Eugene Shoemaker, Arts ’83, Dent ‘1989 was awarded the 2016 Wisconsin Dental Association Lifetime Achievement Award, recognizing his contributions of time, energy and expertise to organized dentistry throughout a 27-year career. He is a general dentist who lives and practices in Waukesha, Wis.
Roberta Palenica Nadel, Jour ’83 was promoted to nurse coordinator of the Pediatric Palliative Care team at Levine Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, N.C.
Mary Sullivan Josephs, Arts ’82 founder and CEO of Verit Advisors, was named a member of the International Women’s Forum. The forum was founded in 1982 in the United States and today spans six continents and 74 local forums representing 33 nations.
Tula Connell, Jour ’82 published Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee, University of Illinois Press, 2016. The book examines grassroots political challenges to Milwaukee’s socialist mayor, Frank Zeidler (1948–60), during an era of escalating racial polarization and suburbanization, forces that continue to influence city politics today. She earned a doctorate in American history from […]
Dorothy Arimond, Bus Ad ’82 received the Temple Law Alumni Association 2017 Distinguished Service Award. She was also recognized as president-elect of the association at the annual meeting. The Support Center for Child Advocates, an organization that provides pro bono legal representation for abused and neglected children in the Pennsylvania area, nominated her to serve […]
Monica (Schlickman) Oliver, Sp ’81 received the President’s Award from Christ the King Prep, the Cristo Rey Network school in Newark, N.J., for ongoing commitment to building an urban school for students of limited resources.
Richard Leinenkugel, Bus Ad ’80 is president and chief beer merchant for Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co. in Chippewa Falls, Wis. The brewery is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year.
Melaine (Shannon) Rothey, Arts ’79 was elected to a three-year term on the Pennsylvania Bar Institute Board of Directors. She is a senior attorney at Jones, Gregg, Creehan & Gerace LLP and heads the firm’s domestic relations department. She is immediate past president of the Allegheny County Bar Association Board of Trustees.
Ralph Weber, Arts ’78 was named a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is a partner at Gass Weber Mullins LLC and has been practicing law for 34 years.
Mike Walker, Bus Ad ’78 released his book The 1929 Sino-Soviet War: The War Nobody Knew, published by University Press of Kansas. The book provides a complete account of a profoundly consequential clash of great powers between the World Wars.