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Calling all Badgers…Terrace Season is Finally Here!
Apr13

Calling all Badgers…Terrace Season is Finally Here!

The first day of spring is officially behind us, and do you know what that means, my fellow Badgers? It means the Terrace season is finally here.  The season of outdoor laughs, tasty grilled food, and sunset dates.  On April 13, the Wisconsin Union Terrace opened up for the 2022 season.  With a plethora of events planned, ranging from open mic nights to outdoor movie screenings to band performances, this Terrace season is...

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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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Trustee Stories: David Cross
Feb04

Trustee Stories: David Cross

Wisconsin Union Association Trustee David Cross, in many ways, grew up at the Wisconsin Union’s Memorial Union. From summers spent in a residential community along the Lake Mendota shoreline, called the Tent Colony, to Sunday afternoons at the Memorial Union Terrace, David’s ever-growing love for the Union carries on today through his work as a trustee. David’s fondest memories of the Union come from his childhood summers spent living...

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When You Gotta Go at Memorial Union
Feb10

When You Gotta Go at Memorial Union

When you gotta go, you gotta go. And the good news is, when you gotta go at Memorial Union, there are plenty of restrooms to choose from. Thirteen to be exact,and more are coming in fall 2017. Plus, we don’t like to brag (Who are we kidding? Yes, we do!), The Badger Herald recently rated Memorial Union’s new first floor lavatories 5/5 for perfect ventilation, two-ply tissue paper, strong cell service, and more. Yes, there’s even more...

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Graduating Seniors Celebrated their Success and the Future at Union South and Memorial Union
May26

Graduating Seniors Celebrated their Success and the Future at Union South and Memorial Union

We invited graduating seniors to stop in for the graduation party of the year May 12-15. During the weekend celebration, Union South, Memorial Union and (drum roll, please) the Terrace offered music, photo opportunities, food, beverages and much more to graduating seniors and their families to commemorate their time at UW-Madison. The weekend celebration kicked off with graduating seniors returning nearly 700 iconic sunburst chairs to...

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