Eric Obscherning (’15) promoted to Senior Consultant at C&M International in Washington, D.C.

Eric Obscherning was promoted to Senior Consultant at Crowell & Moring International, a global policy and government affairs consulting firm and an affiliate of Crowell & Moring LLP, effective January 1, 2020.

Kirsten Schuder, BA’91 has won The Medical Cannabis Award as the Best Grower/Consultancy in the Mid-Atlantic U.S. for “Farming Industrial Hemp Not Your Daddy’s Tobacco”

Three months after the publication of Kirsten’s book, co-authored with Dr. John O’Connor, Ph. D. and Shawn Valor, the authors were granted an award from the Global Health and Pharma organization in Great Britain.

Obituary for Dennis Taylor

Dennis Taylor passed away May 21, 2019.

’05 Grad Proposes in Front of Buckingham Fountain; Bucky Happened to Be Nearby: Reid Otto

Reid Otto ’05), Principal of St. Paul’s Lutheran in Bremen, IN proposed to Angie (Pape) Helgeson after the BTN B1G Ten 10K in Chicago on August 11th.

Alumni Open Wisconsin Cheese Store on State Street: Melissa McNulty, Kenneth McNulty

Wisconsin Cheese Mart, founded in Milwaukee, WI, in 1938, and owned by UW-Madison alumni Ken and Melissa McNulty, opened its second location at 119 State Street, Madison, WI, on July 1. The McNultys, who met while attending UW-Madison and married in 1993, bought the Wisconsin Cheese Mart from its previous owner in 2003. Tremendous growth […]

Kathleen Pertzborn ’07 and Andrew Reiter MA’05, PhD’11 Welcome Daughter

Kathleen Pertzborn ’07 and Andrew Reiter MA’05, PhD’11 welcomed a daughter, Honora R. Pertzborn-Reiter, in May 2019.

Bill (William) Rodriguez Receives North Street Book Prize

After retiring from thirty-three years of teaching English at James Madison Memorial High School, W. R. Rodriguez, MA ’75, completed The Bronx Trilogy: Three Books of Poetry about The Bronx. Recently, From the Banks of Brook Avenue, the final book of the series, was awarded first prize for poetry by the North Street Book Prize.

Peter Cameron ’05 launches journalism nonprofit investigating Wisconsin government

Peter Cameron, a 2005 graduate of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication and veteran of the Daily Cardinal, has launched a reader-supported journalism nonprofit called THE BADGER PROJECT which investigates Wisconsin state government.

Christy Brooks earns George Tipler Award

Christy A. Brooks, Shareholder at von Briesen & Roper, s.c. received the George Tipler Award for Distinguished Service in School Law.

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

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