Distinguished Alumni Awards

alumni award

An alumnus is selected each year to receive the Graduate School of Education Distinguished Alumni Award. The honored alumnus receives the award at the annual commencement ceremony.

Call for Nominations

We are now accepting nominations for this year's distinguished alumni award.

Deadline: February 23, 2018

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1/8/18

Julie A. Gorlewski, PhD '08

Associate Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University

1/8/18

Teresa Lawrence, PhD '09

Superintendent, Grand Island School District

1/8/18

Keith M. Fiels, MLS '71

Executive Director, American Library Association

1/8/18

John E. McKenna, EdD '08

Principal, Tonawanda City School District

1/8/18

Walter S. Polka, EdD '77

Professor, Niagara University

1/8/18

Douglas H. Clements, PhD '83

SUNY Distinguished Professor, University at Buffalo

1/8/18

Eunice A. Lewin, EdM '89

Board Trustee, State University of New York

1/8/18

Jack Quinn, EdM '78

President, Erie Community College

1/8/18

Jean M. Alberti, PhD '70

Founder, Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention

1/8/18

Roberta Stevens, MLS '74

Outreach Projects Officer, Library of Congress

1/8/18

June Justice Crawford, EdM '77

Private Consultant, Literacy Education

1/8/18

Arthur Cole, PhD '74

Senior Advisor, Public Service Institute

1/8/18

Lenora Cole, PhD '74

Commissioner, Board of Elections and Ethics

1/8/18

David S. Spence, PhD '75

President, Southern Regional Education Board

1/8/18

J. Donald Schumacher, MS '77

President, National Hospice and Palliative Care