Huanbiao Mo PhD ’98 appointed dean of the Georgia State University Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions

Huanbiao Mo, nutrition professor and interim dean of the Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions, has been appointed dean of the college. Previously chair of the Department of Nutrition, he holds a joint appointment as professor in the Department of Chemistry.

Anand Kamannavar takes the helm as Global Head of Applied Ventures

Anand Kamannavar was appointed as the global head of Applied Ventures. In this role, he oversees Applied’s >$300M global venture investment portfolio of 80+ companies across 15 countries.

Tim Mattke is New Chairman of the Board

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc. recently elected Tim Mattke as Chairman of the Board; he joined the Goodwill Board in 2010.

Dan Cardinal (’98) promoted to Associate Partner at Beghou Consulting

Pharmaceutical sales and marketing firm Beghou Consulting recently promoted Dan Cardinal to associate partner.

UW-Madison alumna graduates as first U.S. participant in international business accelerator VV GROW: Amber Swenor

Founder of Strategic Partners Marketing, Amber Swenor, has completed a year-long global business accelerator for women entrepreneurs.

Michael D. Margulies Joins Carlton Fields

Michael D. Margulies joined the law firm Carlton Fields as a shareholder in the newly opened New Jersey office.

Michael Galaty Named Director of the University of Michigan Museum of Anthropological Archaeology

Dr. Michael L. Galaty, a 1998 PhD in anthropology, was recently named director of the University of Michigan Museum of Anthropological Archaeology.

Research project aims to identify levels, sources of water-borne microbes in Winneshiek County: Jodi Enos-Berlage

Research project aims to identify levels, sources of water-borne microbes in Winneshiek County, Iowa.

Coast-to-Coast by Bike: Steve Rankin

Steve Rankin (’98) celebrated turning 65 by riding his bike from Seattle to Boston.

Ladendorfs pen “Wildlife Apocalypse” cover story

Bob Ladendorf (MA ’77) and his son Brett Ladendorf (BA ’98) co-wrote the cover story in the July/August 2018 issue of Skeptical Inquirer magazine on the “Wildlife Apocalypse: How Myths and Superstitions Drive Animal Extinction.”