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Distinguished Alumni Awards 2006

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Alumni Association honored five graduates at a reception and dinner held April 29 in the Phoenix Rooms of University Union on the campus.

Photo: Phoenix Rooms with guests visiting before dinner

Receiving Distinguished Alumni Awards were William Gollnick, chief of staff for the Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin; Betsy Hendrickson, an honorary chairperson of the UW-Green Bay capital campaign; and Paul Linzmeyer, president of Bay Towel, Inc. Outstanding Recent Alumni Awards were presented to David Lamers, Kaukauna, and Veronica Brieno Rankin, South Range, Mich.

Photo: Guests seated and eating dinner at Distinguished Alumni Awards event.

A nice crowd was on hand for the event in the Phoenix Rooms of University Union.


Photo: Mary Lou and Jim Majewski receive award and bowl from Chancellor Shepard.

Jim and Mary Lou Majewski accepted an "Honorary Alumna" award from Chancellor Shepard on behalf of their daugher, Kathy, a student at UW-Green Bay when she died in 1999. Her parents have created a scholarship in her memory at UW-Green Bay. Chancellor Shepard also presented them with one of his handcrafted wooden bowls.


Photo: Betsy Hendrickson, second from right, poses with her husband and friends.<br>

Betsy Hendrickson (above, second from left), and Paul Linzmeyer (below, second from right), both recipients of Distinguished Alumni Awards, celebrate with friends and family.

Photo: Paul Linzmeyer, pictured with family and friends, at the Distinguished Alumni Award reception.


Photo: William Gollnick poses with friend and family at the Distinguished Alumni Award event.

William Gollnick (above), a Distinguished Alumni Award winner, and Veronica Brieno Rankin (below, center in white), an Outstanding Recent Alumni Award winner, enjoy their moment with family and friends.

Photo: Veronica Brieno Rankin poses with family and friends at the Distinguished Alumni Award event.


Photo: Veronica Brieno Rankin poses with family and friends at the Distinguished Alumni Award event.

David Lamers (center with award), a recipient of an Outstanding Recent Alumni Award, celebrates with a group photo and smiles to go around.