Running in the Family

Posted by cservaes on September 17, 2012 in Uncategorized

It wasn’t much of a surprise to her family when Macy Harsch chose Ottawa University. After all, Harsch’s mom, Wendy Wawrzewski, ran cross country at OU and her grandfather, Mike Wawrzewski, was on the men’s soccer team in the 60s. And Harsch knows how they both feel about their...

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Single Mom Success

Posted by cservaes on September 19, 2011 in "Academic Programs", Alumni, "Current Students", Uncategorized

When Hope Blackmon sets her mind to something, she usually accomplishes it. “When one of my brothers graduated with his master’s degree, I looked at my family tree and realized I was the only one who had just a high school diploma,” says Blackmon. She soon began attending...

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The Processional

Posted by cservaes on September 17, 2012 in "Academic Programs", "Current Students", Faculty/Staff, Uncategorized

Like the opera star who has performed in public many times, the Faculty Marshal dons his academic apparel, checks to see if his cap is on correctly, checks last-minute notes before motioning to the flagbearers to assemble - all the while feeling the adrenalin surfacing like so many commencements...

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Tributes to Wayne Angell and Sherwin Snyder

Posted by cservaes on March 21, 2012 in Uncategorized

To read tributes to Dr. Wayne Angell, click Wayne Angel Tributes To read tributes to Dr. Sherwin Snyder, click Sherwin Snyder Tributes

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Unlabeled - Unique Internship Leads to LA

Posted by cservaes on March 12, 2012 in "Academic Programs", Aiden, "Current Students", internship, music, "rock music", Uncategorized

When Shyla Shank first heard the band Aiden playing, she never imagined the places she would go or the people she would meet as a result. Shank heard the heavy metal band play for the first time in the summer of 2006. She became good friends with the members, keeping in touch with them and...

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Upcoming OU-WI Events

Posted by Paula Paine on September 4, 2013 in Alumni, Community, "Current Students", Uncategorized, "Upcoming Events", Wisconsin, "Your OU"

OU-WI will host its second annual Alumni Recognition event on Thursday, October 10 from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Westmoor Country Club.  Alonzo Kelly will be the speaker. Register here! The Wisconsin campus also co-sponsors the Waukesha County Business Alliance breakfast series, a...

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Campus Love

Posted by Paula Paine on February 2, 2014 in Faculty/Staff, "Kansas City", "The College", Uncategorized, "Your OU"

The Menningers By Kristen Howell, Campus Editor in Chief; Photo by Lindsay Dahl Click here to read the story on the Campus website. Theirs is a story that serves as a reminder that a lifelong love can be born at even the most ordinary and unexpected moments. Gaynia’s grandmother had a...

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