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Souper Bowl Brings Super Artists Together to Make a Difference
Jan10

Souper Bowl Brings Super Artists Together to Make a Difference

A chance to make a difference and bring home a one-of-a-kind art piece comes to Madison, Wis., March 26 at a food and entertainment charity event called Souper Bowl XXVI. At the Bowl, visitors can support the building of affordable housing in Dane County in many ways, including purchasing bowls of soup and the bowls in which the soup is served. Many of the bowls at the event will have had their starts at the Wisconsin Union’s...

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Mark Your Calendars: Winter Carnival is Almost Here!
Dec16

Mark Your Calendars: Winter Carnival is Almost Here!

Fast forward to a cold and blustery day two months from now. It’s February, which means the holiday season has come to a close, and the winter blues have started to settle in. Never fear! We, at the Wisconsin Union, have just the thing to raise your spirits and get you excited for all your favorite cold weather activities: that’s right, Winter Carnival is back and better than ever! Winter Carnival will take place Feb. 7-12 at Memorial...

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Behind the Scenes at the Union: Dave Elsmo
Dec06

Behind the Scenes at the Union: Dave Elsmo

Outdoor UW Director Dave Elsmo Wisconsin native Dave Elsmo lives and breathes the outdoors. He discovered his love for sailing at the age of six, a passion that led him to become a sailing instructor and a member of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (UMN) Sailing Team. Ten years ago, he joined Outdoor UW at the Wisconsin Union as the head of sailing instruction and head sailing coach, two positions he held for seven years. A...

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New, Limited-Edition Mini Terrace Chair Takes on the World
Dec03

New, Limited-Edition Mini Terrace Chair Takes on the World

What do the Wisconsin Union and the Earth have in common? Gorgeous colors and natural beauty. A beautiful, colorful day on the Memorial Union Terrace When you visit the Union, you’re lucky enough to have a front row seat to many of Earth’s most beautiful natural creations. For example, when you visit the Memorial Union Terrace in summer, you can sit in our vibrant orange, green and yellow sunburst chairs and watch mesmerizing sunsets...

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Marking 20 Years with Director Mark Guthier
Nov26

Marking 20 Years with Director Mark Guthier

Twenty years ago, we welcomed Mark Guthier to the Wisconsin Union team as our third director in our organization’s more than 110-year history.  Mark Guthier speaking at the kick off the start of the Tong Family Marina project on Sept. 15, 2018 – photo by Sam Molinaro Mark has led us through many milestones, beginning with the 75th anniversary of the Wisconsin Union and continuing with the rebuilding of our south campus...

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Free December 2021 Wallpapers – Gathering Season
Nov24

Free December 2021 Wallpapers – Gathering Season

Our graphic designers created exquisite wallpapers in celebration of December 2021. It has subtle references to our favorite summertime chairs, while bringing in images of Earth’s incredible flora. As we watch nature transition us into winter and paint our state in white snow and decorate our homes with icicles, we also move into a season of gathering. This season brings people who care about each other together across the miles...

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