University of Wisconsin–Madison

Lake Mendota, favorite site for UW-Madison water scholars since the late 1800s. Today, the scope and diversity of research extend far beyond this shore!

6 Ways to Get Involved with Water@UW-Madison

1. Join us at our events

Present at the fall poster session, connect at the spring symposium, or join us at a happy hour.

2. Follow us on Twitter

Follow @WaterUWMadison for water-related news, events, and community.

3. Join the water listserv

For weekly newsletters and other announcements about water news and events on campus, join the water listserv by emailing join-water@lists.wisc.edu. To share a water event or announcement, email water@mailplus.wisc.edu.

4. Share your research and explore others'

Explore the who, what, and where of UW-Madison water research via the interactive Water@UW-Madison Story Map. Add your own projects so that you too are included in this showcase of water research led by UW-Madison around the state of Wisconsin and the world.

5. Become an affiliate

Faculty or staff with water-related work? Let us know you’d like to affiliate by sending a short list of your water-related research, teaching, or outreach interests to water@mailplus.wisc.edu.

6. Read a water book

After reading the 2018-2019 Go Big Read pick, “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes” by Dan Egan, check out another book on our water reading list.