Featured Event

Rick Escorla Homeland Security Lecture Series

Rick Rescorla Homeland Security Lecture Series

Thursday, Nov. 12     11 a.m. CT    

"Public Health, Individual Rights, and Personal Responsibility: A Conversation with Dr. Rajeev Venkayya, Former Special Assistant to the President for Biodefense"

Hosted by France Hoang, mcj '00

Dr. Venkayya is president of the Global Vaccine Business Unit at Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd, where he is co-leading Takeda’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Hoang will lead a conversation with Dr. Venkayya on individual rights and personal responsibility as they relate to the United States response to COVID-19, as well as Dr. Venkayya’s role in Takeda’s development of a vaccine.


Crowd at After Hours

After Hours

Monthly, 2nd Monday    5-7 p.m.

Note: After Hours are currently cancelled for the upcoming months. Check back as we monitor campus and local guidelines regarding public events and determine the best way to engage with our alumni and friends in the future. After Hours is a monthly casual social where alumni, friends, faculty and staff can enjoy appetizers, beer, wine and soft drinks at the Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center from 5-7 p.m. the second Friday each month. After Hours is free for members of the Alumni Association and $5 for non-members.


1729 MacVicar Avenue
Topeka, KS 66604 Phone: 785.670.4483
Email: contactus@wualumni.org