Alum says “yes” to marriage at swing

The swing outside of Graff Main Hall holds a lot of significance for UW-L alums Jenn O’Neill and Michael Hemmer.
After meeting as seniors on the UW-L Student Senate, O’Neill and Hemmer started dating. Their meeting place between classes and before dates was always the swing.

UW-L’s Karla Stanek receives excellence award

If you want to know how many years Karla Stanek has been on campus, just count the windows in her new Centennial Hall office. Three. One for each decade. Stanek, director of Career Services and the Academic Advising Center, has been helping students land internships and jobs since 1976.

A picture perfect parade

If you didn’t catch the UW-L Alumni Band and Alumni Pompons making their way down the Oktoberfest Maple Leaf Parade route, you can find photos here.

Upcoming events

The Alumni Association is planning various upcoming events in October and November. It all starts with Family, Friends and Alumni Weekend Friday, Oct. 14 through Sunday, Oct. 16. Check out the schedule of events including a fish fry, football game, campus tours, various social gatherings and more.

A Lantern will lead the way…

A Lantern. It has been a symbol for UW-L alumni for more than 80 years. Now, it’s the name of our university’s alumni publication and online newsletter. In addition to the name change and redesign of the magazine and newsletter, the Alumni Association has updated its lantern logo.