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July 13

'Art En Route' project begins production

Work has begun on the Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee’s “Art En Route” project after final artist selection.

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May 1

'Dizzyland: Leon Varjian and the antics of the Pail & Shovel Party'

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee together with campus partners and the friends and family of University of Wisconsin-Madison alumnus Leon Varjian invite the Madison community to celebrate an...

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April 27

WUD Art presents 'FIRST 100 DAYS' exhibition: an artistic reflection of President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee will host an opening reception for its “FIRST 100 DAYS” exhibition on April 29 at noon in Union South’s Gallery 1308.

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April 12

Student leaders to hold gender and politics video art exhibition

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art and Film Committees will showcase a gender and politics video art history exhibition on April 13 in Union’s South’s Marquee Cinema.

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April 10

Sunburst chairs to return to Memorial Union Terrace April 13

The Wisconsin Union invites UW-Madison students and the campus community to ring in the opening of the Memorial Union Terrace by bringing the iconic orange, yellow and green sunburst chairs...

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March 29

Wisconsin Union Director Mark Guthier wins Butts-Whiting Award

The Association of College Unions International (ACUI) awarded Wisconsin Union Director Mark Guthier the prestigious Butts-Whiting Award on March 22.

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March 22

Terrace season will feature traditions, new programs

Memorial Union Terrace, Madison’s favorite summer spot on Lake Mendota, will open this season with the community’s favorite traditions, new events, and new dining and recreation options.

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March 16

WUD Art invites artists' submissions for exhibition regarding president's first 100 days in office

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee invites Madison area artists to submit artwork for the Committee’s exhibition “FIRST 100 DAYS”. 

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March 13

WUD Art calls for submissions for bus art project

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee invites writers and visual artists in the Greater Dane County area to submit their applications for the Committee’s bus art project, called “Art...

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March 6

Wisconsin Hoofer Alpine Ski Team qualifies for national championship

The Wisconsin Hoofer Alpine Ski Team recently qualified for the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) National Championships, which begins on March 7 at Mount Bachelor near Bend, Ore.

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March 1

Photo series on youth in the justice system will debut at Memorial Union March 3

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee will host an exhibition called “Corrections” by Zora Murff in Memorial Union’s Class of 1925 Gallery March 3-April 24.

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February 25

WUD Art Committee will host a celebration of Japanese Art

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee will host Japanese Art Jam, a festival of Japanese art appreciation events, including hands-on printmaking lessons and a lecture by Japanese art expert...

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February 23

Art Selected for 89th Annual Student Art Show

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee will showcase art by 42 University of Wisconsin-Madison students during the 89th Annual Student Art Show Feb.

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January 27

Renowned author, culture expert to speak at Memorial Union Feb. 1

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Distinguished Lecture Series Committee will host a free lecture by Andrew Solomon, an esteemed author and lecturer on politics and culture, at Shannon Hall on...

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January 12

Three restaurants to open Jan. 17 in Memorial Union

Memorial Union’s iconic der Rathskeller and new restaurants Carte, a made-to-order salad and sandwich shop, and Strada, an Italian eatery, will begin serving customers Jan. 17. 

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December 2

Wisconsin Union alumni invited to attend 'Union Reunion 2017'

The Wisconsin Union invites past and present Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) student leaders, Union staff and Hoofer alumni to a reunion Nov. 10-12, 2017.

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December 2

Iconic Taiwanese artist's life depicted in new WUD Art exhibition

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee will celebrate the opening of its new exhibition titled “Across the Sea” by Taiwanese artist Chen Cheng-Po with a reception on Dec.

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November 28

Memorial Union First Floor to Reopen Dec. 5

Memorial Union’s first floor will reopen Dec. 5 at 3 p.m. with the Daily Scoop, Badger Market and Peet’s Coffee & Tea serving customers and the availability of comfortable study space.

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November 17

Free, four-day gala featuring local artists to open Nov. 19

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee invites the community to attend the WUD Art Gala opening Nov. 19 at the Class of 1925 Gallery in the Memorial Union.

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November 14

$1 microscope inventor to speak at Memorial Union

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Distinguished Lecture Series Committee will host a lecture by Manu Prakash, an innovative scientist and inventor, at Shannon Hall in the Memorial Union on Nov.

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November 11

UW-Madison student-led publication receives national award

Illumination, a journal created and published by the Wisconsin Union Directorate Publications, was awarded a 2016 Online Pacemaker Award at the Associated Collegiate Press’s National College Media Convention.

