The university's highest awards are presented at the Distinguished Awards Celebration in the spring of each year. Awards given to alumni and friends, through the ISU Alumni Association, include the following:
Attend the 2017 Distinguished Awards Ceremony:
Friday, April 7, 2017
Great Hall, Memorial Union
Awards to be presented in 2017:
Distinguished Alumni Award by the ISU Alumni Association
Susan Carlson*; PhD '75 Food and Nutrition; Kansas City, Mo.
Larry Ebbers**; BS '62 Ag and Life Sci Ed, MS '68, PhD '71 Ed Admin; Ames, Iowa
Eugene Lloyd**; DVM '49, PhD Vet Pathology '70; Ft. Myers, Fla.
Honorary Alumni Award by the ISU Alumni Association
Lora and Russ Talbot**; Belmond, Iowa
Debbie Bergstrom**; The Woodlands, Texas
Order of the Knoll Corporate and Foundation Award by the ISU Foundation
Order of the Knoll Cardinal and Gold Award by the ISU Foundation
Order of the Knoll Campanile Award by the ISU Foundation
Order of the Knoll Faculty and Staff Award by the ISU Foundation
*indicates ISU Alumni Association annual membership
**indicates ISU Alumni Association lifetime membership
Only ISU degrees are listed.
The Iowa State University Alumni Association is an independent 501(c)3, self-governing organization charged with the mission of engaging the talents and resources of alumni, students, and friends in the life, work, and aspiration of Iowa State University. Our vision is to become the lifetime partner in engaging all alumni, students, and friends with Iowa State University.