Ten stand-out University of Wisconsin Oshkosh alumni were chosen by the UW Oshkosh Alumni Association to be awarded for their achievements at the Homecoming 2014 Alumni Awards Celebration during Homecoming Weekend in mid-October.
Five alumni received the Outstanding Young Alumni Award, and five received the Distinguished Alumni Award. Here
Every day the world over, UW Oshkosh alumni are putting all of their brains, heart and courage to good use in their families, careers and communities. To celebrate these successes, join the UWO community for Homecoming 2014 in our new home—the Alumni Welcome and Conference
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Does art matter? Absolutely.
This music always rescues me, There’s a melody for every malady, Prescription: Song, you see. — Stew, Passing Strange
64 Antoinette (Harder) Durben (EHS) and ’80 (MSE), of Appleton, recently retired as a kindergarten teacher and is traveling to Australia and New Zealand.
66 Donald Roll (EHS) and ’74 (MSE), of Mayville, has retired as Williamstown clerk in Dodge County after 42 years.
68 Jane (Catencamp)
Art extends beyond the classroom, beyond the paintbrush, outside of a designer’s computer and is integrated into our daily lives.
Ruth (VanKeuren) Kelsey (EHS) ’36, Rockford, Ill., April 17, 2013
June (Ross) Konrad (EHS) ’38, Milwaukee, Nov. 14, 2013
Ruth (Hannis) Ruechel (EHS) ’39 and ’58, Oshkosh, Aug. 24, 2013
John Blake, last year attended ’43, Naples, Fla., Oct. 7, 2013
Hazel (Redford) Drebus, last year attended ’40, Oshkosh,
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