People & Events

Chicago More than 90 people attended the Bradley University Black Alumni Alliance Student Send-off for the newest class of Bradley students in June.

Peoria Nearly 150 alumni and friends gathered at the Central Illinois Bradley Alumni Chapter Bratfest in August, including, front row: Stephen G. Petrany ’04, Mike Davis ’75 and Katy Ferguson ’04. Back row: Ken Pope ’67, Becky Cox Petrany ’07, Glenn Ross, MBA ’87, Emily Johnson Weeks ’08 MSA ’08, Megan Holder Hinrichsen ’05, Kyle Lewis ’04, Erica Gibbs ’07 M.A. ’09 and Ray Smith ’64.  

St. Louis More than 25 alumni from the St. Louis Area Bradley Alumni Chapter welcomed current students and their families for a send-off picnic at Stacy Park in August.  

Los Angeles Nearly 30 alumni in the Los Angeles area attended a pregame party at Mohawk Bend followed by a Dodgers vs. Cubs game at Dodger Stadium at the end of August. Among those who watched the Dodgers’ victory were Tami Lane ’96, Chris Marsh ’92, Daina Kudirka Shuster ’82, Jonathan Buss ’94, Paul Gullifor, Janine Corwin ’00, Heidi Rotbart, Terri Catalano ’82.  

St. Louis Over 90 alumni and friends spent part of their Labor Day weekend in St. Louis at Busch Stadium to see the Cardinals face the Pirates and enjoy the amenities of a party suite.  

Chicago Alumni and friends from the Chicago area welcomed Director of Athletics Dr. Chris Reynolds and men’s basketball head coach Brian Wardle in August during a reception at the Chicago Marriott Oak Brook. From left, Bruce Hauter ’79, Justin and Shea Hauter.  

Peoria More than 180 students, alumni and family members were welcomed back to the Hilltop at the Legacy Student Open House during Move-in Day including (front row from left) Mary Ann Burling Weindel ’73 and Frank Weindel. (Back row from left) Zach Fuelberth ’18, Joseph Woodruff ’19, and Susan and David Woodruff.  

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