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ESPNU reps face off with Bucky at The Sett
Nov21

ESPNU reps face off with Bucky at The Sett

By Francesca Bonifacio x’13 ESPNU recently spent a few days filming on the UW-Madison campus as part of their “Road Trip” series, capturing life as it happens on game day, from football practice to Badger Bash and tailgates across campus. On November 14, 2013, two ESPNU representatives challenged Bucky and four Wisconsin cheerleaders to a friendly competition hosted in the recreation level of The Sett. The two teams...

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Throwback Thursday: Badger Bash, 1981
Oct10

Throwback Thursday: Badger Bash, 1981

Take a look back in time each week with Throwback Thursdays as we post photos and snapshots from the Union’s amazing history. Find out interesting facts and stories from some of the Union’s favorite people, places and things. We’re eager to hear your stories and memories from the Union as well, so share in the comments section below!  ...

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Terrific tailgating: 4 tips for throwing the best Badger-themed party around
Oct09

Terrific tailgating: 4 tips for throwing the best Badger-themed party around

By Andrew Heisler ’13 To truly make the UW game day experience special, why not throw a legendary tailgate? With the right approach and ample preparation time, you’ll not only throw up the “W,” but also throw an epic UW tailgate that your friends won’t soon forget. 1. Create a festive atmosphere. Putting your guests in the Badger mindset is one of the most important things you can do to ensure they have a memorable time. First...

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What’s new at Badger Bash
Sep12

What’s new at Badger Bash

By Francesca Bonifacio ’13 The annual Badger Bash kicked off its 41st year just two weeks ago, celebrating the first home game against the University of Massachusetts by welcoming new additions to the game day experience. Traditionally held at Union South, Badger Bash has expanded beyond the familiar feeling of camaraderie among fans keeping a close watch on the Badger game televised at The Sett. Outside in Union South Plaza,...

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Celebrating 40 years of Badger Bash
Sep18

Celebrating 40 years of Badger Bash

By Brooke Appe Family and friends, brats and beer and a whole lot of Badger spirit; for forty years, the Union has hosted the biggest tailgate party on campus! As Badger Bash celebrates its 40th anniversary, an entire season of new and exciting events will make this football season one to remember. But before we revel in the special events that will accompany each Badger Bash this season, let us take a few steps back to see how this...

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