Honors & Awards
The following Alumni Association awards are conferred at the ISUAA Honors & Awards Ceremony at Homecoming each fall. Each ISU academic college is also invited to honor alumni and friends of the university. The 2013 Honors & Awards Ceremony, Nov. 8, will mark the 82nd year the event has been held at ISU.
- Alumni Medal
- Alumni Merit Award
- Outstanding Young Alumni Award
- James A. Hopson Volunteer Award
- Impact Award
- Alumni Service Award
- Award for Superior Service to Alumni
Awards are also conferred by the university's colleges at this event.
Attend the 2013 Honors & Awards Ceremony:
Friday, November 8, 2013
Benton Auditorium, Scheman Building
Dessert reception to follow
Awards presented in 2012:
Alumni Medal by the ISU Alumni Association
Rudolf J. Herrmann***, Industrial Engineering '73; Tulsa, Okla.
Bill Hoefle**, DVM '66, MS Veterinary Clinical Science '74; Ames, Iowa
Beverly S. Madden***, Home Economics Education '60, MS Family Environment '70; Ames, Iowa
Warren R. Madden***, Industrial Engineering '61; Ames, Iowa
Alumni Merit Award by the ISU Alumni Association Club of Chicago
Outstanding Young Alumni Award by the ISU Alumni Association
Chad E. Bouton, Electrical Engineering '93, MS Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics '96; Powell, Ohio
Leia Guccione*, Mechanical Engineering & Political Science '04; San Diego, Calif.
Jerlando F.L. Jackson**, PhD Higher Education '00; Verona, Wis.
James A. Hopson Alumni Volunteer Award by the ISU Alumni Association
Impact Award by the ISU Alumni Association
Alumni Service Award (National Service Award) by the ISU Alumni Association
Award for Superior Service to Alumni by the ISU Alumni Association
Michael Golemo**; Ames, Iowa
Dennis Casey***, Ag Business '64, MS Poultry Sci '68, PhD '70; Ankeny, Iowa
Henry A. Wallace Award by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
John C. Gordon*, Forest Management '61, PhD Plant Physiology & Silviculture '66; Portland, Ore.
George Washington Carver Distinguished Service Award by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
James B. Gulliford**, BS Forestry Management '73, MS Forestry Economics and Marketing '75; Parkville, Mo.
Superior Achievement Award for Early or Mid-Career Alumni by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Gretchen Cline, Forest Resource Management '97; Letts, Iowa
Citation of Achievement by the College of Business
William L. Varner*, Industrial Administration '74; Golden Valley, Minn.
John D. DeVries Service Award by the College of Business
Russ and Ann Gerdin Award by the College of Business
Christian Petersen Design Award by the College of Design
Rebecca Greco**, Architecture '76; Minneapolis, Minn.
Design Achievement Award by the College of Design
Anson Marston Medal by the College of Engineering
Sadanand (Sada) D. Joshi, PhD Mechanical Engineering '78; Tulsa, Okla.
Professional Achievement Citation in Engineering by the College of Engineering
Alumni Achievement Award by the College of Human Sciences
Helen LeBaron Hilton Award by the College of Human Sciences
Kris Puetz Gross*, Home Economics '77; Indianola, Iowa
Outstanding Young Professional Award by the College of Human Sciences
Terrence L. Frazier, PhD Educational Leadership & Policy Studies '09; Huntsville, Ala.
Virgil S. Lagomarcino Laureate Award by the College of Human Sciences
Douglas W. Robinson**, Physical Education '73, MS Higher Education, Student Personnel Admin, and Counseling '74; Long Beach, Calif.
Carrie Chapman Catt Public Engagement Award by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Joan U. Axel***, History '64; Muscatine, Iowa
Distinguished Service Award by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Gillian E. Murphy**, Distributed Studies '83; Stockton, Calif.
Young Alumna Award by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Lauren S. Hughes**, Spanish & Zoology '02; Seattle, Wash.
John V. Atanasoff Discovery Award by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
John R. Ohlfest, Biology '01; Roseville, Minn.
Stange Award for Meritorious Service by the College of Veterinary Medicine
William P. Switzer Award in Veterinary Medicine by the College of Veterinary Medicine
Roy Schultz**, Farm Operations '57, DVM '60, MS Vet Microbiology & Preventative Medicine '81; Avoca, Iowa
*indicates ISU Alumni Association annual membership
**indicates ISU Alumni Association lifetime membership
***indicates ISU Alumni Association sustaining life donor
Only ISU degrees are listed.