Crossroads of Ideas

Crossroads of Ideas is a public lecture series held monthly during the academic year that addresses topics that matter to our community and are the subject of research at UW-Madison.

The name Crossroads of Ideas reflects the importance of the Discovery Building as a place for campus and community to learn about thought-provoking topics. Crossroads refers to both the building’s central location on campus and the intersection of the dozens of different disciplines that work and study here.


Crossroads Archives

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Crossroads of Ideas: Comparing the Creative Process in Science and Art

By Wisconsin Book Festival Presented in partnership with the Wisconsin Science Festival, a special Crossroads of Ideas conversation.

YouTube Playlist of Crossroads Events

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