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@lumni Newsletter March 2003

[ Alumni News | Alumni Events | Class Notes ]

Alumni News

UW-Green Bay Women's Basketball team celebrates winning the Horizon League championship game.Women's Basketball Advances to NCAA Tournament Second Round
This season was one for the record books for the Phoenix women's basketball team. The team made history by being the program's first to advance to the second round of an NCAA Division I tournament. The Phoenix defeated the University of Washington, 78-65, Saturday, March 22. The win, televised nationally on ESPN2, set-up a second round match-up with the third-ranked and No. 1 seeded Bayou Bengals of Louisiana State University. The Tigers downed the Phoenix, 80-69, but only after the Phoenix pulled within five points in the final minutes of the game.

For more on women's basketball, and more Athletics info, click on the official Web site at

Alumni Awards Night Recognizes Ford, Taylor, Maino and more
Diane Ford '75 and Steve Taylor '79 were honored as recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Awards, held on campus March 15. Also recognized were John Maino (Honorary Alumnus Award), Pam Stoll '74 and Lisa Cribben '92 (Distinguished Services Awards) and Jay Hodgson '02 (Outstanding Master's Thesis Award).

Photos of the event can be found at

Cornerstone Dinner Recognizes Life Members of the Alumni Association
The 2003 Alumni Awards Night was preceded by the 2nd Annual Cornerstone Society Dinner. The Cornerstone Society is made-up of alums who purchased lifetime memberships in the Association prior to 1997 or who have made a major financial contribution to the Association since 1997. The dinner featured remarks by current Alumni Association President Suzanne Pedersen '95 and Chancellor Bruce Shepard.

Want to Join the Cornerstone Society?
If you are interested in joining the more than 130 alumni in the prestigious Cornerstone Society, please contact Shane Kohl, Director of Alumni Relations at (920) 465-2586 or via e-mail at Benefits for the Society include dinners with the Chancellor and invitations to special campus and alumni events.

Campus Photo of the Month
Need a new photo for your screensaver or computer wallpaper? We'll try to offer a little slice of campus each month. Check out this month's picture at

UW-Green Bay is Coming to Madison
UW-Green Bay and the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association are joining forces to host a reception for alums and friends of the University living in the Madison area. The cocktail and hors d'oeuvres reception will be held April 24th, 2003 at the Monona Terrace in Madison. For more information, contact the Alumni Office at (920) 465-2586.

Alumni corn tent volunteers at Bayfest.Time to be Buttered-Up at the Bayfest Corn Tent!
Now an alumni tradition, the Alumni Corn Tent at Bayfest is on again in 2003! The committee overseeing the 2003 Alumni Association Bayfest Corn Tent is currently looking for volunteers for shifts on June 12, 13, 14 or 15.

If you or your friends are interested in volunteering for a shift or two, contact the Alumni Office at (920) 465-2586.

Alumni Golf Outing Set for June
The 22nd Annual Alumni Scholarship Golf Outing will be Saturday, June 14 at Shorewood Golf Course, on campus. The outing, which provides funding for alumni scholarships and programming, includes golf, raffles, food, prizes and more. If you are interested in registering, or would like to sponsor a hole, please contact the Alumni Office at (920) 465-2586 or via e-mail at


Alumni Events

UWGB Madison-Area Reception
Thursday, April 24, 2003 — Monona Terrace
Join UWGB alums, faculty, staff and friends as we head to Dane County for the 2003 Madison-area reception. The event, which runs from 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., will include food, prizes, remarks from Chancellor Shepard, networking opportunities, and more.

May 24, 2003, Noon — UW-Green Bay Campus

June 12-15, 2003 — UW-Green Bay Campus

22nd Annual Alumni Scholarship Golf Outing
June 14, 2003 — Shorewood Golf Course, UW-Green Bay


Class Notes

Steve Huntington '77, has been selected as an officer for the Northeast Wisconsin Chapter of Financial Executives International. Huntington, who received his degree in managerial systems, is the vice president for finance of Northern Labs Inc., Manitowoc.

Janyse Bice-Allen '80, has joined Harbor Community Psychological Associates, Green Bay. She earned her undergraduate degree in social work.

Deanna (Ferrario) Malcore '96, has been named director of public relations and communications at N.E.W. Curative Rehabilitation Inc., Green Bay. Malcore, who previously served as a marketing assistant at First Northern Savings Bank, earned her undergraduate degree in business administration.

Lisa Reed '02, is working at The Daily News in Iron Mountain as the police beat and court news reporter. She also works in the features department. Reed, who resides in Kingsford, earned her degree in communication processes with a journalism emphasis.

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

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