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1. Grainger High: This is a cutting, yet endearing, reference to the Wisconsin Business School's Grainger Hall. The term likens the b...
2. Red Gym, The: Affectionately known by students also as "Bowser's Castle."
3. Forward. Thinking.: "Forward" is the motto for the state of Wisconsin. "Forward. Thinking." is a play on the state motto used by the U...
4. Best Damn Band in the Land: Also known as the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Marching Band. Also referred to as the "hardest working band in...
5. Laugh fo lot: It's not "Laugh fo lot", it's "Laugh a lot". Laugh fo lot doesn't even make sense! LaFollette is one of Madison...  
6. Chastity Chad: Former nickname of Chadbourne Hall, a UW-Madison dorm that until the mid 1990s was female only.  
7. Backyard, The: The backyard of Witte Hall, which has a just-big-enough grassy patch for playing frisbee or a small game of footbal...  
8. Wisconsin Hodags: Wisconsin Ultimate Frisbee college team, 3 time national champion(2003, 2007, 2008)
9. WSOB: WSOB is a funny acronym that some people use at the Wisconsin School of Business. I never hear anyone say it aloud....  
10. Herzing University: A university in Madison that focuses on business, health care, and technology fields. They have a number of differe...  
11. Randall: Oldest elementary school in Madison located on Regent St.  
12. La Follette: La Follette refers to 1) Robert La Follette, former Wisconsin congressman, governor, and US Senator; 2) the La Foll...  
13. Greatful Red: It is actually Grateful Red  
14. Wisconsin School of Business: The Wisconsin School of Business has retained its "Wisconsin" name thanks to the $85 million donation made by 13 al...  
15. Herzing College: Now called Herzing University  
 
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