For 168 years, this campus has been a catalyst for the extraordinary. As a public land-grant university and prolific research institution, the students and faculty members partake in a world-class education and solve real-world problems. University of Wisconsin-Madison changed the way the nation takes its vitamins and brought flamingos to Bascom Hill. They have inspired satirists and senators alike. University of Wisconsin-Madison fearlessly sifted and winnowed to find today’s truths. And with the Wisconsin Idea as the guiding principle, University of Wisconsin-Madison is not only changing the 936 acres they call home—Badgers are also creating a better future for Wisconsin, the nation, and the world.