David Joseph Marcou, BA-’73, Wisconsin’s Most Prolific Author’s Personal & Professional Accomplishments As of 12-7-19

David Joseph Marcou has lived in London (1981), Seoul (1984-87), and US Midwest. He is a writer and documentary photographer of 1, 500 articles/essays/features; author of 15 plays, hundreds of poems, and 205+ books so far, including the award-winning 120+vol. ‘Spirit of America’ series.

Dr. Sylvestra Ramirez “Defining Moment” Feature in PT in Motion Magazine

Physical Therapy of Milwaukee’s Clinic Founder/Director/Physical Therapist Dr. Sylvestra Ramirez has been featured in the American Physical Therapy Association’s PT in Motion magazine.

PTM Awarded the Wisconsin Minority Business Award for Outstanding Small Business: Dr. Sylvestra Ramirez

Physical Therapy of Milwaukee’s Clinic Founder/Director/Physical Therapist Dr. Sylvestra Ramirez and her staff have been awarded the Wisconsin Minority Business Enterprise Award for Outstanding Small Business.

Milton Silva-Craig BA ’89, MBA ’93, JD ’93 Appointed to Sophia Genetics’s Board of Directors

Milton Silva-Craig BA ’89, MBA ’93, JD ’93 was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of Sophia Genetics, a Generation Investment Management portfolio company, focused on providing insight into new-generation health data.

Evelyn Lecia Keaton ’91 BA selected for Lawyers of Distinction 2019

Evelyn Lecia Keaton ’91, BA in History/History of Culture; Iron Cross class of ’90; WUD Theatre Arts; was selected for inclusion in the Lawyers of Distinction 2019 class for her work as a lawyer in the transportation law field in a logistics/ CDL subspecialty.

Michael J. Schostok joins Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard as Associate Attorney

Michael J. Schostok has joined the prominent Illinois personal injury law firm Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard as an associate attorney.

Tara Linhardt starts tour company

Tara Linhardt, who was featured in the UW Alum magazine in the Spring 2018, started her own tour company bringing people to Nepal.

The UW flag flies proudly at the SEED School of Miami: Melanie Damian

The University of Wisconsin flag flies proudly at the SEED School of Miami, a college-preparatory, public boarding school for disadvantaged students in South Florida, founded by Melanie Damian, a UW ’91 alumna.

Promotion to Associate Professor with Tenure: Deborah J. Cohan, Ph.D.

Deborah J. Cohan, Ph.D. (Wisconsin, Class of 1992) earned tenure and promotion to the rank of Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of South Carolina Beaufort.

Former Badger Athlete Inducted to the De La Salle HS Hall of Fame: Alexis R. Beecham

Alexis Beecham, class of 2010, along with 2 of her teammates from their 2005 4×100 relay team, received the DeLaSalle High School (Minneapolis, MN) Roberts-Reinhart Award.