Winter 2017 Newsletter

Dear Alumni,

Welcome to the Winter 2017 edition of the alumni newsletter. Thank you for taking time to read the newsletter and reconnect with your alma mater! I hope you enjoy reading about our campus updates, news from your fellow alumni and much more. As always, be sure to share your news and updates with us. We love to hear from you!

Cassie Wickersham '11
Alumni Relations Director

P.S. Thank you to our alumni who have made a gift to support the College during this fiscal year. View a benefactor listing here.  

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Student Wins Major Award at American College Theatre Festival

Laura Meinders, a junior Theatre Arts major from Marshfield, Wis., was honored in January with a prestigious award from the 2017 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) for her work on Clue: The Musical specialty props. This year’s festival was held in Indianapolis, Ind.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Preparation for Service

“The majority of us are still in Dane County, and we’re still working in various aspects of community service: policing, nursing, social work, we’re very involved.”

Thursday, February 2, 2017

President Flanagan Elected to NAICU Board of Directors

Dr. Scott Flanagan, president of Edgewood College, has been elected to the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) Board of Directors. The announcement came this week at the close of the 2017 NAICU Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Professor Alan Luft Publishes Photographic Portraits Berlin

Edgewood College celebrates Associate Professor of Art Alan Luft’s Photographic Portraits Berlin. This new book is published by Kehrer Verlag, a German publisher specializing in photography, fine arts and culture.

Several photos of People from the page

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Winter 2017 Alumni Notes

Weddings, birth announcements, and more! Catch up with fellow classmates. 

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Edgewood College Named to ‘Best for Vets 2017’ List

Edgewood College has been named to the Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 list. The eighth annual rankings factor in the results of Military Times’ comprehensive school-by-school survey of veteran and military student offerings and rates of academic achievement.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Gerardo Mancilla Honored with Centro Hispano Award

Gerardo Mancilla, Director of Education Administration and Leadership in the School of Education, has been honored by Centro Hispano with the Roberto G. Sánchez Award.

Upcoming Events

In the Gallery-Robert Tarrell: Wander
3/3/2017 -Edgewood College Gallery, The Stream
Wander, an exhibition of paintings by art professor Robert Tarrell, will open on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Edgewood College Gallery. The exhibition runs through Thursday, April 13, 2017. An opening reception and celebration is scheduled for 5:00-8:00pm, Friday, March 3, 2017, in the Edgewood College Gallery. Learn more.

Illuminated Harmony
3/5/2017 - St. Joseph Chapel, Regina Hall
This special event features a fine arts collaboration that includes the Chorale, Chamber Singers, Women's Choir, Guitar Ensemble, and digital visualization by Isabel Rafferty, O.P. of the Art Department. Tickets are $10, and proceeds support the Edward Walters Music Scholarship Fund. Learn more and RSVP.

Concert Band
3/31/2017 -St. Joseph Chapel, Regina Hall

Jazz Ensemble
4/2/2017 - St. Joseph Chapel, Regina Hall

School of Business Executive Speaker Series: Perspectives on Value and Quality in Healthcare
4/19/2017 - Anderson Auditorium, Predolin Humanities Center
Please join the School of Business for a panel discussion with leading Wisconsin experts in the healthcare sector to discuss perspectives on how consumers, employers, payers and the government can derive more value and higher quality healthcare. Learn more and RSVP.

Student Art Exhibition
4/21/2017 to 5/14/2017- The Stream
A juried exhibition of student work using a variety of media.

In the Gallery: Alan Luft-Photographic Portraits Berlin
4/21/2017 to 5/21/2017 - Edgewood College Gallery, The Stream
Professor Alan Luft's exhibition celebrates his book of portraits documenting the changing demographics of Berlin since 1985.

Edgewood Chamber Orchestra
4/23/2017 - St. Joseph Chapel, Regina Hall

Student Directed One Acts
5/4/2017 to 5/6/2017 - Diane Ballweg Theatre, The Stream
Contemporary one-act plays directed by Theatre Arts students: Fresh, funny, thought-provoking and smart, this variety pack of plays showcases the talents of our students onstage and behind the scenes.

Concert Band
5/7/2017 -St. Joseph Chapel, Regina Hall

Emerald Club Reunion
6/20/2017 - Regina Hall
The annual Emerald Club luncheon will be held on campus to celebrate the 50th reunion for the class of 1967 with other alumnae who have previously celebrated this milestone.

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