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Events

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Past Events


2
Match
1:1 Match - Witt Choir Director Endowment
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Alan '69 and Pamela '69 Stewart
$1,845 MATCHED
Completed
$1,845
$1,845 for Faculty Development
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Brian Yontz
Completed
$10,000
$10,000 for 100 Gifts - #WittWed
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Scott ’01 and Deanna Carlson Ness ’99
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
$2500 for 25 Gifts - COMPASS: Sweet Success Center
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Alicia ’82 and Greg Hupp
Completed
$5,000
$5,000 for 50 Gifts - CBS Scholarship Endowment
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Janet E. Jackson '75
Completed
$50,000
$50,000 Challenge for Campus Stewardship
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Wendell '66 and Nancy Lutz
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - $1845 to Honor Dr. Inboden
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Karen '93 and John '93 Gerboth
$1,845 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Choir Director Endowment
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Joan Rogers '60
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Dine & Donate Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Maribeth and Marc Stevens
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Diversity & Inclusion
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Ronald C '69 and Wendy A. '71 Woods
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Experiential Learning
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Gina Schaefer '93
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - FINAL COUNTDOWN
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Lauren Schmidt Hissrich '00
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Greatest Need
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Joe Nordsieck ’69
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Power Hour Tiger Club Match
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Bill Edwards '89
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - M.A.P.S. Study Abroad Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Matt Powell ’14 and Sam Archibald ’13
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Men's Soccer
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Tom Kaiser '79
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Nursing Scholarship
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Marie Bashaw
$1,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Tiger Club
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Brain '80 and Robin Agler
$3,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Witt Opportunity Scholarship
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Laurie ’79 and Dave '79 Griffin
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - CBS Scholarship Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Larry James '74
Completed
$1,845
20 Gifts to Honor Roy Allen
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Muddy '87 and Beverley '86 Watters
20 / 20 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
BONUS MATCH - Witt Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Jonathan '93 and Suzanne '93 Eilert
Completed
$2,700
BONUS UNLOCK: Senior Class Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, President Mike Frandsen and Sharon
46 / 46 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
Day 2 Match - CBS Scholarship Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Milt Thompson '76
$1,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Day 2 Match - Tiger Club
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Bret Billhardt
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
Leaderboard
Greek Life Leaderboard - Active Chapters
Greek Life is an important part of the campus experience for so many Tigers. Give a gift to any fund and see your chapter move up in the ranks.
Are you affiliated with one of our active Greek Life Chapters?
Rank Answer Gifts
1 Kappa Delta 118
2 Alpha Delta Pi 78
3 Phi Psi 58
4 Gamma Phi Beta 55
5 Beta Theta Pi 46
6 Sigma Kappa 41
7 Delta Gamma 39
8 Delta Tau Delta 20
9 Alpha Xi Delta 14
10 Delta Sigma Phi 12
11 Alpha Phi Alpha 8
Ended
2
Match
Late-Night $10k Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Bill Boggs ’68
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Proud Tiger Match - Career Exploration
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Charlie Giffin '00
Completed
$2,300
Senior Class Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, President Mike Frandsen and Sharon
23 / 23 Gifts
Completed
Success!
BONUS UNLOCK: Alumni Board $1000
GIFT UNLOCKED! Thank you, Wittenberg Alumni Association
Completed
$1,845
$1,845 for 1845 Gifts
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Wittenberg Alumni Association
Completed
2
Match
$1,845 for Recent Grads & Young Alumni
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Laurice Moore '95
$1,845 MATCHED
Completed
$2,000
$2,000 for 200 Gifts - Women's Sports
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, John Shumate ’99
Completed
$3,000
$3,000 to Honor Dr. Buscemi
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Stacy Rastauskas ‘98
Completed
$5,000
$5,000 to Celebrate 178 years!
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Bob Merzweiler '76
Completed
$1,000
1980s Witt Alumni Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Julie Britton ’80
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - $2,500 for the Witt Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, David Baines '69
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Crystal Scott Scholarship
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Evelyn Jones ’84
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Dinnertime Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Bob Buchholtz '71
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Casey Gill
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Faculty Support
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Peggy Fox '67 and Ian MacNiven
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Football Tiger Club
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Jim ’88 and Brooke ’88 Collins
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Last Chance for the Witt Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Noah Lamb
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Lunchtime Witt Fund Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Rob Young
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - McClain Center for Diversity & Inclusion
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Jason Seegert ‘04
$1,845 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Men’s LAX
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Ted Winders ‘10
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Rochester Area Scholarship
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Tom ’72 and Nan Hildebrandt
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Tiger Club Football
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Chris Lasso ’91
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Wittenberg Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Ho Pak Kong '50
$50,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
1:1 Match - Witt Fund
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Larry James '74
Completed
Leaderboard
Academic Programs Leaderboard
Show your school pride and help your favorite Academic Program BEAT THEIR BEST #COMMIT2WITT GIFT RECORD with a gift to the program-specific fund.
Rank Fund Designation % +/- Goal
1 Computer Science +400.00% 5
goal: 1
2 Biology - Marine Science +316.67% 25
goal: 6
3 Bio-Chemistry +300.00% 4
goal: 1
4 Environmental Science +233.33% 10
goal: 3
5 Political Science +76.19% 37
goal: 21
Ended
$500
BONUS UNLOCK - McClain Center
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, David Atkin '00
5 / 5 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
Day 2 Match - Campus Beautification
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Steve ’75 and Mary Alice Schryver ’75 Neely
$1,845 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Day 2 Match - COMPASS & Career Development
Assistant Vice President for Student Development and Senior Associate Dean of Students Jon Duraj ’09 is a champion for student success! To kick off day two of #Commit2Witt, he will match dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000, any gifts made in support of COMPASS: Sweet Success Center & Career Development.
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
Leaderboard
Decades Challenge
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Becky and Brad Kocher Congratulations graduates of the Classes of 2000-2009 who came in first place! Shout out to 2010-2019 for second place prize!
What Decade did you or will you Graduate in?
Rank Answer Gifts
1 2000-2009 245
2 2010-2019 227
3 1990-1999 172
4 1970-1979 122
5 1980-1989 105
6 2020-2023 and beyond 55
7 1960-1969 51
8 1950-1959 4
Ended
Leaderboard
Greek Life Leaderboard - Inactive Chapters
Greek Life is an important part of the campus experience for so many alumni - and even if your chapter isn't currently active, the memories don't go away! Give a gift to any fund and see your chapter move up in the ranks.
Are you affiliated with one of our inactive Greek Life Chapters?
Rank Answer Gifts
1 Phi Gamma Delta (Fiji) 36
2 Chi Omega 22
3 Lambda Chi 19
4 Delta Zeta 15
5 Alpha Tau Omega 10
6 Phi Mu Delta 8
7 Delta Sigma Theta 3
8 Phi Kappa Alpha 2
9 Sigma Nu 1
Ended
Success!
Paint the World Red
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Gifts from all 50 states! Thank you, Alumni Board
Completed
Success!
Recurring Gift Challenge - Women's Basketball
CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! Thank you, Beth Green '94
Completed
Leaderboard
Tiger Club Leaderboard
Show your Tiger pride and help your favorite team BEAT THEIR 2022 #COMMIT2WITT RECORD with a gift to the team-specific Tiger Club.
Rank Tiger Club Team % +/- Goal
1 Men's Volleyball +400.00% 5
goal: 1
2 Men's Cross Country +400.00% 5
goal: 1
3 Women's Cross Country +300.00% 8
goal: 2
4 Women's Golf +275.00% 15
goal: 4
5 Men's Golf +212.50% 25
goal: 8
Ended