Category Archives: hunger

September 26th, 2017

Plan to attend the Go Big Read signature event! A panel of UW-Madison experts will examine issues of addiction, education, health, politics and poverty, Monday, October 9, 2017 beginning at 7:00 PM […]

November 7th, 2016

During November, CALS Academic Affairs invites donations to benefit the Open Seat campus pantry. Look for the labeled bins in Ag Hall, Room 116.  Contributions of non-perishable food items and […]

September 16th, 2016

Save the date to attend the Go Big Read signature event! Author, sociologist (and alumnus), Matthew Desmond, will deliver his public presentation on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, beginning at 7:00 PM in […]

August 10th, 2016

Will you be moving soon? The Office of Sustainability, We Conserve, and city partners remind our campus area renters to appropriately dispose of e-waste and to donate unwanted items (clothing, […]

May 2nd, 2016

Read, reflect and discuss issues of inequality, poverty and social justice with the next Go Big Read. Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Evicted: […]

October 23rd, 2012

Celebrate Food Day 2012 with Slow Food UW!  National Food Day (October 24), as conceived by CSPI and a coalition of leaders in the movement toward just and sustainable food-ways, […]

November 16th, 2011

Now, through December 1, students and staff are invited to donate non-perishable food items on behalf of the “Share Your Holidays” end-hunger campaign. This effort, as coordinated by NBC 15, […]

November 8th, 2010

Beginning Monday, November 8 and running through Friday, December 3, students and staff are invited to donate non-perishable food items on behalf of the “Share Your Holidays” end-hunger campaign. This […]

January 22nd, 2010

In response to the disastrous earthquake in Haiti, Chancellor Martin encourages the UW-Madison community to support relief efforts. Many resources are available online, and from campus libraries, to help you […]

August 27th, 2009

The US Department of Agriculture has declared August 23-29 to be “National Community Gardening Week“! According to Agriculture Secretary, Tom Vilsack, “Community gardens provide numerous benefits including opportunities for local […]