Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree
Awarded to Glenn Cannon ’71, former director of disaster operations for the Federal Emergency Management Agency and now senior vice president for Hillard Heintze
IUP President’s Medal of Distinction
Awarded to William Montgomery, IUP director of Public Safety and IUP Police
Presidential Legacy Award for Civic Service
Presented at the 2010 IUP Legacy Gala to Glenn Cannon ’71, who the next month received an honorary degree at Commencement and was the keynote speaker
Presidential Legacy Award for Alumni Distinction
Presented at the 2010 IUP Legacy Gala to actor and educator Barbara Mazziotti Russell ’54, perhaps best known for her thirty-five years in association with the late Don Brockett on the comedy team Brockett and Barbara
2010-2011 University Professorship
Awarded to Bennett Rafoth, a member of the English Department faculty who came to IUP in 1987 and currently serves as director of the Writing Center
Distinguished Faculty Award for Service
Presented to Joseph Domaracki, Department of Special Education and Clinical Services
Distinguished Faculty Award for Creative Arts
Presented to Richard Kemp, Department of Theater and Dance
Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching
Presented to Becky Graham Knickelbein ’74, M’85, Department of Special Education and Clinical Services
Distinguished Faculty Award for Research
Presented to Kelli Reefer Paquette ’93, Professional Studies in Education
Awarded to Susan Comfort, a faculty member in the English Department, in support of research she will conduct at the Centre for Women’s Development Studies in New Delhi, India
Fulbright Teaching Assistantship
Awarded to Erin O’Brien, a History and Asian Studies double major in the Robert E. Cook Honors College who will teach in Taiwan for eleven months
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
Awarded to Robert E. Cook Honors College student Kelsi Lindblad, a Biology major who is the fifth Cook Honors College student to receive the award
Distinguished Family Business Award
Presented in late 2009 to Snyder Associated Companies by the Center for Family Business of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology
More from the Summer 2010 Issue of IUP Magazine
The 2009–2010 men’s basketball team won more games than any other and competed on nationwide television for the Division II crown.
In six decades, the ROTC program at IUP has produced nearly two thousand U.S. Army second lieutenants, not to mention eight generals.
Legacy Gala, Ruddock Hall, who’s in that photo, and more
Highlights about IUP faculty members, past and present
The latest IUP player to be picked in the NFL draft, plus other newsworthy IUP athletes
IUP Magazine Web Exclusives
June 30, 2010
What distinguishes our Western Pennsylvania dialect?
May 12, 2010
Promoting Native American awareness at IUP.
April 21, 2010
Explore the 270 acres of the Co-op Recreational Park and the IUP Sailing Base at Yellow Creek State Park.