Annual Alumni Awards
An early female civil engineering grad.
An alumnus advancing sustainability.
A dynamic duo from the class of '48.
These four were among the 16 alumni recognized at the 2013 College of Engineering Alumni Awards.
The awards are presented at the Alumni Awards Dinner, part of the Michigan Engineering Homecoming Weekend. All alumni are invited to attend the dinner to help honor those alumni who have made a difference at the college, in their field – and in the world.
The annual award categories are:
- The Alumni Medal: Presented to one alumnus/a who has shown extraordinary overall distinction.
- The Alumni Distinguished Service Award: Presented to one alumnus/a who has generously volunteered service to the College.
- The Alumni Recent Engineering Graduate Award: Recognizing the meritorious contributions by an alumnus/a in the early stages of his/her career.
- The Alumni Merit Awards: Recognizing distinction at the department level, one to be presented from each academic department.
2013 MEDAL WINNER
Feyyaz Berker (MSE CE '48) and Ali Nihat Gokyigit (MSE CE '48), leaders of entrepreneurship in Turkey.