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Travel, Learn, and Lead on the Wisconsin Experience Bus Trip
Jan22

Travel, Learn, and Lead on the Wisconsin Experience Bus Trip

Want to tour Wisconsin’s top sites, hear from accomplished leaders across the state, learn more about your leadership style, and make new friends – all for free? Of course you do! Welcome to the Wisconsin Experience Bus Trip, or WEBT, a weeklong event hosted by the Center for Leadership & Involvement each year after the end of the spring semester. This year’s statewide extravaganza will take place May 13-17. The adventure starts...

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Time for a Winter Adventure
Dec18

Time for a Winter Adventure

Have the snow flurries kept you inside this winter? Winter is too long to stay inside, and there are so many ways to enjoy the season. Time to embrace it, and we have events to help you do that! Soar through the winter shivers with Outdoor UW Skate Nights Starting on Jan. 19, 2024 (pending weather conditions), scamper down to Lake Mendota for “first-come, first-served” ice skating events and rentals. You can glide on the ice showing...

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Compete at Any Level with the Wisconsin Equestrian Team
Dec08

Compete at Any Level with the Wisconsin Equestrian Team

Did you know that the Wisconsin Union is has its own horseback riding team? Absolutely, we do! Tucked within the Hoofer Riding Club, the Wisconsin Equestrian Team takes students one step further into the world of horsemanship and equine care. Founded in 2000, the team travels across the country to compete in dressage, western and hunter-jumper styles.  Unlike a lot of other sports or teams, the Wisconsin Equestrian Team welcomes all...

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What’s New in Hoofer Riding Club: Fall 2023
Nov16

What’s New in Hoofer Riding Club: Fall 2023

By: Hailey Stiles Welcome to this semester’s Hoofer Riding Club update! We are proud to continue to provide access to equine activities, spread the joy of horses, and educate our community.  A special opportunity with a rare horse Hoofer Riding Club executive board members were excited to meet Em Loerzel and two Ojibwe ponies from her organization, the Humble Horse! Last year, we wrapped up the semester with “An Afternoon with...

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Socialize, Learn, and Play – A Games Experience
Nov13

Socialize, Learn, and Play – A Games Experience

From Dungeons & Dragons to Mario Kart tournaments, your ultimate gaming connection is here within the Wisconsin Union Directorate Games Committee.  WUD Games Committee Director Bahulya Tandon explained the purpose behind the founding of the Games Committee in 2019 and the relaxed and inviting meeting atmosphere the Committee works to foster.  “We have our collection of games for people to play with new people or with their...

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Suit Up to Ski, Snowboard, Snowshoe and More at the Midwest’s Largest Ski Swap
Nov09

Suit Up to Ski, Snowboard, Snowshoe and More at the Midwest’s Largest Ski Swap

A sea of skis await shoppers at the Hoofer Ski and Snowboard Resale. Photo by Rachel Erickson. Ready to hit the slopes? Get all the gear you need to explore the outdoors this winter at the 59th annual Hoofer Ski and Snowboard Resale, the Midwest’s largest ski swap!  With new and gently used gear for sale – including skis, snowboards, snowshoes, helmets, goggles, apparel and more – you can find everything you need to start your next...

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