The Holland Festival Park Bandstand in Cedar Grove, WI is a long way from Camp Randall Stadium. But on Saturday, July 30, 2016, the two cultures merged resulting in UW Badger madness and small town happiness.
Luis Arroyo, class of 1998, has been promoted to partner at Michael Best & Friedrich. He is a member of the Labor and Employment Relations Group representing employers in a range of labor and employment matters, particularly in the areas of employee defection and recruitment.
From rural Wisconsin, Floyd Radel, came to the UW in 1940. Lonely, he begged to return home. His father said he must stay. Floyd graduated in 1944 with a degree in accounting from the business school. Ever since then, he and his wife, Ruth, “bled” Bucky red.
My father, Elliott Sweet, graduated from UW in 1948. As I read through the pages of On, Wisconsin! (my husband is also a graduate) I realize my father, who has written delightful memoirs, might have something of interest to the readers of your magazine. I have extracted a portion concerning his summer work with the Wisconsin Geological Survey in 1946:
My daughter graduated from UW Madison in December with a degree in Education with ESL certification and has secured a position in the MMSD but her Student Teaching opportunity thru the UW was priceless .