Alumni, friends, students, faculty, and staff will gather Tuesday, September 5 for the La Follette School’s annual Hill Fest welcome picnic. Hill Fest will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on the beautiful La Follette grounds overlooking Lake Mendota at 1225 Observatory Drive.
La Follette School Director Don Moynihan will welcome attendees, and Krista Willing (MPA ’08) will provide brief remarks. Willing recently was named assistant administrator of systems, fiscal, and operations management at the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ Division of Medicaid Services.
The picnic will include bratwurst, chicken, salads, dessert bars, soda, water, and a vegetarian option. A cash bar will be available. There will be opportunities to socialize, play games, and network. Children, families, and friends are welcome.
Free parking is available after 4:30 p.m. along Observatory Drive (Lot 26) and in Lot 34 between Liz Waters Hall and Tripp Commons.