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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Acronyms

A4W
Alumni For Wisconsin
ACA
Alumni College Abroad (or Alumni Campus Abroad)
ACP
All-Campus Party
ALS
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. (also CALS)
APT
American Players Theatre
BB
Badger Bridge
BHS
Bascom Hill Society
BI
Badger Insider magazine or business intelligence
BLC
Badger Leaders Conference
BOV
Board of Visitors
BOY
Badger of the Year (award)
BUO
Bucky’s Urban Odyssey
CALS
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
CeO
Center for Educational Opportunity
CSPKS
Chancellor’s & Powers-Knapp Scholarship Programs
DAA
Distinguished Alumni Award
DCAA
Daily Cardinal Alumni Association
DDEEA
Division of Diversity, Equity & Educational Achievement
DOG
Day of Game (as in a football package)
DOL
Day of Learning
DOW
Dinners On Wisconsin!
DTA
Distinguished Teaching Awards
FD
Founders’ Day(s)
FTH
Fill the Hill
FUF
Forward Under 40 Award
GHS
Global Hot Spots
GPU
Grandparents University ®
HC
Homecoming
HEC
School of Human Ecology (also SoHE)
HFA
Home Field Advantage
HOCO
Homecoming Committee
L&S
(College of) Letters & Science
LCICE
Learning Communities for Institutional Change and Excellence
MAC
Madison After Class
MCHC
Multicultural Homecoming
MIW
Made in Wisconsin
OED
Office for Equity & Diversity
OMAI
Office of Multicultural Arts Initiative
OW
On Wisconsin magazine
PEOPLE
Precollege Enrichment Opportunity Program for Learning Excellence
RG
Recent Grads
SATC
Success and the City
SNC
Student Networking Committee
SoHE
School of Human Ecology (also HEC)
SON
School of Nursing
STD
Save the Date
TAR
Traveler Appreciation Reception
TOWS
The On Wisconsin Society (the former Homecoming Court)
TRS
The Red Shirt™
UWBAA
University of Wisconsin Band Alumni Association
UWF
UW Foundation
VHS
Van Hise Society
WAA
Wisconsin Alumni Association ®
WARF
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
WASB
Wisconsin Alumni Student Board
WN@L
Wednesday Nite @ the Lab (also WN@tL)
WN@tL
Wednesday Nite @ the Lab (also WN@L)
WPC
Women’s Philanthropy Council
WPR
Wisconsin Public Radio
WPT
Wisconsin Public Television
WSB
Wisconsin School of Business (also BUS)