Campus honors 10, celebrates 100s at commencement
Hundreds of new University of Wisconsin-Parkside graduates were celebrated during ceremonies held Saturday, May 18, on campus. Chancellor Debbie Ford, UW System Board of Regents Vice President Michael Falbo, and Froedtert Health President and CEO Catherine Jacobson told graduates they are ready to use their education for the betterment of their communities, and themselves.
Alumni & Top Graduates honored
The university honored four alumnae during the programs: Dr. Jeanne Vedder and Dr. Mary Olson received Distinguished Achievement awards while Marta Kultgen and Becky Vojtko received Distinguished Service awards from the university's Alumni Association.
Outstanding Graduate awards were presented to Nicole Becker, Christopher Dunn, Catherine Hernandez, Robyn Hillberry, and Alyssa Kay. The Chancellor's Award, emblematic of the university's top graduate, was received by Karisa Laskowski.The complete story and video of both the 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. ceremonies are available online.