Terrace Views
Discounts and Access and Fun, Oh My! All the Joys of Union Membership
Jun08

Discounts and Access and Fun, Oh My! All the Joys of Union Membership

Wisconsin Union members can enjoy beautiful nights at the Memorial Union Terrace all summer long. (Photo by Andy Manis) Purchasing an annual Wisconsin Union membership is the ultimate win-win: not only do you gain access to Memorial Union and Union South, events, and exclusive member benefits for only $55, but your contribution also supports our programming and student leadership opportunities. After a year of limited access to the...

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Have Fun in the Sun With Outdoor UW
Jun01

Have Fun in the Sun With Outdoor UW

Picture this: it’s a hot, sunny day at the Memorial Union Terrace. The bright blue of Lake Mendota surrounds you on all sides. Waves gently bump against the paddleboard you’re standing on while a refreshing breeze ruffles your hair. In front of you, a sailboat glides along the water while up above, a seagull squawks, on the hunt for a snack. The scents of brats and sunscreen mingle and linger in the air, filling your nostrils with the...

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Accomplished Alumna Alert: A Conversation With Katie Harbath, Former WUD PR Coordinator
May17

Accomplished Alumna Alert: A Conversation With Katie Harbath, Former WUD PR Coordinator

Katie Harbath It’s no secret that University of Wisconsin-Madison alumni go on to do amazing things after graduating, and alumna Katie Harbath is no exception. During her senior year, Katie was the Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) public relations coordinator before she graduated in 2003 with a bachelor of arts in journalism and political science. Since then, Katie has achieved an accomplished career in public policy, working for...

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Spreading Kindness: Random Acts of Kindness at the Wisconsin Union
May17

Spreading Kindness: Random Acts of Kindness at the Wisconsin Union

As students, staff and faculty returned to campus in fall 2020, we, the Union team, noticed an unfamiliar quiet on campus and mourned opportunities to help make connections with the campus community. We committed ourselves to finding a way to combat disconnectedness and isolation and to inspire happiness and hope in the lives of UW-Madison students, staff and faculty through random acts of kindness at our buildings Union South and...

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Terrace 101: It’s Terrace Time!
May13

Terrace 101: It’s Terrace Time!

The weather’s getting warmer, and the days are getting longer, which means the most wonderful time of the year is here. That’s right, it’s Terrace time! Last year, the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic forced us to get creative and make adjustments to Terrace season, but we still managed to spend most of summer 2020 soaking in Terrace vibes. This year, some aspects of the Terrace will continue to operate a little differently than years...

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