"I was going head-to-head with graduates from every Ivy League school and yet I was able to handle the Accenture curriculum better than all but one of the other 250 people in our new-hires class…."
Dean Sivley, 1980
President and CEO
"For 22 years, Kim Adriano ('79) called the corporate world of SC Johnson her professional home. Then the phone rang... "
Ms. Kim Adriano, 1979
"There were some incredible teachers here in the science department, they made it really fun .... It was just an incredible opportunity."
Dr. Jean Grueter, 1976
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
"It didn't take me long to realize that the pre-health program at Parkside was every bit as effective as any place else in getting you into medical school."
Dr. Tom Niccolai, 1975
Aurora Health Care
"I had a very successful tenure at UW-Parkside in large part due to the expert faculty who were my mentors and role models."
Dr. Richard L. Eckert, 1975
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department Chair
University of Maryland School of Medicine
"I was always impressed by the openness and accessibility of all my professors. It led to a great education and college experience. "
Allen Luke, 1974
Manager of Special Events
Walt Disney World
"The lessons I learned at UW-Parkside--decision making, time management, social skills, and the expectation of excellence in all endeavors--still apply to my everyday activities."
Robert J. Toeppe, 1973
Wisconsin Plating Works
"I had three superlative professors of economics – Dick Keehn, Larry Duetsch, and Richard Rosenberg – who convinced me to pursue economics in graduate school..."
Ms. Jasmina Boulanger, 1973
Vice President, Legal and Compliance
Conexant Systems, Inc.