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2017 Wisconsin Union Family Reunion

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THANK YOU FOR CELEBRATING WITH US

Reconnections through conversations, food, tours, student mini-TED Talks, Badger Game Watch, and more occurred for over 140 former Wisconsin Union student leaders and staff at the Union Family Reunion 2017!

PHOTOS

Enjoy many of our Union Family Reunion photos here and a story.

REUNION EVENTS (PLUS WUD events below)                                        

FRIDAY, 11/10 — MEMORIAL UNION 

  • 9-9:30 am: Memorial Union Historic Recognition
    (East steps of Memorial Union)
  • 3 pm: Shannon Hall Theater Tour with Ralph Russo
    (Sunset Lounge)
  • 3 pm: Memorial Union Tour (Sunset Lounge)
  • 3, 3:30 pm: Alumni Park Tours
    (Meet at the Welcome Plaza located between
    the Memorial Union and the Red Gym)
  • 5–7pm: Union Family Reunion Check-in
    (Sunset Lounge)
  • 5:30pm: Student Mini-TED Talks (Festival Room)
  • 5:30-7pm: WAA: The Wisconsin Idea--Alumni in Public Service
    Panel Discussion with Neil Willenson, Laura Klunder,
    Kaleem Caire, and Jim Doyle. One Alumni Place (enter
    through Alumni Park)
  • 6:30pm: Wisconsin Union Family Reunion Progressive Reception*
    ($0 with RSVP)

SATURDAY, 11/11  MEMORIAL UNION & UNION SOUTH

  • 8:30–10am: Gold Star Honor Roll (Memorial Union)
  • 11am-1pm: Alumni Park Pre-Game Open House (One
    Alumni Place, 650 North Lake St, enter via doors off
    Lakeshore Path)
  • 12 & 2pm: Alumni Park Tours (Meet at Sunset Lounge)
  • 3pm: Memorial Union Tour (Meet at Sunset Lounge)
  • 12:30pm-2:30pm (before 2:30 pm kickoff): Badger
    Bash Private Tailgate Brunch*
    (Preregistration was required Union South,$15) 
  • 2:30pm: UW Football Badger Watch (Union South Sett with DJ Lance,
    and in Sun Garden and Prairie Fire, Agriculture, on the Badger Deck Plaza,
    and in the Memorial Union in Der Rathskeller)
  • 3–4:30pm: Arts with Wheelhouse Studios (Wheelhouse Studios)
  • 7pm: Dinner and Celebration* 
    (This is 1/2 hour later than original due to the later Badger Football)
    (Memorial Union Tripp Commons, Preregistration was required, $20)

SUNDAY, 11/12  MEMORIAL UNION

  • 9–11am: Farewell Brunch*
    (Sunset Lounge, Preregistration was required, $15)

REGISTRATION

*Registration was required for the events denoted (total price for all events, $45). Guests are invited.
Registration Extended Deadline: October 31 (and also cancellation deadline for refunds). No registration required for all free events.  

LODGING

Lodging was provided by the following establishments:

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THANK YOU FOR HELPING TO GET THE WORD OUT

Thank you to those who became their group's informal ambassador coordinated by Darren DeMatoff at darren@goldleafdesigngroup.com

COORDINATION AND HOSTING

Union Family Reunion 2017 Coordinator Jim Rogers 

This event is hosted by the Wisconsin Union and The Wisconsin Union Association.

We look forward to reconnecting with your during your next Wisconsin Union visit. 

November 10th - November 12th

Location: Memorial Union Union South

Cost: $ 0–45.00 (based on event choices)

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