UW–Madison’s Multilingual COVID-19 Website Recognized by Voice of America

UW–Madison’s COVID-19 multilingual site was highlighted by Voice of America’s Tibetan news as a great example of how linguistic diversity and inclusion are recognized and honored by the university. Safety tips, questions about testing, updates on vaccine availability — all are important information that people need to have access to and understand, no matter what language they speak. Besides English and Tibetan, UW–Madison’s COVID-19 Response website also offers translations in Spanish, Hmong, Chinese and Nepali, thanks to Cultural Linguistic Services.

Division of the Arts Announces Two Artists-In-Residence For 2021-22

The Division of the Arts Announces Arun Luthra and Judy Frater as Artists-In-Residence for the 2021-22 Academic Year.
Luthra is an American musician of Indian heritage who fuses modern post-bop jazz with elements of Indian classical music. Frater co-founded KalaRaksha Trust and Museum. An award-winning Ashoka Fellow, she founded the first design schools for artisans: Kala Raksha Vidhyalaya and Somaiya Kala Vidya. Read more.