Posted 3:05 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023

Catch up on UWL alumni news from the past year.

Relive the top alumni news stories of 2022

It was a big year for UWL alumni. 

From achieving excellence in their field, to making a difference in their community, to setting an example for future generations, UWL alumni made their alma mater proud in 2022. 

As the calendar turns, take a moment to relive some of the year’s top stories. 

Catch up on more UWL news from 2022.


Wall of Fame inductees: Eight to be enshrined during Oct. 22 ceremony 

Leader of the Pack: Brian Gutekunst’s path from UW-La Crosse to general manager in Titletown 

Celebrating UWL track’s past and present: Alumni Weekend set for Jan. 13 and 14 

A voice for rural schools: Alum Jeff Eide starts leadership role with statewide alliance 

A farewell in photos: UWL alum reflects on six years as university photographer 

From dishwasher to ‘Iron Chef’: Known for Hmong cuisine, Yia Vang is a rising restaurateur  

A winning effort: Endowment scoring for men’s basketball program 

Back to school: Retirees enjoy opportunity to hit the books — at no cost 

‘A novel idea’: Alum starts mobile library serving Viroqua 

A tribute to Truman: UWL dedicates Center for the Arts to artist, alum Truman Lowe