Max Kade Institute

for German-American Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Way Home: A Photo Biography of Arthur Davis Hasler

Join us, Friday, September 14, Memorial Library, Room 126! One of the most fascinating phenomena in the animal kingdom is the migration of salmon. This photo presentation by Arthur Frederick Hasler tells the story of his father Arthur Davis Hasler (1908-2001), a former UW-Madison Limnology Professor, who discovered how salom accomplish their migration feat.  A descendanat of Swiss-German and German immigrants, Arthur D. Hasler grew up in Utah. He spent formative years in Germany as a young LDS missionary, as a major in the U.S. Army after World War II, and later as a research scientist, - a lifetime filled with experiences that informed his groundbreaking limnology research.
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