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Happy Winter
Nov20

Happy Winter

Happy winter! May the weeks ahead be filled with hot cocoa, Zoom calls with people you care about, and moments of peace, joy and comfort. We’ve already bid adieu to many summer pastimes, like boating, Terrace season and outdoor yoga. But every end is also a beginning. As winter approaches, we greet times sitting by a fire and that glorious feeling of coming in from the cold to the warmth of home. We say hello to skiing and...

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Thank you, Service Members and Veterans
Nov18

Thank you, Service Members and Veterans

Since the very beginning, our building Memorial Union has served as a memorial to University of Wisconsin-Madison service members. Etched in the stone at the building’s entrance is the following: “Erected and Dedicated to the Memory of the Men and Women of the University of Wisconsin Who Served in our Country’s Wars.” Since 2018, on Veterans Day, our team has acknowledged our country’s service members, including UW-Madison...

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Ed Janairo Brings Dedication to Students and Education to Role of Chief Business Officer
Jun03

Ed Janairo Brings Dedication to Students and Education to Role of Chief Business Officer

Ed Janairo’s dedication to working with students, belief in the importance of education, and wish to use his expertise to make a difference took him on a professional journey of more than 15 years of higher education leadership roles. That journey led him to the Wisconsin Union, and, as of June 1, he now serves as our chief business officer.  “Education is always ongoing. There will always be new questions to ask and answers to...

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Our Gifts for Spring and Summer 2020 Graduates
May04

Our Gifts for Spring and Summer 2020 Graduates

Students at the Wisconsin Union’s annual welcome event, called Sunburst Festival, in fall 2019 When students begin their journey as University of Wisconsin-Madison students, they become temporary Wisconsin Union members. Their membership, which lasts as long as their time at the university, opens the door to recreation, out-of-classroom learning, leadership, professional development and a way to find community at the Wisconsin...

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5 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know about ‘the People’s Diva’ Renée Fleming
May02

5 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know about ‘the People’s Diva’ Renée Fleming

Known as America’s favorite soprano, Renée Fleming brings seemingly effortless elegance and stage presence as she spans octaves and captivates audiences around the world.  The chance to witness the four-time Grammy winner’s talent in-person will come to the Wisconsin Union Theater’s Shannon Hall in Memorial Union on Oct. 24 as part of the Theater’s Concert Series. While Renée’s list of accomplishments, from performing at a...

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