SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
Hill honored as UW–Madison Outstanding Woman of Color
Roberta Hill, a professor of English and American Indian studies and faculty affiliate of the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, is among seven winners of the 2012-13 University of Wisconsin-Madison Outstanding Women of Color awards.

SEPTEMBER 10, 2013
Ventura awarded Nelson Distinguished Professorship
Steve Ventura, known widely for his work in land and food systems, has been named the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s next Gaylord Nelson Distinguished Professor. A professor of environmental studies and soil science, Ventura serves as director of the Nelson Institute Land Tenure Center and the Land Information and Computer Graphics Facility.