Open Council Positions

Hoofer Council currently has several open positions that need to be filled. If you have some extra time this year, this is a great opportunity to help out Hoofers. Check out this page for a list of position descriptions. Positions Are:

  • Assitant Education Chair
  • Assistant Renovations Chair
  • Events Chair
  • VP Admin

To apply, please e-mail using the attached application, or bring it to the OPO

Position Description-Assistant Education Chair.doc29.5 KB
2011 Hoofer Council Chair Application_0.doc142 KB

Upcoming Fall Hoofer Events

Classes are underway and Hoofers has some upcoming events open to everyone!

Friday September 9th:

Union South Bash at Union South from 8pm-12am

Tuesday September 13th:

All Hoofer Kickoff at Memorial Union and the Lakefront from 7-10 pm

Wednesday September 14th:

Student Org Fair at the Kohl Center starting at 5pm

New Council Exec Board

The votes are all in and counted. Congrats to the Council Executives for 2011-2012:

  • President Angela Limbach
  • VP Administration Synjin Mrkvicka
  • VP Finance Michael Rugnetta
  • VP Programs Max Olsen
  • Secrtary Erin Umhoefer

As a reminder, the application for council chairs for 2011-2012 is still open through Friday, April 22nd. More information and the application form can be found on the post below.

Council Chair Position Applications

Now that elections are underway, it's time to start thinking about the rest of next year's council.
Hoofer Council has seven chairs:Development, Education, Events, Historian, Marketing, Rennovation, and Technology.
Council Chairs must submit an application and will be appointed by the newly elected executive board. Chairs earn a voting position on Hoofer Council, a resume-building leadership expereince, and $9 memberships to all Hoofer Clubs. Applications are open to everyone, though you must join a Hoofer club before you accept.
Applications, attached below, are due to byFriday April 22nd at 5pm.

2011 Hoofer Council Chair Application.doc142 KB

Hoofers Presents Banff Film Festival 2010


Want to travel to exotic landscapes and remote cultures without even leaving Madison? 

Well the BANFF Mountain Film Festival does just that! By bringing audiences up-close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports, the 2010/2011 World Tour is an exhilarating and provocative exploration of the mountain world. 
From approximately 260 films entered into the annual festival, award-winning films and audience favorites are among the films chosen to travel the globe.Join REI Madison and Wisconsin Hoofers when the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour brings the spirit of outdoor adventure to UW-Madison at the Barrymore Theatre on Tuesday, April 19th and Wednesday, April 20th at 7pm.

Want to be extra adventurous? Come join Hoofers Outing Club as they lead a group of BANFF film-goers on a bike ride to the Barrymore Theatre, leaving from Library Mall at 6pm. A free Bike Valet is provided while you enjoy the show!

Tickets are on sale at OR visit the Hoofers website for more information at