Keeping calm

At least one graduate had steady nerves ... or was trying to.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 4:43 pm

If you want to be a badger ...

Self-proclaimed 53-year-old Bucky mascot wannabe and nursing graduate Chris Jungkans near the Camp Randall Memorial Arch.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 4:41 pm

For the win

Communication arts graduate Danielle Maciver flashes the dub as she celebrates meeting her goal.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 4:38 pm

Go big red

Bucky high-tops make the outfit for one graduate hoofing it into the future.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 4:35 pm

Family affair

It's a family affair as a UW graduate poses for a photo at Camp Randall Memorial Park.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 4:29 pm

Self-aware

Commencement in the selfie stick era.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 4:25 pm

Diploma-cy

A proud grad shows off his reward for years of hard work.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 4:18 pm

Fashion statement

Individual fashion styles were on full display underneath the traditional graduation regalia.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 4:10 pm

Grad-itude

With appreciation, a tip of a graduate's hat to the proud parents.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 4:03 pm

Pedal power

One grad finds the best route to life after college is by bike — gown and all.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 3:58 pm

Banner day

Flag bearers make their way down the center aisle at the start of the commencement ceremony at Camp Randall Stadium.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 3:52 pm

All together now

The graduation ceremony was attended by approximately 5,800 bachelor's and master's degree candidates and thousands more of their guests.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 3:49 pm

Everybody jump

Graduates celebrate with one final "Jump Around."

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 3:47 pm

Hello, up there

A happy graduate spots a friendly face in the crowd.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 3:43 pm

When you say ...

Chancellor Rebecca Blank addresses the graduates and their families with a gesture of appreciation.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 3:39 pm

Katie speaks

Commencement speaker Katie Couric addresses the graduates and their families at UW-Madison's spring commencement ceremony.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 3:33 pm

Buckets list

UW graduates and basketball players Frank Kaminsky (center) and Josh Gasser (right) react to meeting journalist and commencement speaker Katie Couric.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 16 1:16 pm

Swish!!!

Graduates put their creativity on display with many decorated mortarboards, including this twist on a familiar slogan.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 1:13 pm

Field of dreams

Overview of graduates seated on the field. The commencement ceremony was attended by approximately 5,800 bachelor's and master's degree candidates.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 1:02 pm

Grandstanding

Guests in the stands look out at graduates seated on the field. Estimated attendance was 41,300.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:58 pm

Focusing on the field

A spectator puts high-powered binoculars to use to look for her graduate seated on the field.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:39 pm

Chair of the (mortar) boards

A group of soon-to-be-graduates pose for a picture in an oversized Terrace chair outside Union South before the start of commencement.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:31 pm

(Mortar) board of education

Soon-to-be-graduate Bethany Stieve, graduating in biology with a neurobiology option, puts her creativity on display with a decorated and Wisconsin-themed mortarboard.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:30 pm

It does compute

A group of soon-to-be-graduates with master's degrees in computer engineering pose for a photo outside Engineering Hall before the start of UW-Madison's spring commencement ceremony.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:22 pm

Words of wisdom

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Dean Kate Vandenbosch talks with Joseph Larkin, soon to graduate with a bachelor's degree in community [...more]

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:17 pm

Helmets greet mortarboards

Soon-to-be-graduates walk past a graphic of raised football helmets before the start of the spring commencement ceremony at Camp Randall Stadium.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:16 pm

Flying colors

Graduates put their creativity on display with decorated and Wisconsin-themed mortarboards before the start of the spring commencement ceremony.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

May 16 12:12 pm

Signature achievement

Katie Couric autographs a book belonging to UW graduate Jordyn Eisenpress following a reception for journalism graduates in Vilas Hall Friday.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 15 8:25 pm

Mentoring moment

Journalist Katie Couric speaks to a group of UW journalism graduates and their parents at a reception in Vilas Hall Friday night.

Bryce Richter
University Communications

May 15 7:52 pm

Sad ending

Hundreds of Badger fans melt into horror in Union South's Varsity Hall as they watch the Wisconsin men's basketball team fall to Duke. [...more]

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 11:54 pm

Sad ending

Hundreds of Badger fans melt into horror in Union South's Varsity Hall as they watch the Wisconsin men's basketball team fall to Duke. [...more]

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 10:12 pm

Nerve wracking

Things are getting a little tense in Varsity Hall. @jeffmiller_uwmad #uwmadison #badgers #MakeEmBelieve #BadgerMBB #FinalFour

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 10:09 pm

Thrill a minute

Varsity Hall was one of many Union South and Memorial Union official viewing sites filled to capacity — in crowd numbers, and noise levels. [...more]

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 10:02 pm

Hoop dreams

Savannah Schill is among hundreds of Badger fans cheering in excitement in Union South's Varsity Hall.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 10:00 pm

Varsity, varsity ...

Hundreds of Badger fans cheer in excitement in Union South's Varsity Hall. Photo by @jeffmiller_uwmad #uwmadison #badgers #MakeEmBelieve #BadgerMBB #FinalFour

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 9:42 pm

Badger red

The sea of red shirts gave Lucas Oil Stadium a home-court feel for the Badgers.

Nate Moll
University Communications

Apr 6 9:28 pm

High fives

There were plenty of high-five moments in the first half, as these fans found in the Sett at Union South.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 9:24 pm

Ready ... Sett ...

Hundreds of Badger fans cheer in excitement at The Sett in Union South as they watch the Wisconsin men's basketball team take on Duke.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 8:43 pm

Prime seats

Badger fans fill to capacity the 350-seat Marquee Theater at Union South and cheer in excitement as they watch Wisconsin take on Duke.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 6 8:42 pm

Prime seats

Badger fans fill to capacity the 350-seat Marquee Theater at Union South and cheer in excitement as they watch Wisconsin men's basketball team take on Duke.

Jeff Miller
University Communications

Apr 4 11:09 pm

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