College of Education and Health Professions

Alumni Awards

Alumni Chosen for 2013 Awards: The College of Education and Health Professions honored three alumni at the college’s commencement ceremonies on May 11. Above, Tom Smith, dean of the college, is pictured with the honorees at a reception May 10: Gretchen Oliver, Betty Winfield and Jessica Sliger. The women were chosen for their exceptional professional and personal achievements and extraordinary distinction in their fields. Read more


Outstanding Alumni Award in Education recognizes an individual with exceptional professional and personal achievement and extraordinary distinction in the education professions.

Outstanding Alumni Award in Health and Human Services recognizes an individual with exceptional professional and personal achievement and extraordinary distinction in the health and human service professions.

Outstanding Young Alumni Award recognizes an individual who graduated within the past 10 years and has demonstrated exceptional professional and personal achievement and extraordinary distinction in the education or health and human service profession.

Award selection will be made by the Alumni Awards Committee of the Dean's Advisory Council and Dean Tom Smith. Nominations are kept in a pool for two years. Recipients will be honored at the College of Education and Health Professions Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Award recipients must be present (no exception).

All nominations will remain active for two years.


Read about the 2012 winners, Kieran Fogarty, Marjorie Marugg-Wolfe and Joshua Barnett.

Read about the 2011 winners, Leslie Carnine and Phillip Rumrill