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!