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@lumni Newsletter July 2003

[ Alumni News | Alumni Events | Class Notes ]

Alumni News

Richard J. (Dick) LieblNew Residence Hall to be Named for Richard J. Liebl
The newest residence hall at UW-Green Bay will be named for general contractor Richard J. (Dick) Liebl, whose company has built 15 residence halls on campus. The building, featuring "suite-style" apartments with private bedrooms and shared kitchens and bathrooms, will be dedicated on Monday, September 8.

The building will be the second of three new 120-bed residence halls to open at UWGB between 2002 and 2004.

For more information, click on

Worst Roommate Stories … This Month's Online Question
Since we're on the topic of residence halls, this month's alumni question will center on roommate horror stories. Was your roomie a bit loud, a bit strange, a bit over the top?

Let us know your best roommate horror story via e-mail at We'll keep the names secret, but we'll post a few responses in the August edition of the @lumni Newsletter.

Tina Sauerhammer '99Miss America Pageant to Feature UWGB Graduate
Tina Sauerhammer '99, UW-Green Bay's youngest graduate ever, was recently named Miss Wisconsin and will soon compete for the crown of Miss America.

For more on her journey, check out a recent Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel profile at

Phoenix Sports Center Project Moves Forward
Planning for an updated and expanded Phoenix Sports Center took a major step forward last month with a key endorsement from the commission that oversees state facilities development.

The proposed Students Sports and Events Center would include seating for 3,000 to 4,000 as the home of UW-Green Bay women's basketball and site of major activities including commencement, student concerts and special events.

For more on the State Building Commission's vote and additional information on the project, click on

Participants at past Alumni Golf OutingScholarship Golf Outing Date Set for 2004!
While the 2003 Scholarship Golf Outing held last month is being celebrated as a great success, the organizing committee is already planning for next year's event. The 23rd annual outing will be held on Saturday, June 12th at the Shorewood Golf Course on campus.

For more information, or to add your name to the registration mailing list, contact Shane Kohl, Director of Alumni Relations, at (920) 465-2586 or vie e-mail at

New Address? New Job? Let Us Know.
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Alumni Events

University Convocation
August 26, 2003 — UW-Green Bay Campus

Fall Commencement
December 20, 2003, 11:30 a.m. — Weidner Center

Scholarship Golf Outing
June 12, 2004 — Shorewood Golf Course


Class Notes

Tom Anderson '78 joined IOgistics, a knowledge based logistics company, in February 2003, after spending the past 17 years with Schneider National, one of the largest truckload carriers and logistics companies in North America. At IOgistics, Anderson is accountable for providing customer service and operational excellence to existing customers and onboarding new customers. He leads the financial and administration functions for the company. Anderson's degree is in business administration.

Annette VandenHeuvel '86 was recently awarded the Joyce E. Wilcox Memorial Staff Award at UW-Oshkosh. The award is presented to the staff person who best exemplifies what the Head Start program is all about. Annette has worked at UW-Oshkosh's Head Start program since 1990 as a home visitor, center manager, family service worker and now, in her current position, as enrollment and recruitment manager for the past four years. She earned her degree in human development.

Rick Warpinski '91 is the new manager of the Shorewood Golf Course on the UWGB campus, after working for 10 years in the University Union. Rich earned his degree in business administration and psychology.

Andrew Gurka '03 will be attending graduate school at Loyola University, Chicago, where he will also serve as a graduate hall director. Gurka received his undergraduate degree in political science.

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