Congratulations, Class of 2021!
Congratulations to UW-Parkside's December 2021 graduates. Here are some images from the celebration!
Alumni Spotlights
William "Bill" Seidel '72
William “Bill” Seidel is recognized as a 2021-2022 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. Bill has over 38 years of experience in the construction equipment industry, is an active member of his community, and has awards for his leadership. 

Read more about Bill.

UW-Parkside is currently accepting nominations for the 2022-23 awards. Nominate an alum by February 4th!
Alumni Business Owner- Gil Atanasoff '99
Gil Atanasoff owns Senior Helpers which provides in-home senior care.

“UW-Parkside provided a well-rounded set of classes in business and technology that gave me confidence to start my own business.”

Read more about Gil.

Alumni Updates
Aaron Kapellusch '98 recently became the General Manager for a National Commercial Disaster Restoration Company. Five months into the job, he was diagnosed with a brain tumor. After two surgeries and radiation treatments, he is now back to leading his team in Wisconsin, while taking experimental chemotherapy. Aaron is moving in the right direction with the support of colleagues from around the country.
Bruce Johns ‘97 started a new position at Allspring Global Investments as a Municipal Fixed Income Portfolio Manager. His role includes managing national mutual funds: Ultra Short Term, Short Term, Intermediate Municipal Bond Funds. As well as managing State Mutual funds: Minnesota Tax Free Fund, Pennsylvania Tax Free Fund and the Wisconsin Tax Free Fund.
Do you have personal or professional news to share - a new home, career changes, special achievements, and more? Let us know! Your personal contact information will not be shared. We look forward to celebrating you and your accomplishments. Some stories can even be featured in the upcoming Alumni Magazine.
Campus News
National Alumni Career Mobility Survey
Attention Parkside Alumni from the 2011 and 2016 classes! We want to hear about your professional journey since you graduated from UW-Parkside. Your feedback on the National Alumni Career Mobility survey will help us provide critical information about how well we are preparing our graduates.
Participate before January 15th, and you will receive a 10% discount at the Parkside online store, and your name will be entered into a raffle to win prizes.

Click here to participate.
Upcoming Events
Alumni Day at the Games
Saturday, January 22nd | 1pm
De Simone Arena

Join us on Saturday, January 22 for a double header basketball game as the Rangers take on Saginaw Valley State.

We’ve scored you: VIP seating for the Women’s game (1 PM) and Men’s game (3 PM), recognition at halftime, complimentary snacks and beverages, food from our Athletic Corporate Partners between games, activities for the whole family, behind the scenes tour of the newly enhanced Sports and Activity Center, UW-Parkside giveaways, an alumni only Ranger Store discount, and the opportunity to reconnect with former classmates.

RSVP by January 16th to secure your spot! 
Alumni Association
Alumni Wreath Making
The Alumni Association had a blast making wreaths with Hawthorne Hallow. Check out the pictures to see the creative wreaths.
Parkside Employee Alumni Group (PEAG)
Shelter Supply Drive- Thank you

The shelter supply drive was a success! The recipients were thrilled and appreciative. On behalf of PEAG, HALO, and the Women's and Children's Horizons, thank you to everyone who donated.
Holiday Sweet Treats Book
The PEAG Holiday Sweet Treats Book is still available online for supporters of the PEAG Endowed Scholarship benefiting UW-Parkside students. Click here to make your gift and download the collection of PEAG member's favorite recipes.
Alumni Giving- Halfway to our goal!
Rangers Give Back! Whether you choose to support scholarships, hands-on learning, academic programs, campus enhancements, athletics, or more, you help make student success possible. Make your alumni gift today and be counted!