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Our Mission

Upper House is a center for study and gathering
at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

We welcome
all who long to EXPLORE
the LIFE of the mind
and the QUESTIONS of the soul.

Events, Learning Cohorts, and More

PRESENCE—Illuminating Black History, Faith, and Culture

Steve Prince

Sep 17 12:00pm CDT

PRESENCE—God in the Modern Wing (Reception and Lecture)

Bruce Herman

Sep 17 6:00pm CDT

PRESENCE—Art for Social Change (An Interactive Workshop)

Leah Samuelson

Sep 18 9:00am CDT

PRESENCE—God in the Modern Wing (three special events)

Cameron Anderson, Walter Hansen, Bruce Herman, Steve Prince, and Leah Samuelson

Sep 17 12:00pm CDT

How to Fight Racism — Learning Cohort for Dane County Pastors and Clergy

Sep 23 12:00pm CDT

Faith & Co: Serving Customers — Learning Cohort (Sept 30-Nov 18, VIRTUAL)

John Terrill & Jean Collins

Sep 30 7:45am CDT

Reconciling Biblical Scholarship and Theology: Scot McKnight and Hans Boersma in Conversation

Sep 29 7:00pm CDT

Redeeming Your Time: 7 Biblical Principles for Being Purposeful, Present, and Wildly Productive

Jordan RaynorSerial Entrepreneur and Author

Oct 28 12:00pm CDT

Divine Encounters: Great Books of Modern American Spirituality — Learning Cohort

Dan HummelCohort Leader

Sep 15 9:00am CDT

Full Calendar

Open Study Hours, Meeting Rooms, and Events

Students —Individual study space is available Monday-Friday, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Faculty and Staff — Meeting rooms are available for groups, in alignment with UW-Madison policies.

Attendees of events or learning cohorts — Registration is required. Our full event descriptions and email confirmations include meeting details with links, when appropriate, to any offered virtual channels.