Awards

Abbas Ali

Distinguished Faculty Award for Research

Presented to Abbas Ali, Department of Management

J.B. Smith

Distinguished Faculty Award for Service

Presented to J. B. Smith, Department of Health and Physical Education

David LaPorte

Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching

Presented to David LaPorte, Department of Psychology

Commander’s Award for Public Service

Presented at the ROTC spring event to President Tony Atwater. The award is among the highest honors the Army bestows on a civilian.

Presidential Legacy Award for Civic Service

Presented to Bill Strickland, president and CEO, Manchester Bidwell Corporation and its subsidiaries, Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild and Bidwell Training Center

Presidential Legacy Award for Alumni Distinction

Presented to Lynette Singel Horrell ’84, managing partner, Pittsburgh Office, Ernst & Young

Presidential Legacy Award for Philanthropy

Geroge D. Zamias, Sr., and Marianna Zamias, the founders of George D. Zamias Developer

Awards to Students

American Chemical Society fellowship, funded by U.S. Department of Energy

Six-week summer experience at Brookhaven National Laboratory awarded to Chemistry major Jennifer Beveridge, a member of the Robert E. Cook Honors College

Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals Hermes Creative Gold Award

Presented to Roadtrip IUP, produced by Communications Media major Brandon Roudebush, who also won the Indiana Video, Animation, Movie, and Photography Award. Another of his video productions took a third-place award in Young Preservationists of Pittsburgh competition.

King’s Excellence Award for Study Abroad Students

Presented to Cook Honors College student Laura Heiman by King’s College London