On August 27, 2015, the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, located on Highway E in the Village of Somers, celebrated the beginning of the 2015-2016 academic year with its Fall Convocation event.  Click here to view details to watch the event on YouTube, read Chancellor Ford’s remarks, and see the presentations of this year’s awards.


We are proud that UW-Parkside calls Somers home.  Having a University in our own back yard offers opportunities for everyone in the community of Somers: continuing education, theatre, art, music, athletic events, foreign films, lectures, and much more, are available within a few minutes of your home.  Click here to learn what is happening at your hometown university!



August 27, 2015 UW-Parkside 2015 Fall Convocation Event
George Stoner, Village of Somers President; Jackie Nelson, Village/Town of Somers Website Manager; Deborah Ford, Chancellor; William Morris, Village/Town of Somers Administrator
(Photo by Village/Town of Somers)