Bascom Hall

College Administrative Building and College Academic Building
  • UW-Madison
    "handsome Abe Lincoln statue"(2 Tips)
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  • UW-Madison
    UW-MadisonAugust 27, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    This stately building is home to a handsome Abe Lincoln statue, the famous Sifting and Winnowing plaque and energetic Dean of Students @LoriBerquam. Read more
  • Wisconsin Idea
    Wisconsin IdeaAugust 3, 2011
    The statue of President Abraham Lincoln in front of Bascom Hall honors him for signing the Morrill Land Grant Act, which allowed the UW to purchase a 195 acre experimental farm in 1866 for $28,000.
  • Wisconsin State Journal
    Bascom Hall sits atop a drumlin formed by glacial deposits 18,000 yrs ago. For news, sports & entertainment on your iPad, download the new Wisconsin State Journal app! Read more
  • iSpot
    iSpotNovember 30, 2010
    Are you looking to get involved through study abroad programs. The Study Abroad Resource Center is the iSpot for you! http://www.studyabroad.wisc.edu
  • UW-Madison
    UW-MadisonOctober 4, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    You'll find the four computer kiosks in the west lobby (2) and outside Room 175 (2). Read more
  • JS F.
    JS FauquetNovember 5, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Visit the Study Abroad Resource Center in 250 Bascom to learn about how you can study abroad in over 60 countries.
  • Caroline S.
    Caroline SullivanOctober 13, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Bacon Hall is exactly one mile from the State Capitol.
  • Sarah N.
    Sarah NeubauerFebruary 6, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Clocks are always wrong
  • Nate M.
    Nate MollAugust 6, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    The six white columns on the facade are wooden tree trunks
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