Alumni News and Stories

Career news, life events and alumni success stories
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Your fellow alumni readers want to know want what you're up to these days. Share your news about job changes, promotions, awards/recognition, retirement, and family milestones with us. Class notes are featured in our Outlook email newsletter and annual magazine. 

Here are some common reasons to send us a class note:

  • A new job or promotion 
  • A baby or adopted a child
  • You got married or entered into an official union 
  • Published a book
  • A fellow alumni has passed away

Submit a Class Note

Career News

Tonya Wagner

Tonya Wagner `19 is the dean of Viterbo College of Business, Leadership and Ethics.

Career News 

Jeff Bzdawka

Jeff Bzdawka `85 is the chief executive officer of the Knowland Group.

 

Career News: new jobs, promotions, awards and retirements
  • Robert Spinti `54 received the Outstanding Eagle Scout for Chippewa Valley Council by the National Eagle Scout Association in 2020.
  • Jeff Bzdawka `85 is the chief executive officer of the Knowland Group.
  • Christy `91 and Paul `90 Nesja , launched Nesja Press, a letter press company that designs and sells printed greeting cards, art prints and broadsides.
  • Tonya Wagner `19 is the dean of Viterbo College of Business, Leadership and Ethics
Life events: births, marriages, anniversaries and deaths

Passings: 

  • Anton “Tony” Kotyza `57, June 22, 2021, Kewaunee
  • Marlene S. Chekanoff `71, June 11, 2021, Cape Coral, Fla.
  • Barbara Bell Abo `72, June 9, 2021, Boise, Idaho
  • Deborah Jane Ballinger `82, June 2, 2021, Bethlehem, Penn.

 

Our Outlook Magazine is an annual printed publication highlighting alumni success stories from across the country.

If you would like to submit an Outlook magazine story, please email alumni@uwstout.edu

 

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