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@lumni Newsletter November 2002

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Alumni News

The UW-Green Bay @lumni Newsletter is Up and Running
This marks the first issue of the UW-Green Bay @lumni newsletter. This monthly publication will highlight alumni activities, events, class notes and campus happenings. If you would like to receive the newsletter at a different e-mail address or would prefer not to receive it, please e-mail the alumni office at or call (920) 465-2586.

UW-Green Bay Launches New Alumni Website
UW-Green Bay and the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association have joined forces to create a new alumni website. The new site contains on-line class notes, volunteer opportunities, alumni awards, lost alumni, alumni update forms and more. Check it out at

 Alumni pictured at the Fox Cities Reception are John Newcomb, '89, Luann Dorvinen, '87, and Mark Dorvinen, '88. UW-Green Bay Visits Fox Cities
UW-Green Bay recently headed south to UW-Fox Valley for the 1st Annual Fox Cities Regional Reception. The November 6 event for alumni and donors, featured remarks by Chancellor Bruce Shepard and new men's basketball coach Tod Kowalczyk, among others. The evening allowed UW-Green Bay faculty and staff a chance to update alumni on what's new on campus. To check other alumni events, click on the alumni events calendar at

Speaking of Class Notes...
We have expanded the class notes section of Inside UW-Green Bay magazine and created an on-line class notes section as well. Now all we need is your news! If you have a new job, received a promotion, just got married, had a baby, received special recognition or just have some news, go on-line to our website or e-mail it to

Distinguished Alumni Award Call for Nominations
The Alumni Association is currently seeking nominations for the 2002 Distinguished Alumni Award. Eligible candidates include living graduates who hold either an undergraduate or graduate degree from UW-Green Bay. Selection criteria include:

• Personal accomplishments in their field.
• Civic responsibility and contributions to their community.
• Continuing interest in the University.
• Highest integrity in professional, public and personal relations.

If you know of someone you would like to nominate, go on-line at or contact Shane Kohl in the Alumni office at (920) 465-2586 for more information.

A crew removes the Shoe Tree, knocked down by a strong summer storm.The Shoe Tree is Back
For those of you who may have missed it, a strong summer storm knocked down one of UW-Green Bay's oldest traditions...the Shoe Tree. But have no fear...the Shoe Tree is back and better than ever. Thanks to the hard work of several students and staffers, a new tree was dedicated earlier this month near the Ecumenical Center. For more on the story, click on the Green Bay Press-Gazette's coverage at

The Fourth Estate is Now Online
UW-Green Bay's weekly student newspaper can now be viewed on the web. To follow the latest campus happenings, click on


Alumni Events

December Commencement
Saturday, December 21, 2002 - Weidner Center - Noon

Women's Basketball Alumni Day
Saturday, February 1, 2003 - Phoenix Sports Center

Alumni Awards Night
Saturday, March 15, 2003 - University Union
Join us we recognize the recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award, Distinguished Service Awards, and Honorary Alumnus Award.


Class Notes

Mary Pieschek '89, Green Bay area public relations expert and business ethicist, has been invited to present her seminar, "ETHICS: The Best PR Money Can't Buy" to the Public Relation's Society of America's International Conference in San Francisco. She earned her degree in philosophy from UW-Green Bay.

Lisa Panure '97, is in her first year of the master's program at Indiana University where she is working toward a degree in public administration with an emphasis in non-profit management. She is employed with Conseco and received her degree from UW-Green Bay in social change and development.

Cory Zibung '01, surveyor and CADD technician, has joined Mead & Hunt Engineers, Architects, Scientists and Planners, Green Bay. He is experienced in operating total stations, data collectors, transits and levels for airport, highway and public utility projects. He also has experience in air photo interpretation GIS, environmental planning and environmental impact analysis. He earned his degree in environmental policy and planning.

To see more class notes, or to submit your own, go online at

To learn more about what's happening at your alma mater, visit the Alumni Relations Web site.

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