50 Year Celebration Events

Art in the Library: Bold Beginnings
Dec 17, 2018
Bold Beginnings, a display of digitized photos highlights founding moments and daring first steps at UW-Parkside.

Martin Luther King Day
Jan 21, 2019
Martin Luther King Day.

Civil Rights Panel Discussion
Feb 13, 2019
Time and place TBD.

Reunion: an exhibition featuring faculty and alumni of the UW-Parkside Art Department
Feb 14, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Reception for an exhibition featuring faculty and alumni of the UW-Parkside Art Department.

CBEC Advisory Board Career Panel
Feb 20, 2019 | 12 p.m.
Members of the CBEC Advisory Board will offer job search and career planning advice.

"Bold Beginnings" History Lecture and Reception
Mar 12, 2019 | 4 p.m.
Emeritus Professor of History Laura Gellot presents the history behind UW-Parkside's founding.

Science Night
Mar 13, 2019 | 7 p.m.
Exciting presentations and lectures about various math and science topics and issues.

MUSIC: Parkside Wind Ensemble and Community Band
Mar 14, 2019 | 7 p.m.
 A concert of wind masterworks, featuring student soloists. $10 Adults / $5 Children

Parkside Biennial Small Print Exhibition Reception
Apr 4, 2019 | 4 p.m.
Parkside Biennial Small Print Exhibition Reception. 

Sociology Spring Mini-Conference
Apr 5, 2019 | 9 a.m.
Location TBD.

Executive In Residence
Apr 9, 2019 | 7:45 a.m.
Breakfast, Lunch and 2 presentations by guest of honor, EIR alumnus to be determined.

50th Anniversary GBSAA Celebration
Apr 20, 2019 | 7 p.m.
Social for Alumni of a CBEC Graduate Program. $25/person

Celebrazione Italiana
Apr 26, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Celebration and Fundraiser.

Closing Ceremony/ Open House
Apr 27, 2019 | 1 p.m.
Open house for the community to launch into the 50 years.

Teresa Peck Award Presentation
May 2, 2019
Presentation on the history of the award, Teresa Peck; 2019 winners will be announced.

Nonprofit Breakfast 2019: Celebration of 50 Years of Community Engagement
May 3, 2019 | 7:30 a.m.
Please join us for the 16th annual Nonprofit Breakfast hosted by the Community Engagement Office. This event is a celebration of community partnerships, and we look forward to highlighting some of the exciting projects and initiatives happening in Kenosha and Racine. Connections made at this event often result in community-based...

WSMA / Wisconsin School Music Association State Solo and Ensemble Festival
May 4, 2019 | 8 a.m.
Over 2,000 music students_from southeastern Wisconsin middle schools and high schools, as well as parents, directors, judges, and volunteers are involved in the festival.

MUSIC: Jazz Ensemble Concert
May 7, 2019 | 7 p.m.
$10 Adults. $5 Children.

Public Speaking Night
May 7, 2019 | 7 p.m.
The bigger the crowd, the better the experience for a lineup of students hand-picked by their peers to represent their class in a high-energy speech competition designed to transform classroom presentations into a full-on and friendly public speaking battle.

Science Night
May 8, 2019 | 8 a.m.
Exciting presentations and lectures about various math and science topics and issues.

MUSIC: Parkside Alumni Concert Band
May 11, 2019 | 7 p.m.
Featuring alumni musicians and conductors from 50 years of bands at Parkside.

Commencement
May 18, 2019 | 10 a.m.
Commencement ceremony.

Beta Gamma Sigma
May 19, 2019 | 6:30 p.m.
Invite only. Ceremony and dinner. 

Computer Science Student and Alumni Picnic
May 19, 2019 | 11:30 a.m.
Picnic for Computer Science students, faculty, and alumni. RSVP for the event. Invite only.