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Photo of Tunnel Bob from the Badger Herald

Ask Abe: Pay Much Attention to the Man Beneath the Campus

I am wondering about an interesting character who at UW-Madison in the late 1970s and early ’80s — Tunnel Bob. My roommates and I encountered him one evening as we made our way through the steam tunnels underneath campus. Any idea if Tunnel Bob continues to patrol the caverns of the UW heating system?

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All by My Self-ie

Go behind the scenes with Badger Insider staffers as they see what happens when you give a Badger a selfie stick.

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Cuts to Funds and Tenure Dominate UW Budget

After months of discussions and meetings, the Wisconsin legislature’s Joint Finance Committee acted on the UW System budget in late May, giving a clearer picture of the situation that UW-Madison will face over the next two years.

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Walking Bucky

You learn a lot about a Badger when try to walk with him across the Terrace. For example; he really likes large dogs, but gets upset when students are trying to study. Go behind the scenes with Badger Insider staffers as they try to keep Bucky moving.

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Bros for Life

Herb Kohl ’56 and Bud Selig ’56—two of the most well-known and influential men from Wisconsin. Today, they share the honor of each receiving a 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award. But they’ve shared much more than that in their seventy-some years of friendship.

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The Badger Funner Summer List

This fair city is chock full of fun things to do in the summertime, whether you're a student taking a study break or an alum on an adventure back to your alma mater.

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