Terrace Views
Mornings on Mendota Bring Family Fun and Science to the Terrace
Jul13

Mornings on Mendota Bring Family Fun and Science to the Terrace

Guests enjoy art projects during Mornings on Mendota July 13. The Wisconsin Union, in partnership with the Clean Lakes Alliance and the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, invite you to Mornings on Mendota. Mornings on Mendota will bring family-friendly lake activities and education to the Memorial Union Terrace 10:30 a.m.-noon July 20 and July 27. Taking place right on the shore of Lake Mendota, this brand new, free event...

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Dairy Science Grad Performs in Blues Band on the Terrace
Jul11

Dairy Science Grad Performs in Blues Band on the Terrace

There’s nothing quite like sitting at the Memorial Union Terrace in the summer, eating a brat and listening to a live performance with your friends. It’s a very magical feeling that most of us in the Madison community and many across the world have enjoyed. For Jimmy Voegeli, leader of the blues band The Jimmys, the magic of the Union that he feels while performing on the Terrace is a familiar one, dating back to this time as a...

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Wisconsin Union Team Brings Union Experiences to Chicago
Jul11

Wisconsin Union Team Brings Union Experiences to Chicago

Ever wish that you could relive your times at Memorial Union and Union South and make new memories but haven’t had the chance to visit recently? For one day, some lucky Wisconsin Union members and other supporters in Chicago had their favorite Union spots and times come right to them in the Windy City during an event called, “Union on the Road.” On June 29, more than 140 people attended Union on the Road and enjoyed Union culinary...

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Summer Film Coordinator’s Top Picks from the 2019 Film Lineup
Jun13

Summer Film Coordinator’s Top Picks from the 2019 Film Lineup

You’re sure to feel nostalgic this summer at Terrace After Dark’s film series, called Lakeside Cinema. The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Film Committee chose the films based on the themes, “Grow Up!” and Spielberg Sundays. So grab some Babcock Ice Cream, a brat or maybe a dish from the BBQ Stand, and join us for our 20 must-see films. WUD Summer Film Coordinator Barb Rasmussen gave us her top four picks from the film lineup this...

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A (Campus) Staycation to Remember
May31

A (Campus) Staycation to Remember

Planning your next vacation? How about saving some traveling money, logistical headaches and time, and enjoy a campus staycation right here at the University of Wisconsin-Madison? With your staycation, there’s no need to check your luggage. No need to worry about how much conditioner you can bring on the plane. (3.4 ounces is just not enough. Seriously.) No need to plan how to entertain your family on a thousand-mile road trip. Your...

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Harmonious History: The Wisconsin Union Theater’s Concert Series Celebrates its 100th Year
May26

Harmonious History: The Wisconsin Union Theater’s Concert Series Celebrates its 100th Year

Harmonious History: The Wisconsin Union Theater’s Concert Series Celebrates its 100th Year The curtains will soon open on a historic event in the Wisconsin Union Theater: the 100th Anniversary Concert Series. As it has done every year for a century, the Series will bring world-renowned classical musicians to Madison, Wis., for its 100th season. The centennial anniversary concerts reflect the historic breadth represented throughout the...

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