Category Archives: Slideshows

Capital Brewery Alumni Reception

College of Engineering alumni, faculty and staff gathered at the Capital Brewery Beer Garden in Middleton, WI, on August 17, 2010 for one last hurrah before the upcoming semester.

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Angela Pakes Ahlman: Building a Sustainable UW

Angela Pakes Ahlman, overseeing the rapidly progressing Education Building.

Angela Pakes Ahlman has a scene from an old grade-school environmental education film seared into memory. It depicts a factory belching thick smoke into the sky, while in the foreground, a pipe spews an oily plume into a river.

In the late 1970s era that produced the federal Superfund toxic cleanup program, this was the quintessential symbol of pollution. But today, Pakes Ahlman’s environmental focus is on something less obvious, yet more pervasive in our lives. (more…)

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