jim wand

All-time UWGB favorite

Like a swallow to Capistrano, hypnotist Jim Wand has been returning to campus each fall with his crowd-pleasing, persuade-student-volunteers-to-follow-amusing-suggestions routine since time immemorial.  We couldn’t locate a date for Wand’s first visit — fittingly, nobody seems to remember — beyond a 2009 article that said his annual show had been a student union staple for “25 or 30 years.”