Wisconsin Experience Stories
First-generation student Alexandra Pleasant has as much courage, grace and gumption as any literary protagonist.
As an undergraduate, Abagail didn't see many students of color in her agricultural classes. So she set out to change that.
Leah seeks to infuse sustainability into the everyday fabric of campus, making green living an easy choice.
Milwaukee native Deshawn McKinney talks about opportunity, hardship, and winning the esteemed Marshall Scholarship.
It took an undergraduate to look at things differently and inspire change.
Luke has forged a rigorous path pursuing a triple major — and the dedicated senior wouldn’t have it any other way.
This computer sciences and Spanish double-major is working to make the tech industry more inclusive.
A background in spoken word and music has served as a powerful launchpad for Jamie.
With a message of determination, Jada honors the past and embraces the future.