Alumni and students gather at Alumni Park grand opening and Bucky statue unveiling
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Alumni and students gather at Alumni Park grand opening and Bucky statue unveiling

Alumni and students gather at Alumni Park grand opening and Bucky statue unveiling

After an hour of celebration and exploration of UW-Madison’s Alumni Park, visitors at Friday’s grand opening gathered for the unveiling of the new Bucky Badger statue.

The statue, titled “Well Red,” represents the forward-thinking vision of alumni and students who ponder what’s to come.

Designed by Douwe Blumberg, the artist behind “America’s Response Monument” at One World Trade Center, “Well Red” depicts a different kind of Bucky. He’s not the Bucky you see on the sidelines at football games, but rather a studious Bucky.

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