2012 Gift Report

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Just one simple word: Thanks!
The generosity of our alumni and friends has a transformational impact on the College of Engineering. Read this.
By the UW Foundation engineering directors of development

In Depth
Wisconsin engineering: Support, retain and grow. Read this.
By Dean Paul Peercy

—Snapshots from Paul Peercy’s tenure as dean. View this.
—Reflections on Paul Peercy’s tenure as dean. Read this.

Dream it, design it, build it
A $1.5 million alumni gift helps the ME department better prepare students for a dynamic industry. Read this.
By Christie Taylor

Alumnus gives back by advancing Wisconsin innovation
Entrepreneur Fred Mancheski credits his success to partnerships with UW-Madison faculty. Read this.
By Brian Mattmiller

Looking up
Prestigious professorship is the impetus for a structural engineering renaissance at UW-Madison. Read this.
By Renee Meiller

The Engineering Summer Program
Building support that lasts a lifetime. Read this.
By Mark Riechers

From canvas to CAD
Memorial gift encourages students to solve problems creatively across disciplines. Read this.
By Mark Riechers

Love of big ideas led inventor to Wisconsin project
Wilson Greatbatch’s investments in fusion research included a $750,000 estate gift. Read this.
By Brian Mattmiller

Sharing the Badger pride
Reflections on Connect for Life. Read this.
By Ryan Heintz