1848

Founding

1848
1896

1896

Badgers Become First Western conference football Champions

1904

President Charles Van Hise ARticulates the Wisconsin Idea

1904
1913

1913

Discovery of Vitamin A

1924

Discovery of methods to enrich food using vitamin D

1924
1926

1926

First University dance program in the u.s.

1941

Karl Paul Link Discovers the basis for warfarin

1941
1959

1959

First Space-based weather camera

1960

Country’s first formal glass-working program

1960
1968

1968

Dr. Fritz Bach leads First Bone Marrow Transplant

1970

First to synthesize a gene

1970
1987

1987

Development of the Wisconsin solution used in transplant surgery

1998

Cultivation of embryonic stem cells

1998
2007

2007

First Human skin cells reprogrammed