Been There – University of Wisconsin-Madison

Starbucks Been There – University of Wisconsin-Madison is a mug for a prestigious institution known for its rich history, vibrant traditions, and iconic symbols. The University of Wisconsin-Madison, often referred to as UW-Madison or simply Wisconsin has established itself as a hub of academic excellence and a center for innovation.
Founded in 1848, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has a storied past that has shaped its identity. Initially named the University of the Territory of Wisconsin, it became the first public university in the state and the birthplace of the Wisconsin Idea.… Read more

Been There Ornament – Wisconsin

The cow from the Starbucks Been There Ornament Wisconsin is pretty cute. There are also:
– cheeses – Wisconsin is probably one of the largest cheese-producing states in the US. Here is the quote from New York Times article: “Cheese is the state’s history, its pride, its self-deprecating, sometimes goofy, cheese head approach to life”.
– apples – this is because apple is the leading fruit crop in the state
– beer – that’s for Milwaukee, the “Brew City” and the home of the four greats (Pabst, Miller, Schlitz, and Blatz)… Read more

Been There – Wisconsin

Starbucks Been There Wisconsin mug is somewhat cute, thanks to that cow on the front of the mug. I also see a little maple syrup bottle. I didn’t know Wisconsin is known for it, need to read about this state more and write my findings here.… Read more