African American Alumni & Friends Reunion

African American Alumni & Friends Reunion
When: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, 2017
Where: 3105 Student Union
To request disability accommodations (accessible seating, interpreting, closed captioning, FM systems, etc.), contact Vickie Bain at or 608.785.8489.

The fun will begin on Friday, Oct. 20 for an informal social at the Student Union, The U!  On Saturday morning, alumni will have the opportunity to meet current African American students and hear about the campus master plan.  The evening dinner will include a presentation by Dr. Jim Parker, a history of multicultural initiatives on campus, and recognition of Jerome Johnson, former admissions counselor.

Friday, October 20
6 p.m. - Casual gathering
3105 Student Union
$5 per person

Saturday, October 21
9 a.m. - Breakfast Buffet
2130 Grandad Bluff Room Student Union
Student panel/BSU members: What does it mean to be African American in La Crosse?
Vice Chancellor Bob Hetzel: Update on campus master plan
$12 per person

11 a.m. - Campus tour by student Vanguards
First floor lobby Student Union

1 p.m. - Football vs UW-Oshkosh
Roger Harring Stadium, Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex
General Admission tickets available at the gate. 

5:30 p.m. - Dinner
2130 Gradad Bluff Room Student Union
Keynote Speaker: Dr. James Parker - History of Multicultural initiatives at UWL
Campus Climate Update
Recognition of Jerome Johnson, former admmission counselor
*Please bring a non-perishable food item
$20 per person

Online registration is closed. To register call the Alumni Association at 608-785-8489.