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Together We Can Transform the World

For more than a century, Wisconsin School of Business graduates have left indelible marks on their companies, industries, and communities—and the world is taking notice. Now, we have the opportunity to strengthen our collective impact by redefining the bounds of business education. Together, we can help new generations of Business Badgers excel, so that they can address business challenges, inspire leadership, and improve lives.

Wisconsin Business Alumni Stay Connected

More than 40,000 strong and growing each year, Wisconsin Business Alumni (WBA) are eager to stay involved with their alma mater. The WBA network is your connection to business professionals all over the world, including top executives at leading Fortune 500 firms, successful entrepreneurs, community leaders, and passionate volunteers. Join this enthusiastic, dedicated network by reading the latest alumni news or networking with fellow Business Badgers.

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Homecoming photo of three Wisconsin School of Business Alumni
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Wisconsin Alumni Association and Resources

The Wisconsin Alumni Association offers alumni the chance to network, connect, and grow together. Learn more about chapters and groups to join, ways to volunteer, and events to attend. Connect with a community of UW alumni and friends using the alumni directory Badger Bridge. Gain access to the Job Boards and many other career resources.

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Stay connected with the Wisconsin School of Business by updating your contact information so we can stay in touch. Let us know how you'd like to get involved and we will send you information about the latest news and networking opportunities.

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Tell Us What’s New

Have you started a new job or changed careers? Recently received an award or an honor? Completed a major accomplishment or milestone in your career? Gotten married or welcomed a new addition to your family? Tell us what's new in your life. Or, read Class Notes in Update magazine.

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Networking Events

We care about connecting Business Badgers across the country and across the globe through engagements and networking events. Stay tuned for our upcoming social events and networking opportunities.

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Wisconsin Naming Gift

On October 27, 2007 a group of UW alumni made history by creating a naming gift in honor of the state and university rather than a single donor. Instead of naming the School for perpetuity, they named it for 20 years, so that future naming gifts could impact the School for years to come. For 10 years, we have carried the name Wisconsin School of Business—a School defined not by individuals but by a tremendous partnership. On this special anniversary, we honor our entire community of donors whose gifts of every size make a difference in all that we do.

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Latest News

Wisconsin School of Business alumni are making an impact on the world. Read the latest Business Badger news in Update Magazine, our annual Report to Investors, and our Alumni News blog. Find out what your fellow alumni are up to and check out some of their recent successes, inspiring stories, and interesting features.

UPDATE Magazine Fall 2017: The Fall 2017 issue’s cover story marks the 10th anniversary of the Wisconsin Naming Gift
UPDATE Magazine Fall 2017: The Fall 2017 issue’s cover story marks the 10th anniversary of the Wisconsin Naming Gift
Alumni Features

Update Magazine

Update magazine celebrates the many facets of being a Business Badger and tells the inspiring stories of accomplished alumni, dedicated scholars, and passionate learners. The Fall 2017 issue's cover story marks the 10th anniversary of the Wisconsin Naming Gift and the remarkable partnership that continues to inspire and impact the School. A special section includes a timeline detailing the unique history of how the Wisconsin School of Business got its name. Other features include profiles of alumnae Shawana McGee and Jessie Wright, and Assistant Professor of Operations and Information Technology Jordan Tong, who recently was recognized with two of WSB's top faculty awards.

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Philanthropic Impact

Report to Investors

Report to Investors is a collection of stories and data celebrating our donors and the impact of philanthropic investments. Read about how Business Badgers have given back, the impact of their generosity, and the gratitude that the School, its students, and alumni are proud to share.

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Forward Thinking Faculty Blog

Hear our professors' take on current events on the Forward Thinking blog. Our faculty's research is providing answers to important questions and business insights you can trust.

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Your Support Changes Lives

No matter the size, your gift to the Wisconsin School of Business, combined with the contributions of thousands of alumni and friends, moves our mission forward. Gifts to the Wisconsin School of Business allow us to invest in the highest priority areas, ensuring we remain competitive and provide an unparalleled student experience. With your support, we can create life-changing experiences for our students that foster creativity and leadership in the next generation of leaders, thinkers, and innovators.

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