Terrace Views
Collaborating to Make a Difference through Art
Mar16

Collaborating to Make a Difference through Art

The Wisconsin Union’s Wheelhouse Studios is partnering with University of Wisconsin-Madison student organizations to use a popular Wheelhouse event to bring attention to important topics. Wheelhouse hosts the event, called Free Art Friday, on the first Friday of every month during the academic year in the lower level of Memorial Union. Last semester, Wheelhouse hosted a Free Art Friday collaboration with the Wisconsin Union...

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Tony Wise: Creating, Exploring and Making a Difference
Feb19

Tony Wise: Creating, Exploring and Making a Difference

Tony Wise has always liked taking things apart and putting them back together, learning about their obvious and subtle connections. Growing up, he confronted and persevered through the fear the possibility that things he disassembled would not come together again; he enjoyed the opportunity to analyze and create.  So many of us unlearn or never truly embrace this confidence in creativity and the making process. We internalize the...

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Wisconsin Union Spring Events Preview
Feb19

Wisconsin Union Spring Events Preview

Spring will be in the air soon and bring summertime Wisconsin Union events along with the warmer days and sunshine. While you wait for the snow to melt and the Terrace to finally open again, check out the Union’s variety of upcoming events. Distinguished Lecture Series The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Distinguished Lecture Series (DLS), organized by the students of the WUD DLS Committee, has prepared an incredible spring lineup...

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Finding the Write Fit: WUD Publications Committee Leaders’ Views
Feb12

Finding the Write Fit: WUD Publications Committee Leaders’ Views

The Publications Committee of the Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) is not just one publication, but six different print and digital magazines. Each has positions for people with varying interests. Into traveling? We got you. Food? Badgers gotta eat… (and take pictures of our food before indulging). Fashion? Come write, model, create social media or design marketing campaigns! Each student-run publication — MODA, EMMIE, Souvenirs,...

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Top 5 Terrace Views Stories of 2019
Feb07

Top 5 Terrace Views Stories of 2019

Thank you for joining us throughout 2019 in discovering more about the Wisconsin Union. We hope you will continue to join us in 2020 for even more stories full of activities, learning opportunities, making a difference, beautiful sunsets and delicious food. Here’s a roundup of your favorite stories from this past year — the ones you loved and clicked the most. You’ll find fun facts about the Terrace, tips for watching films in our...

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Social Justice Hub — First Semester Summary and Looking Forward
Dec16

Social Justice Hub — First Semester Summary and Looking Forward

In October 2018, Union Council, the Wisconsin Union’s governing board, endorsed the creation of a social justice program to provide students with an out-of-classroom experience that develops the campus community’s capacity to create a more equitable, safe and inclusive environment. This resulted in the creation of the Wisconsin Union’s Social Justice Hub. The Hub’s guiding social justice definition can be found in Bell, Adams...

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