True to himself: L&S student Micaiah Faraj looks back

Micaiah Faraj, a graduating senior in L&S, says the road has not always been easy for him at UW-Madison. But the fifth-year creative writing major persevered, and found inspiration and resilience along the way.

This is his story–with a special treat at the end. More »

In Focus


FIGs: deep, challenging (and fun, too)

This spring, US News & World Report cited UW-Madison’s FIGs program as one of twenty “stellar examples” of learning communities at colleges and universities across the country. FIGs challenge first-year students to think deeply, make connections and — the fun part — make friends. More »

The Liberal Arts Advantage

From the beginning, FORWARD

2014-15 Annual Report

The College of Letters & Science has changed and grown, but it continues to provide the well-rounded education our university’s founders first envisioned. More »

More than 158 students- and two L&S faculty- join Phi Beta Kappa, a prestigious academic honor society. Read more: Reply / Retweet / Favorite