"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
"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.
"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
"It's the perfect school for me. Small classes, get to know people. I've had a great experience here. I couldn't have been at a better place."
"I instantly felt comfortable at UW-Parkside. The small class sizes and the compassion of the professors made me feel right at home."
Town Board Supervisor