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Reasons to Miss the Old Union South

Spring 2021

The austere building had its charms.

A Concert Series for the Ages

Fall 2019

The Wisconsin Union Theater makes sure the 100th-anniversary season is something special.

Union Weddings

Spring 2019

The Wisconsin Union has hosted hundreds of weddings during the past 90 years.

Terrace Chairs

Spring 2019

The sunburst design is sure to spark fond memories. Do you know when it was created?

Play Time

Fall 2018

For nine decades, Memorial Union has been a favorite spot on campus for fun and games. See how it's changed and how it remains the same.

Photo Gallery: Union Theater Concerts

Spring 2018

In October 2017, when Steve Miller played a concert at the Union Theater, he became just one in a long line of…

5 Quiet Places on Campus

From football Saturdays to live music on the Terrace, campus life can be loud. But there are coves of unexpected calm and seas of serenity if you know where — and when — to look.

Distinguished Lecture Series

Winter 2016

Photo by Jeff Miller

UW–Madison’s long-standing tradition of fearless sifting and winnowing is rekindled each year through the

Terrace time

Spring 2016

Students get an early jump on Terrace time in March 2015. Temperatures soared into the sixties, giving Madisonians a chance to get some sun…

Wish you were here …

Fall 2014

Union Terrace, June 14, 2014, 9 p.m. 71 degrees Wish you were here.

Taking the Plunge

Fall 2014

Newlyweds Matt Hill and Jessi Hill ’12 pose for a photographer at the Memorial Union’s swimming pier on a June evening before heading to their wedding reception at Tripp Commons.

Raise Your Glass

Summer 2014

Everything old is new again at Der Stiftskeller.

Warm Hearts, Warmer Climate

Spring 2013

A couple enjoys the benefits of record warmth near the Union Terrace.

Out with the Old, in with the Older.

Winter 2012

Newly discovered documents shed light on the Union Theater’s history

Can You Dig It?

Winter 2012

Campus gets a new-look lakeshore.

Stage Two

Spring 2012

Memorial Union scales back its plan to renovate the theater lobby.

If You Want to Be a Badger …

Winter 2011

To earn your red and white stripes, you need to know a few things about Wisconsin traditions and rituals, past and present.