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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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Four Ways you Can Help Support Student Leadership and Experiences for a Lifetime
May01

Four Ways you Can Help Support Student Leadership and Experiences for a Lifetime

Despite all the changes of the past weeks, we are still here for you, creating events and activities and providing some services, such as pick-up dining options and Wiscard office hours. We treasure the opportunity to still serve you, create (online) experiences for a lifetime and provide student leaders with unmatched professional development opportunities. We wish we could gather with you in-person, but, as you may know, our...

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Mental Health Awareness Month Wallpapers and GIFs
Apr30

Mental Health Awareness Month Wallpapers and GIFs

Beautiful and peaceful: these words came to mind when a Wisconsin Union artist shared this month’s wallpapers and GIFs that she created in honor of May being Mental Health Awareness Month. This month and always, give yourself permission to self-care. So get lost in the music that moves you. Try that smoothie recipe you’ve been meaning to make. Hug your canine and feline members. Read a book that you want to read, not one...

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