University of Wisconsin–Madison

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First Wave – World class creativity, academics and outreach


The First Wave Hip Hop and Urban Arts Learning Community, housed in the Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives at UW-Madison is a cutting-edge multicultural artistic program for incoming students. Bringing together young artists and leaders from across the U.S and beyond, the First Wave Learning Community offers students the opportunity to live, study and create together in a close-knit, dynamic campus

BNV14 Opening Ceremony – First Wave


Members of the University of Wisconsin – Madison’s First Wave program perform at #BNV14 Opening Ceremony!

First Wave at Contacting the World 2012


Contacting the World 2012 opened with a night of international poetry and spoken word theatre featuring Contacting the World 2010 alumni company First Wave Hip-Hop Ensemble.

Sweet memories for First Wave’s inaugural class


First Wave Big 10 Network Special


This video of the First Wave group was originally broadcast on “The Wheel”, a program produced by the University of Wisconsin-Madison and shown on the Big 10 Network nationwide. An hour-long documentary entitled “First Wave, An Unfiltered Story” was also produced for the network.