WAA: Motor City Badgers Founders’ Day Celebration

April 18
CANCELED, more info below.

We’ve been monitoring rapidly changing conditions and new information about the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Following recent recommendations from public health officials and guidelines established by UW–Madison leadership, we have decided to cancel all alumni events through April 30, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by this cancellation, and we appreciate your continued support of UW–Madison.

Forward is our driving spirit …”“On, Wisconsin” lyrics by Carl Beck

The UW has been changing lives and moving the world forward since it was founded. Join us for an exciting Founders’ Day gathering to celebrate everything we love about our university. When Badgers connect, great things happen!

About the Program

Enjoy a special presentation:

Educating the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs at UW–Madison


Dan Olszewski ’87 — director of the Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship at the Wisconsin School of Business

Stick around after the event to enjoy a local beverage and play games like cornhole, giant Jenga, and ping pong!

Cost and Inclusions

$40 per person
$35 for 2010–19 grads
RSVP by April 4.

The event will include a buffet dinner and a full cash bar.


4 p.m. Check-in
5 p.m. Dinner
6 p.m. Program
7 p.m. Event concludes

Additional Information

Free fenced-in parking is available outside the brewery.


If you have questions regarding directions, accessibility, or other event details, contact Gianluca Mantovano ’10, ME’17 at gianluca.mantovano@gmail.com. You may also contact Frank Murkowski ’76 at francis.murkowski@gmail.com.

Organized by WAA: Motor City Badgers.

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