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Student art show planned for April

March 25, 2009

The 81st annual student art show will be held from April 3-26 at the Porter Butts and Class of 1925 galleries at the Memorial Union.

State building commission OKs new Union building project

February 25, 2009

The State Building Commission has unanimously approved plans for the new south campus union.

Centralized arts ticketing system has new phone number

December 10, 2008

The Wisconsin Union Theater and Vilas Hall box offices announce a new centralized Campus Arts Ticketing system and phone number.

Order tickets now for Tudor dinners

November 19, 2008

The Memorial Union will hold the 75th annual Tudor Holiday Dinner Concerts next month, and tickets are now available.

Recent sightings: Waning days of summer

August 21, 2008

As the feeling of endless summer days begins to fall to earlier sunsets, a few quiet moments were recently enjoyed at the Memorial Union Terrace.

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 …