MENA Heritage Month

2023 MENA Heritage Month at UW–Madison

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We’re here to support your success

Student Affairs is 800+ people across 23 campus departments dedicated to helping UW–Madison students succeed in and out of the classroom. We celebrate diversity and creating a welcoming and safe community where all students can grow. Our programs and services cover areas including health and well-being, identity and inclusion, leadership and engagement, and student advocacy.

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Create your Wisconsin Experience


As Badgers, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment where every student feels a sense of belonging, and where we appreciate and celebrate one another’s abilities, views, and accomplishments.

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We strive to find greater meaning every day through purposeful action. We work for the common good and lead for positive change.

At the Student Org Fair, a student talks to a woman from the Multicultural Student Center


We develop resilience, and we foster courage in life and learning. There are so many things you can do at UW–Madison. Take time to simply be and to take care of yourself along the way.

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Get help when you need it

We recognize there is a new normal, and we are here to help — on and off-campus.

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Report an incident

Bias or hate incident

Including slurs, degrading language, epithets, graffiti, symbols, assault, microagressions, and harassment.

Report bias or hate

Sexual misconduct

Actions related to sexual assault or exploitation, dating/domestic violence, or stalking.

Report sexual misconduct

Other incidents

This could include a student that you are concerned about, hazing, stalking, or a missing student.

Report other incidents

News and events

Latest News

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    Spring break tips to stay safe, well, and have fun

    The days are getting warmer (we think!), the snow is melting, and the sun is shining longer each day — spring is coming, Badgers! Spring break is just about here, and we imagine your minds …

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    2022 McBurney Center Forward in Access Awards

    The McBurney Disability Resource Center’s mission is “Leading the campus community forward in access for students with disabilities.” The McBurney Center considers disability as a key facet of diversity on campus, and works with faculty, staff, students, and the …

  • Cake at the Multicultural Council Grant 50th Anniversary Celebration.

    Multicultural Student Center celebrates 50 years of the Multicultural Council (MCC) Grant

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the chancellor-funded Multicultural Council (MCC) Grant, and last month, the Multicultural Student Center (MSC) hosted a celebration to mark the milestone with campus friends and partners. MSC Director …

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    Here’s the latest on Bakke Recreation & Wellbeing Center

    We’ve got some exciting news! Bakke Recreation & Wellbeing Center is scheduled to open on April 24, pending any final changes to the construction schedule, on the site of the old Natatorium. We can’t wait for you …

  • Mamaa Yorke, junior at UW-Madison and student graphic designer for the 2023 Black History Month materials.

    Meet Black History Month artist Mamaa Yorke

    As we continue to celebrate Black History Month at UW–Madison, we introduce the student artist behind this year’s theme, “Black Arts: Multiple Mediums, One Story,” junior Mamaa Yorke. The theme highlights Black experiences portrayed through …

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