Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 11:30 PM CDT
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Madison Concourse Hotel
1 W Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703

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Special Rate of $139 per night, March 29 to April 2


Daily Cardinal Alumni Association
+1 877 843 3222 
Be in the room where it happens!
Celebrate the 125th year of the Daily Cardinal! 


Alumni and staff of the Daily Cardinal


The anniversary celebration of the founding of the Daily Cardinal with fellow alumni and current staff! An enjoyable meal and short presentation about the future of the Daily Cardinal gives way to time to talk and reminesce with friends old and new.


Grand Ballroom, Second Floor, Madison Concourse Hotel


Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 6:00 PM


The Daily Cardinal has reached a milestone that only five other student newspapers have reached: 125 years of publication.


RSVP now to get your seat for the big celebration!

You can pay now by credit card or PayPal or by check at the door.

Until February 18, we are only charging the cost of the meal, though donations would be appreciated. After that until our catering deadline, we are collecting an additional $25 donation.

If you still want to attend after that deadline, we are charging a late fee of an additional $25 donation!

Frequently Asked Questions

To help you plan your weekend, we have provided the answer to some common questions.

  1. Can I reserve a room at the Concourse?
    Yes! Follow this link for discounted prices through the weekend:  http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=1742838&hotelID=6388
  2. Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
    No, though alcohol is only served to those over 21.
  3. What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
    There are six public parking structures within four blocks of the Concourse Hotel.
    There are three public bus stops within two blocks. Union Cab is also available for a very reasonable rate from campus at +1 608 242 2000.
  4. How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
    Yes. Email events@dailycardinal.net or call +1 877 THE DCAA (843 3222).
  5. What's the refund policy?
    Refunds will be issued in full within two weeks of the event (March 17). After that date, the ticket will go to a student to allow more students to attend.
  6. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
    No, but it will help. We will have a list of registered attendees at the entrance of the event.
  7. Can I update my registration information?
    Email events@dailycardinal.net to update your information.
  8. Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
    Yes. Please email events@dailycardinal.net.

Alumni Talks

Saturday features a Daily Cardinal open house and talks to be given Cardinal alumni including:

More information and registration for these talks is coming soon!