Jackie Macaulay Auction 2017

Live Auction Items 

Here are a few of the great items that you can bid on this year at the live auction! For silent auction items, check out the Donations page.

Signed Packers Football: Catch this prize while it’s hot! This is a genuine football containing the signatures of the Green Bay Packers. Don’t let someone intercept this chance. GO PACK GO!

Biotech Brunch with Professor Alta Charo: A student favorite is back! For up to 5 students at Professor Charo’s home. Enjoy a brunch that will feature both old and new forms of biotechnology including fermentation, selective breeding, pest resistant engineered crops, and animals engineered to increase production.

Murder Mystery Party with Night at the Double Tree Hotel: Find the clues to the perfect evening! Attend the Dinner Detective’s 3 course Murder Mystery Dinner hosted at the Madison Double Tree, and stay the evening right at the Double Tree. A perfect date, or the best-friend evening you’ve been craving.

I Love the 90’s Tour and Saved by the Bell: “I’ll be there for you!” Enjoy two tickets to the ‘I Love the 90’s Tour, featuring favorites like Vanilla Ice, Salt n’ Pepa and Coolio to name a few! Included in this rad prize is a signed “Saved by the Bell” picture.

Signed UW Hockey Stick: SIEVE, SIEVE, SIEVE! Don’t be a SIEVE and let this prize soar by you! A signed UW Men’s Hockey Stick would make a great addition to any UW Crease Creature’s Cave!

Classics with the Classics: This classic addition to the Jackie Macaulay Auction gives 6-8 students the chance to sip cocktails with Professors Gaines, Sperling, and LaVigne, featuring several surprise guests. Classics with the Classics is your chance to hang out with some of UW Law’s finest.

Weekend in the Wilderness Package: Take the time off you’ve been dreaming of! Zip on over to the Wilderness Resort for two nights of bliss, access to the waterparks, and two passes to a zip line tour! Whatever you need a break from this is a great chance to get away to the Wisconsin Dells!

 UW Gargoyle: It’s back! The UW Law Gargoyle! This is your one chance to snag the little guy so don’t miss out! Donated by our very own Dean Raymond, this is the pride of the law school!

Signed UW Football Helmet: On Wisconsin! The signed UW Football Helmet is a unique and exciting feature for any Badger fan. Another once-in-a-lifetime chance at this special prize!

Oak Bank Box Tickets: Attend a UW Football game this fall in style! These are two tickets to a Badger game this upcoming season, buy you don’t have to stand outside! Any Badger game will be much better when you’re sitting in style in the Oak Bank Box! Just make sure you crack a window so you don’t miss out on our time-honored ‘Varsity’!

Buy your tickets before Thursday at 2pm!

You may now purchase tickets online for the 4th annual Jackie Macaulay Auction. Tickets are available for $25 for non-students and $15 for students. Make sure you buy your ticket by Thursday at 2pm to avoid an increase in price at the door!

Event Details

When and where is the 2017 Jackie Macaulay Auction?
The 4th annual Jackie Macaulay Auction will be held Friday, March 10, 2017 from 7 – 10pm. The event will be held at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery and is expected to gather law students, professors, practicing attorneys, and the greater Madison community. All are invited to attend!

What is JMA?
This silent and live auction is sponsored by the Public Interest Law Foundation and the Women’s Law Student Association at University of Wisconsin Law School. Proceeds from the auction will support UW-Madison law students committed to public interest law or advancing women’s issues. These students will receive scholarships so that they may pursue legal opportunities in a variety of unpaid positions.

Is food and beverage provided?
Of course! Beer, wine and appetizers will be served.

What else should you know?
While cocktail attire is suggested, you may come anyway that you want. Feel free to invite anyone as we encourage those not practicing in the legal field to join us for this great event. If you can’t make it, please consider donating an item.

Thank you to our sponsors!

This event is not possible without the help of our sponsors! Interested in sponsoring? Click here.


Boardman & Clark

Community Justice Inc.

Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.®

Hawks Quindel

Perkins Coie LLP

Wisconsin State Bar Public Interest Law Section

Stewart Macaulay