Advancement News

Use of One Alumni Place for Campus Advancement Events

August 1st, 2018

WFAA is now taking reservation requests for One Alumni Place and related spaces. Beginning in November 2018, the spaces will be available for select campus-sponsored advancement events. Availability for campus events will be balanced with WFAA uses for alumni relations and engagement, Alumni Park visitor services, and other advancement purposes. Learn more and request space.

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2019 Forward under 40 Award Nominations

July 1st, 2018

Know of a fantastic young graduate who embodies the Wisconsin Idea in their daily life? Nominations for the 2019 Forward under 40 Awards are open now through September 1, 2018.

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Little(ish) Free Library

July 1st, 2018

We love sharing our stories with you, and we encourage you to share them in your own alumni communications. Here is a comprehensive list of where to find our alumni- and campus-focused stories.

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2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards

July 1st, 2018

Read about this year’s Distinguished Alumni Award recipients: Carol Baumann ’54 (L&S); John Bollinger ’57, PhD’61 (COE); George Hamel Jr. ’80 (L&S); Ann McKee ’75 (L&S); and Chi-Yun “Allan” Wong MS’73 (COE).

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WFAA Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

July 1st, 2018

Aiming to increase the number of alumni of color who are involved with the University of Wisconsin–Madison and its programs, the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA) has developed a strategic plan for diverse engagement, released in April.

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Alumni Note Cards Now Available

July 1st, 2018

Alumni Notes Cards provide a great way to encourage all alumni to share their stories and stay connected with fellow Badgers and their alma mater. Request some today.

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RE Wisconsin Event Submissions and Toolkit

July 1st, 2018

This fall, WFAA is inviting alumni to reconnect with the UW, relive some of the memories, reengage with university life … basically, RE Wisconsin. Find out how to have your unit’s events featured.

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Donor Acknowledgement Report

April 27th, 2018

Learn about the new Donor Acknowledgement Report (formerly the Donor Stewardship Report), created to help streamline your stewardship efforts and ensure donors are thanked properly and effectively.

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