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Gratitude Month Wallpapers
Oct28

Gratitude Month Wallpapers

National Gratitude Month begins Nov. 1, and, as we approach the end of an unusual semester, we, at the Wisconsin Union, are reflecting on gratitude. We are grateful for every moment you spend with our team and every memory you make in our buildings. We know that your time is precious, and cannot begin to express our gratitude that you choose to spend time with us and for the opportunity to serve you. Our design team created wallpapers...

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Raising Up Black Voices with the 2nd Black Arts Matter Festival
Oct26

Raising Up Black Voices with the 2nd Black Arts Matter Festival

While studying at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Shasparay Irvin ‘20 felt that, as prevalent and valued as the arts are in Madison, there was a lack of diversity in the arts presentation that she saw. Shasparay, a Black interdisciplinary artist and slam poet, resolved to change that. While completing her bachelor’s degree in theatre and African American studies, she began an eight-month process to create an event series, called...

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Badger Bash-ify your Virtual Backgrounds
Oct21

Badger Bash-ify your Virtual Backgrounds

Warm up that cheering voice, because Badger football is back on Oct. 23! We could not be more excited for the athletes and for us fans. As you may have guessed, we will not hold our usual tailgate, called Badger Bash, due to COVID-19, but that can’t stop us from reminiscing about singing “Sweet Caroline” with you all on the Union South Plaza. Let’s Zoom into the gameday spirit by using the images below as our...

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‘I Can’t Breathe’
Oct07

‘I Can’t Breathe’

In his last conscious moments, George Floyd pleaded for the chance to breathe and called out for his mother as a Minneapolis police officer held a knee against his neck for seven minutes. Floyd, a Black man, died on May 25 at the age of 46 while in police custody. The world would soon hear his last words. Not in the moment he spoke them, but throughout the months to follow, his words echoed across the world, in news stories, in...

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October Wallpapers: Celebrating your You-Ness
Sep29

October Wallpapers: Celebrating your You-Ness

We are celebrating you and all your you-ness with this month’s Wisconsin Union-designed wallpapers. Our graphic design team created these wallpapers in honor of October being “I’m Just Me Because Month.” It’s a month that’s all about celebrating what makes you YOU and how great you are. We hope you take some time this month to reflect on and to appreciate how wonderful you really are. Computer...

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