So You Want to be a Bager…in the Band?

Badger Band performs On Wisconsin

If you want to be Badger, if you want to be in the UW marching band, you have to know the steps.

“I don’t know anyone else who does our marching style. It is similar …

Iowa City’s Cold Treat Competition

University of Iowa student Caitlin Scott taste-tests some of Iowa City’s best ice cream, gelato, and frozen yogurt: 

Capanna Coffee and Gelato
Capanna serves premium gelato—the Italian twist on ice cream. The local shop crafts their artisan gelato on the …

Wineries Around the Big Ten

The Big Ten is not only home to world-class universities and outstanding sporting events, but Big Ten country also produces some divine mid-western wine within miles of campus.

Visit these wineries while on your tour of the Big Ten, and …

Steinbrenner Band Center offers State-of-the-Art Facilities for OSUMB

Although we may disagree on nearly all points of rankings, players, and NCAA sanctions – one thing about Big 10 Football is distinct– the undying support that each team receives from its Marching Band. No other conference exhibits such quality …

Frank Lloyd Wright Treasure in West Lafayette

West Lafayette might seem an unsuspecting place for a Frank Lloyd Wright designed home. However, tucked away on a heavily wooded, sloping, one acre lot just a few blocks off of from the north-west corner of the Purdue campus, sits …

Lincoln Breathes New Perspecitve into a New Yorker

Megan Duan of Smithsonian Magazine was born and raised in the vibrant, tense, confusing world of New York City. At age 29, she gave it up to spend four years in Lincoln, Nebraska. Her time in Husker country gave her …

Dane County Farmer’s Market Tops in America

Eating Well Magazine has included Madison’s Dane County Farmer’s Market as one of their Top Farmer’s Markets in America.  We say the Dane County Farmer’s Market is a “must” while visiting Madison. Join the throngs of Badger fans as …

“50 College Stadiums, Campuses and Shrines to See Before You Die”

Bleacher Report has named their “50 College Stadiums, Campuses, and Shrines to See Before You Die”. University of Wisconsin Campus comes in at number 32. Other Big Ten sites include Ohio State’s The Shoe, The Pink Locker Room inside Iowa’s …

Krannert Center Teaches Dance to People with Parkinson’s

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Krannert Center for the Performing Arts offers monthly dance classes to people with Parkinson’s in the Champaign-Urbana area. Dance instructors Kate Kuper and Marianne Jarvi offer what some call a ‘support group’; stretching, simple dance moves, …