In the News

Alverno College names a new president

February 23, 2016

Andrea J Lee

When the College announced Dr. Andrea Lee, IHM would succeed Dr. Mary Meehan as Alverno’s eighth president, local media spread the news quickly. Here is some of the local coverage:

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:


CBS 58:

FOX 6:

Milwaukee Business Journal:

Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal:

Wisconsin Public Radio:

Catholic Herald:

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Alverno Presents Christopher Porterfield: How to Write a Popular Song

February 4, 2016

Milwaukee musician Christopher Porterfield appeared on 12 News This Morning to promote the Alverno Presents show “How to Write a Popular Song,” which he curated. Here’s his live in-studio interview:


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Reflections on the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King’s “Great Revolution” Speech

January 19, 2016

Celia Jackson, director of the International and Intercultural Center, appeared on WUWM’s “Lake Effect” to talk about a speech that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave in 1968 which still resonates today. His speech, Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution,” was given just days before he was assassinated. You can listen to the “Lake Effect” segment here:

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Alverno community donates 170 Thanksgiving dinners

November 30, 2015

Alverno College students, faculty and staff donated 170 Thanksgiving dinners to Hunger Task Force, feeding close to 700 people this holiday.

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Lakefront Brewery head, former Mayor Norquist push sustainability at Alverno conference

October 12, 2015

The Alverno College Community Conference on sustainability explored many ways in which we can all make simple changes to our daily routines and reduce our impact on the earth. The Business Journal was there too.

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