of life in the Rust Belt with […]