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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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Ways to have a More Sustainable Wisconsin Union Experience
Sep29

Ways to have a More Sustainable Wisconsin Union Experience

By Maddie Boulanger You can make a difference for our planet during your visits to our buildings, called Memorial Union and Union South, and our markets and cafes. We, at the Wisconsin Union, promise to do our part to think green, act green and challenge ourselves to incorporate new green practices into what we do. Some examples of how we aim to lessen our environmental footprint include composting food scraps in our kitchens, using...

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Through Union, We Gain Strength
Sep01

Through Union, We Gain Strength

This week marks the beginning of a new academic year together. While much has and will likely change, there’s still so much that hasn’t. We are still part of a campus community with incredible, dedicated students and campus colleagues with an unwavering commitment to the success of University of Wisconsin-Madison students. And we still have a wonderfully supportive family of members, whose kind words and understanding as...

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