Top 12 Unique Museums in the Big Ten

As promised, to follow up my “Top 12 Large Museums in the Big Ten”, here is my list of the top 12 smaller, more unique museums around the conference. You might need to search further to find these gems, as …

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big Ten

Contributor Grant Gannon ranks his favorite Big Ten Marching Band Traditions:

Photo courtesy of osumarchingband.com

1. Script Ohio- Ohio State
Ranked No. 1 on my list, and Sports Illustrated’s top college football tradition from the August 22, 2011 issue, is …

Marching Bands in the Big Ten

As you walk past the concession stand, you smell grease from the burgers, you hear the shouts of thousands walking past you, but what stands out most is in the sound off into the distance. It’s so faint, but it …

Tailgating with Wine

Add some class to your Red Solo Cup…purchase these perfect Tailgate Wine Glasses on Etsy.com, or make your own.

Wine is always a good beverage choice for tailgating. From a crisp, cold Sauvignon Blanc for a warm day, to a …

The Ritual of College Football

The words of Woody Hayes illustrate best what we all feel as Big Ten fans, the passion for history and traditions that surround a Saturday football game day in this video from the OSU Alumni Association:

Top 12 Student Run Activities in the Big Ten

Students around the Big Ten make a BIG impact on their communities and the conference every year by organizing numerous events. Some of the biggest and best fundraising, community service events, and educational activities are run by students. Here are …

Tailgater Monthly Tips

Tailgater Monthly magazine gives a few of their suggested tips for setting up the best tailgate with these videos:

Top 25 Football Traditions?

Script Ohio comes in at #7 on the list.

We came across this list of “Top 25 College Football Traditions” on the Yahoo! Contributor Network. Only five of these are from the Big Ten! We’d beg to differ …

Iowa River in Pictures

The Iowa River is a well-known landmark for Iowa City residents, as it divides the University of Iowa campus into two main parts: the east and west side. The Iowa River provides a scenic view and flourishing wildlife enjoyed by …

Favorite Places to Grab a Bite in Iowa City

Iowa City is more than just “home of the Hawkeyes,” but also the home to a variety of delicious, locally-owned food joints. From to famously-delicious diner food, to artfully prepared gourmet sushi, Iowa City offers a host of unique dining …