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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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Katherine’s 2019 Terrace Store Picks
May24

Katherine’s 2019 Terrace Store Picks

Terrace Season is finally here. While you might not be able to chill out all summer long at our lakeside retreat, some of our Terrace Store items help us all feel a little closer to the those Terrace vibes. Our editors gave me the difficult task of picking my favorite 2019 Terrace Store items. So hard to choose! But I finally narrowed my favorites down to a list to share with you. Bucky and Terrace Chair Tee ($19.99) This white crew...

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Madison Artist’s New Mural Celebrates Wisconsin Union Experiences
Apr15

Madison Artist’s New Mural Celebrates Wisconsin Union Experiences

From gnomes in Der Rathskeller to Paul Bunyan and his Blue Ox, art has been an integral part of the Wisconsin Union’s Memorial Union since it opened in 1928.  University of Wisconsin-Madison alumna and artist Emily Balsley recently furthered that tradition of immersive art at the Memorial Union with a new mural on a Memorial Union wall. The vibrant painting in the stairwell near Peet’s Coffee depicts some of the adventures the...

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Social Cinema: WUD Film and Havens Wright Center for Social Justice Join Forces
Mar13

Social Cinema: WUD Film and Havens Wright Center for Social Justice Join Forces

Many know the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a major research institution, boasting countless labs and lecture halls from the biological sciences to the liberal arts. But UW also provides social and cultural learning opportunities beyond the classroom that partnerships across campus help make possible. The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Film Committee and the Havens Wright Center for Social Justice’s partnership has flourished...

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Behind the Art of the 91st Annual Student Art Show
Mar08

Behind the Art of the 91st Annual Student Art Show

To view some of the best art created by UW-Madison students, there is no better place to look than the 91st Annual Student Art Show. Located in the Memorial Union’s Main Gallery and Class of 1925 Gallery, the art show presents fantastic, thought-provoking pieces, all curated by the Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee. Just as each piece of artwork has its own story, the artists behind the art have their own tale to tell as...

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