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Collaboration key to Union Theater’s success

March 12, 2008

Ralph Russo, cultural arts director of the Wisconsin Unions and Union Theater director, says that the magic experienced at the Union Theater is the result of a collaborative process: “We are not an ‘I’ organization; we’re a team. At the theater, students drive the programming and the staff works to support that. This arrangement is unique in higher education. Usually, campus performing arts facilities are not connected to campus/student unions.”

Recent sightings: Immediate seating

November 6, 2007

With the temperature hovering at 40°F and gusty northwest winds, white-capped waves on Lake Mendota slam into Alumni Pier at the …

Several changes at the Union

September 5, 2007

Memorial Union patrons will see some new features this fall.

Recent sightings: Hot summer nights

July 6, 2007

Audience members dance as hip-hop musician Baruch "Baba" Israel performs under the band shelter at the Memorial Union Terrace during the Union’s …

Recent sightings: Sunset sail

May 16, 2007

A man flying a powered paraglider makes a low altitude pass over people enjoying a sunset from the Memorial Union Terrace …