People & Events

Alumni Weekend Alumni and friends gathered for a pre-game party at the Peoria Civic Center on February 12 during Alumni Weekend. 

Naples President Joanne Glasser was joined by alumni and friends, including Bob Viets, DON FITES, HON ’94, JOAN LORIG JANSSEN ’69, and Terry Schlegel on February 23 at the Vineyards Country Club. 

Los Angeles Students, alumni, and faculty gathered with President Glasser at the Hollywood Gala Reception at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles on January 12. Shown with President Glasser are, from left, EARL FELDHORN ’62, SCOTT RACINE ’72, and JAMAAL BUCHANAN ’99.

Des Moines Alumni watched the Bradley vs. Wichita State game at Johnny’s Hall of Fame on January 29. Back row, from left: JEAN ZARN SEELIGER ’00, Scott Seeliger, MELISSA GRONERT POPE ’99, STEVE POPE ’99 (holding their baby Dominic), Ellen Zarn, Lawrence Cunningham, BRANDY BURHANS CUNNINGHAM ’01, and RON ZARN ’69 MS ’71. Front row: Brooke Seeliger and Amanda Seeliger.

Phoenix President Glasser visited with Phoenix-area alumni at the home of JERRY HAYDEN ’59 and MARILYN KELLER HAYDEN ’61 on February 4.

Dedication of the Hayden-Clark Alumni Center will take place during Homecoming Weekend in October. Watch construction of the Alumni Center live at bradley.edu/webcams/alumnicenter. Add your name to the list of donors at campaign.bradley.edu/ssl/gift.

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Atlanta Alumni gathered at viewing parties across the country on January 29 to watch Bradley take on Wichita State. Atlanta alumni met at Bobby G’s Grill in Milton, Ga.  Front, from left: MIKE KOTLER ’66, LAURA NASH PILCHER ’80, and JIM PARMENTER ’68. Back: Ellen Wagner, BOB WAGNER ’76, and TOM SARGEANT ’87.

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Indianapolis Alumni in Indianapolis met at Buffalo Wild Wings. Adults pictured, front, from left: KEITH MUNDRICK ’09, and ANNE MUNDRICK ’09. Middle: MARY FLORIDIS HILTON ’88, and MARK HILTON ’88. Back: MIKE HEITZMAN, MBA ’09, Paige Heitzman, JASON PRESTON ’95, and LINH STEVENS PRESTON ’96.

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St. Louis St. Louis alumni watched the game from Indigo Joe’s Sports Pub and restaurant in Wildwood, Mo., owned by JEFF WIESS ’92 and BRETT BEITER ’93. From left: STEVE SCHILSON ’65, SARAH KWAK ’07, DOUG BUGALSKI ’94, ED TRUE ’54, Fran Schilson, STEVE THOMPSON ’05, TIM BERANEK ’75, KRISTIN SMITH LADEWIG ’93, Marilyn Beiter, BRETT BEITER ’93, and WALT BEITER ’62.

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Chicago Chicago alumni met at Bocce’s Sports Bar Grill in Matteson. From left: RENEE JONES WEBB ’74, NATALIE HILL ’97, ANTOINETTE WATKINS ’97, MIKE DAVIS ’75, and WANDA BOLTON ’73.

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Chicago Another group of Chicago alumni met at Four Farthings. From left: ABBEY DEPORTE ’08, RYAN LUEDKE ’07, MICHELLE FRICKE ’05, SARAH BURKER ’08, AJ BROWN ’06 MBA ’08, PAT WOOD ’04, and BRANDON KURZWEG ’08.

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Des Moines Twins Brooke Seeliger ,left, and Amanda Seeliger, daughters of Scott and JEAN ZARN SEELIGER ’00, met with the Des Moines alumni chapter at Johnny’s Hall of Fame.

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BRIAN MEISCHNER ’04 MBA ’07 cheers on the Braves from a viewing party in Dallas as they take on #1 seed Duke University on December 8. Almost 300 fans watched the game on ESPN2 from 24 viewing parties held worldwide.

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Washington, D.C. Bradley alums joined with the Duke Club of Washington for a joint viewing party on December 8 at James Hoban’s Irish Restaurant and Bar.  Back row, from left: OMAR TERRIE ’06, JEFF LINK ’05, Greg Knott, Bradley director of corporate and foundation relations, SARAH SHADNIA ’09, ZEPHANIE CUSTER ’09, and SHEILA CONSAUL ’80.  Front row: JARRETT CONWAY ’04 and BRIAN POLAKOWSKI ’05.