Photo gallery Winter’s white encroaches on autumn gold
The autumn leaves on campus were still in their full golden glory when the season’s first snowfall came on Oct. 29. Students bundled in their winter coats enjoyed a beautiful landscape of golden leaves covered with white snow.
A heavy wet snow – the first of the season – coats golden tree leaves on Bascom Hill.
Music Hall looks resplendent amid the snow-covered trees.
Snowy branches frame a view of the Wisconsin State Capitol's dome.
The first snow fell before most leaves dropped from the trees, as winter encroached on autumn.
Two women stop to take a selfie as a heavy wet snow coats Bascom Hill.
A woman walks in front of Bascom Hall after the early season snowstorm.
Pedestrians — on foot and longboard -- walk along Observatory Drive on the snowy morning.
Pedestrians walk past tree foliage and patches of melting snow on Bascom Hill.