Annual Alumni Awards
The Michigan Engineering Alumni Awards
The 2015 College and Merit Alumni Awards recognized and celebrated outstanding alumni across the decades.
We saluted the amaizin’ achievements of alumni representing the 13 departments/divisions of the College and three special honorees. Each of these accomplished Michigan Engineers exemplifies inventive leadership, smart risk taking and broad impact.
The College of Engineering’s own Dean Munson opened the event.
We heard from and honored amaizin’ Alumni Award recipients whose contributions include turning innovation into successful companies, combining technology and new media to empower communities and helping Michigan produce the next generation of engineer-entrepreneurs.
The annual award categories are:
- The Alumni Medal: Presented to one alumnus/a who has shown extraordinary overall distinction.
- The Distinguished Alumni Service Award: Presented to one alumnus/a who has generously volunteered service to the College.
- The Outstanding Recent Alumni 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.