Alumni Announcements

Current announcements from the University of Louisville Alumni Association

Getting to Know Deborah Dietzler
Deborah Dietzler was announced this week as the new executive director of the UofL Alumni Association. She comes to UofL from the University of Georgia, where she served in various roles including executive director of alumni relations since 1997.

Deborah Dietzler Named Executive Director
The University of Louisville has announced that Deborah Dietzler has been named associate vice president for alumni relations and annual giving and executive director of the university’s alumni association, effective July 14, 2014.

Weekly e-news 7/10/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni, featuring the Summer 2014 edition of the UofL Magazine.

Weekly e-news 6/26/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni. Tony Fortwengler named president of the UofL Alumni Association.

Fortwengler Named Alumni Association President
Tony Fortwengler, 66S, has been named the new president of the University of Louisville Alumni Association board of directors beginning July 1. The board simultaneously approved a new slate of directors who will serve a two-year term.

Weekly e-news 6/12/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni - this edition features a request for magazine submissions, the Road to Omaha, alumni giving, Quaker State 400 and our annual golf scramble.  

Weekly e-news 6/5/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni - this edition features UofL baseball's road to Omaha, Fulbright Award recipients, and the President's Report.

Weekly e-news 5/29/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni - this edition features a talk by Kennedy-Townsend, Quaker State 400, spring events update and a recent alumni survey hosted by the university.

Run for the "L" of It 5K Photos
View event photos from the 2014 Run for the "L" of It! Thanks to the over 800 participants and a great run through campus.

Weekly e-news 5/22/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni - this edition features UofL Day at Kentucky Kingdom, Cardinal Covenant program, Run for the "L" of It, alumni in Japan, and a cancer research grant.

Weekly e-news 5/1/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni - this edition features Derby, dean announcements, tree tours, and student blogs.

Board of Directors Passes New Alumni Association Bylaws
The Alumni Association board of directors approved a new set of bylaws at a full board meeting on April 17, 2014. The new bylaws include several changes to the structure and responsibilities of the board of directors.

Weekly e-news 4/24/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni - this edition features a new GE Micro-factory on Belknap Campus, Run for the "L" of It, Julep Ball, spring alumni events, and new alumni bylaws.

Position Opening: Executive Director of the UofL Alumni Association
The University of Louisville is seeking applicants for the role of associate vice president of alumni relations and executive director of the Alumni Association. Learn more about this opportunity by reading the position description PDF.

Weekly e-news 4/17/14
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni -- this edition features announcements from Josh Hawkins, a Charting Our Course campaign milestone, news from the university, and Hats for Hope.

UofL blasts past campaign goal
The University of Louisville has met and exceeded its $1 billion capital campaign goal with three months remaining in the effort. The donations are funding student scholarships, faculty excellence, research and new facilities.

Weekly e-news 4/3/214
Our weekly look ahead for Louisville Alumni -- this edition features a final message from Jen Heisey, Tailgate Central at the Spring Game, and information about the Julep Ball.

Introducing Josh Hawkins
Following the departure of Jen Heisey from the UofL Alumni Association, Josh Hawkins will serve as interim associate vice president for alumni relations and annual giving. We asked Josh some questions to introduce him to the Louisville Alumni community.

Louisville Alumni announces partnership with GEICO
The University of Louisville and the UofL Alumni Association has partnered with GEICO to be the official provider of auto insurance. The agreement will provide financial support to several UofL entities and special discounts to alumni on car insurance.

A new look for Louisville Alumni
As part of a major branding initiative, the University of Louisville Alumni Association is unveiling a new logo.

Heisey to step down as Alumni Director
Jennifer Heisey announced this week that she will step down from her role as associate vice president for alumni relations and annual giving at the University of Louisville, effective April 4, 2014. Heisey has accepted a position as vice president for alumni relations at her alma mater, the University of Cincinnati.