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November 10

Wisconsin Union officers to kick off monthly open house events

Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) officers invite the campus community to attend monthly open house events beginning Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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November 4

WUD DLS welcome astronaut Eileen Collins to Memorial Union

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Distinguished Lecture Series (DLS) committee welcomes astronaut Eileen Collins to speak at Shannon Hall in the Memorial Union on Nov. 14 from 7:30-9:00 p.m.

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October 19

WUD Art to Debut Unique Mixed Media Exhibition at Memorial Union

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art Committee will host an opening reception to celebrate the debut of a new exhibition by artist Rebecca Hamlin Green titled “Naturealism” from 6-8 p.m. Oct.

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October 5

Wisconsin Sailing Team Coach Invited to Participate in Internship Program

Wisconsin Sailing Team Head Coach and Sailing Program Manager Dave Elsmo has been invited to participate in the America’s Cup Endeavour Program in October.

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September 28

Science and Art Combine in New WUD Art Exhibition

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Art committee will celebrate the opening of its new exhibition with a reception on Sept. 30 from 5-7 p.m. in Gallery 1308 in Union South.

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September 19

Wheelhouse Studios Launches Interactive Campus Climate Project

The Wisconsin Union’s Wheelhouse Studios invites members of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison) campus community to participate in its free, interactive campus climate art project called “Shine YOUR Light”.

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September 16

Wisconsin Union Seeks the Public's Help with Honoring UW-Madison's Fallen Service Members

The Wisconsin Union and the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison) class of 1963 ask for the public’s help in collecting the names of fallen servicemen and servicewomen who attended UW-Madison.

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August 11

WUD Film Hosts Sneak Peek Showing of 'Don't Breathe'

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Film Committee will host a free sneak preview showing of the horror movie “Don’t Breathe” Aug. 12 at 7 p.m.

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June 29

WUD Alumni Invited to Attend Reunion in 2017

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) invites past and present Directorate team members and Hoofer alumni to a reunion Nov 9-11, 2017.

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June 29

Wisconsin Union Introduces Wheelhouse on Wheels

Wheelhouse on Wheels, a drop-in art program, now takes place on the Memorial Union Terrace every Wednesday until July 27 from 4-7 p.m.

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May 31

All-Level Yoga Classes to be Held at the Memorial Union Terrace

The Wisconsin Union’s Outdoor UW will host all-level yoga on the Terrace and standup paddleboard (SUP) yoga classes on Lake Mendota this summer six days per week from June 4...

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May 27

Terrace Film Series to Feature Family Films and Movies through the Decades

The Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Film Committee invites Wisconsin Union members and their guests to experience a Terrace After Dark season that features both a film series for people of...

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May 26

Wisconsin Sailing Team Competing at Nationals

After winning all three national qualifiers by huge margins in April, the Wisconsin Sailing Team is now competing in the 2016 College Sailing National Championship May 24-June 4 in San...

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May 25

Wisconsin Union Features New Vegetarian Dish at Ginger Root

A new, sustainable, vegetarian dish, created through a UW-Madison collaboration, will be available at the Wisconsin Union’s Ginger Root regularly in fall 2016 and occasionally throughout this summer.

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May 17

Memorial Union Terrace will Remain Open

The Memorial Union Terrace will remain open after what the Wisconsin Union anticipated would be a temporary closing after graduation weekend.

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May 11

Terrace Season to Return with Old Favorites, New Traditions

On August 31, 2015, the sun set on the Memorial Union Terrace that guests had known for decades.

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May 9

Wisconsin Union Invites Graduates to Weekend Festivities

Weekend to Include Live Music, Cap Decorating, Giant Sunburst Chair Photo Opportunities

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May 3

Graduates to Have Their Day on the Terrace

Wisconsin Union to Temporarily Open Part of Terrace for Graduation Weekend

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April 7

Wisconsin Union to Celebrate Union South's Fifth Anniversary

Union South Fifth Anniversary to include food and drink specials and special events

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March 24

Wisconsin Equestrian Team Wins 13th Regional Championship Title

The Wisconsin Union Hoofer Riding Club’s Equestrian Team won the Zone 7, Region 4 championship title on March 12. The team will next compete in the Zone 7 championships.

