Category Archives: contests

December 6th, 2017

At College Library’s all-staff meeting in September, staff received a training from the Office of Sustainability Green Office interns. At that training, both students and permanent staff learned about the […]

October 18th, 2016

For the 18th year, College Library is pleased to sponsor the Great Pumpkin Contest! Guess the weight of the four “pumpkins” next to the Info Desk (to within a tenth of […]

March 11th, 2016

For the 4th year in a row, the UW-Madison Libraries are hosting a 64 book bracket to mimic the NCAA basketball tournament. Voting for favorites titles begins on March 17 and twice […]

October 22nd, 2014

For the 16th year in a row, College Library is pleased to sponsor the Great Pumpkin Contest! Guess the combined weight of the two large pumpkins next to the Info […]

December 21st, 2013

Your votes are in and the winner is: everyone’s favorite Dean of Students, Lori Berquam, in the Broomball photo! Thanks to everyone for participating in the fun Retro Photo contest […]

December 19th, 2013

Vote (retro style)! Cast your paper ballot for the best of the finalists in the Retro Photo Contest by noon on Friday. 1st floor Information Desk. Continue to color and […]

October 21st, 2013

It’s time once again to guess the weight of the pumpkin on the first floor of College Library. $100 goes to the UW student who guesses closest to the actual […]

October 16th, 2012

It’s time once again to guess the weight of the pumpkin on the first floor of College Library. $100 goes to the UW student who guesses closest to the actual […]

October 21st, 2011

It’s time once again to guess the weight of the pumpkin on the first floor of College Library. $100 goes to the UW student who guesses closest to the actual […]

September 2nd, 2011

On Thurs., Sept. 1, students following clue #11, “night owls love this particular @UWMadLibraries known for its house party each fall” located College Library and registered to win prizes in […]