University of Wisconsin–Madison

Professor Judith Leavitt wins Hilldale Award

April 2004

Judith Walzer Leavitt, the Ruth Bleier WARF professor of medical history, history of science and women’s studies, has received the 2003-2004 Hilldale Award in the Arts and Humanities Division from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The prestigious Hilldale Awards, which recognize excellence in teaching, research and service, are awarded annually to one professor in each of the four university divisions: arts and humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and biological sciences. History of Science faculty have now won this award in two consecutive years, an extraordinary achievement!