Day of the Badger: April 16-17, 2024

Day of the BadgerNews: Day of the Badger: April 16-17, 2024 is an annual campus-wide day of giving. For 1,848 minutes on April 16 – April 17, alumni, friends, faculty, and students come together to celebrate and support UW.

How to Participate:

  1. Celebrate UW! Come together with other Badgers by wearing red and showing your love for and pride for UW-Madison.
  2. Give back! Gifts made to the Department of History during Day of the Badger help us to provide today’s students with opportunities for learning, professional development, and success. By paying it forward, you can ensure that future classes of students receive an excellent education and have opportunities to pursue their passions.
  3. Share your Support! Post on social media to share your support for UW-Madison and the Department of History. Use the hashtag #dayofthebadger and tag @uwhistorydept on Instagram, @UWHistoryDept on Twitter/X, and UW-Madison Department of History on Facebook.

Day of the Badger launches Tuesday, April 16 at 10:12am and ends Wednesday, April 17 at 5:00 pm. Visit for more information!