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The Weekly

Official news and info for your week at UW-Madison November 4, 2015

Be in the Know

Commencement gets closer: Meet the student speaker

The Winter 2015 commencement ceremony introduces a new tradition: the student keynote speaker has been chosen by the senior class officers. Learn who it is -- and catch a few extra reminders to help make graduation day great.

UHS psychologist hopes to help international students succeed

Students seek counseling at University Health Services for a variety of reasons. Now speakers of Mandarin have another option -- and advocate -- in Canzi Wang.

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DoIT Apple Customer Appreciation Event November 11

Purchase select Mac or iPad models and get $100 or $50 off. One day only, discount applied day of event. While supplies last.

Campus Life

Undefeated women’s hockey team is a perfect 10 (that’s 10-0-0)

The Badger women's hockey team is off to the best start in program history -- not bad for a team that's won four NCAA championships and made it to four more Frozen Fours in 16 seasons! Have you been down to the LaBahn Arena lately? Related: We also have a men's basketball team

‘Tales from Planet Earth’ film fest spans globe to show diversity of natural life

Tales From Planet Earth showcases environmental films with the idea that issues don't move people; stories do. 2015's festival highlights the theme of belief, with films set on six continents and genres from documentary to drama — even an opera and a rap film.

Off Campus

New UW-Madison collaboration in Green Bay inspires young writers

For authors of any age, getting published is powerful. A Wisconsin Open Education Community Fellowship helped sophomore Laura Schmitt bring that excitement to middle and high school students in her hometown of Green Bay.

Pro Tips

Get your job hunt in gear with advice from campus experts

If you're nearing graduation, chances are your job hunt will be a hot topic over this year's Thanksgiving turkey. While a job search can seem daunting, it shouldn’t be. Three UW-Madison career specialists share advice on how to navigate the process.

Your Health

Got zits? Zap them the right way with these top tips

If your skin is stubborn, stressed out or just overly oily, you've probably considered everything the drugstore has to offer. How do you know what works? UW Health breaks down a breakout to find an OTC cure.


Quiz corner has a toothache from all that sugar

No matter what you picked up last Saturday, this week's quiz question is a real treat. Try your luck and see if you can win free stuff!