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February 26

Der Rathskeller Dining Room and Subskeller to Close Beginning Feb. 28

Memorial Union's Der Rathskeller dining room and the temporary Subskeller station will close at approximately 6 p.m. Feb. 28, 2016, to allow for ongoing renovations.

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February 8

Wheelhouse Studios Artist-in-Residence Discusses Racism through Performance Art

Wheelhouse Studios student artist-in-residence Tiffany Ike presents The DROPS Project, an interactive performance art piece, at the Play Circle Theater in Memorial Union on February 11 at 7 p.m.

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November 24

52nd Annual Hoofer Ski & Snowboard Resale

The 52nd Annual Hoofer Ski & Snowboard Resale, the largest sale of its kind in the Midwest, will happen Saturday, December 5, from 9 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, December 6, from 9 am to 3 pm in Varsity Hall at Union South.

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September 15

Madison.com: Relax, people, the Terrace will be even better

Published by: Wisconsin State Journal editorial

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September 8

Outdoor UW makes camping accessible for all

The Wisconsin Union's Outdoor UW makes it easy to escape the hustle and bustle of city and campus life and experience a different part of Wisconsin for a night, a...

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September 3

Campus Farmer's Market at Union South

The Wisconsin Union is again hosting a weekly farmer’s market every Thursday from September 3 through October 22 at Union South from 10 am to 2 pm.

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September 2

Construction Resumes at Memorial Union 9/1/15

The Memorial Union Reinvestment will be in full swing of the final phases as of Tuesday, September 1. Although part of the building and Terrace will be under construction, the entire west...

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September 1

WKOW: UW students enjoy final days before Memorial Union Terrace closes for construction

Published: 8/26/15Author: Gordon Severson“MADISON (WKOW)– At UW-Madison campus, the changing of the seasons can best be told through the Memorial Union Terrace chairs, coming out in the Spring and leaving...

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September 1

Madison.com: Most of Memorial Union, Terrace closing next week for final phase of renovation

Published: 8/26/15Author: Nico Savidge“Standing on Union Terrace Tuesday afternoon, the unseasonably cool weather felt like the latest sign that summer on this iconic corner of the UW-Madison campus was coming...

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September 1

Suffield Times: UW-Madison’s Memorial Union to shut down for renovations

Published on 8/25/15Author: Times Staff“Madison — The guts of the Memorial Union at College of Wisconsin-Madison — together with the Union Terrace with its sunburst yellow, orange and inexperienced metallic...

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September 1

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW-Madison’s Memorial Union to shut down for renovations

Published 8/24/15Author: Karen Herzog“Madison — The heart of the Memorial Union at University of Wisconsin-Madison — including the Union Terrace with its sunburst yellow, orange and green metal chairs —...

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August 31

#TerraceScope: A Tour of the Terrace

Watch a tour of the the Terrace and Memorial Union to learn about what’s coming in September 2015 with the Memorial Union Reinvestment.

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August 31

Kenosha News: UW upgrade: Memorial Union to begin renovation

Published August 8, 2015Author: Mary Bergin

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August 31

Wausau Daily Herald: $52M UW Memorial Union upgrade nears

Published August 5, 2015Author: Mary Bergin

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August 31

2015 Terrace After Dark Lineup

The Wisconsin Union Directorate proudly announces the 2015 Terrace After Dark Summer Music and Film schedule, listed below.

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August 31

National Championship Game Watch in Union South and Memorial Union

On Monday, April 6, the Wisconsin Union will host the official on-campus NCAA men’s basketball championship game watch at both Union South and Memorial Union.

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August 31

Upcoming Memorial Union & Terrace Renovation

The Memorial Union and Terrace will undergo renovations this fall as part of the Memorial Union Reinvestment (MUR).

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August 24

Union Terrace Renovation

The Memorial Union and Terrace will undergo renovations this fall as part of the Memorial Union Reinvestment (MUR).

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August 24

Channel 3000: Part of Union Terrace to close for renovation

Published On: Mar 26 2015 12:20:53 PM CDT

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August 24

Hoofer Winter Carnival 2015, February 2 - 8

For Immediate Release: 1/26/2015

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August 17

UW-Madison News: Terrace renovation presents opportunity to enjoy other Union spots

Published: 8/27/15Author: Devin Lowe“This fall brings a chance to find a new cozy spot at the Memorial Union while some old favorites close for renovations.Part of the Terrace will close Sept.

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August 4

Last Chance Input Session

Will be held: Monday, September 22, 2014, 5 - 7pm

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