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2014 Rensselaer Alumni Association Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 RAA Awards. These alumni and friends were recognized for outstanding service and commitment to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, their contributions to their professions, their communities, and the world. They were honored at the annual RAA Awards Dinner, held this year on Thursday, October 9, 2014, as part of Reunion & Homecoming weekend.

Distinguished Service Award
Roger B. Orloff ’60

Albert Fox Demers Award
George E. Derrick ’67
Michael E. Herman ’62
Sandeep K. Nandy ’94

Alumni Key Award
Ashley B. Brandin ’06
Manuel Gaetan ’58
Paul J. Hess ’86
Theresa A. Kozikowski ’85, ’86G
Keith A. Morris ’78

RAA Teaching Award
Bimal Malaviya
Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering

RAA Red & White Emerging Leader Award

Elise Budd ’15

Alumni Admissions Recognition of Excellence Award
Karen Allen Lynch ’87


Director's Award
Andy Daniel ’81, ’82G
David W. Fowkes ’89
Thomas J. Luciano ’64
Sonia M. Reigles ’03, ’03G
Charles Roedel ’64
Carol Yvette Thorney ’03G

Craig W. Angell '35 Chapter of the Year Award
The Rensselaer Alumni Chapter of Hudson-Mohawk
Jonathan A. Sefcik ’05G, President

Special Recognition Award for Rensselaer Alumni Chapters
The Rensselaer Alumni Chapter of New Jersey
Lauren A. Thomas ’01, President

The Rensselaer Alumni Chapter of San Francisco
Alexander J. Salinsky ’07, President

  

 

Photos from the 2014 RAA Awards Dinner may be viewed in the slideshow below.


Created with flickr slideshow.


If you have any questions or would like more information on the nomination and selection process, please contact Joyce Kelly Martin at (518) 276-6208 or martij@rpi.edu. For a description of criteria for each award and a list of past winners, click on the links below.

Distinguished Service Award
The highest award bestowed by the RAA.

Albert Fox Demers Medal
For stimulating interest in the welfare of the Institute.

Alumni Key Award
To recognize outstanding service in support of the advancement of Rensselaer.

Teaching Award
Recognizes current members of the Rensselaer faculty for their outstanding teaching techniques, contributions to the campus experience, and commitment to students.

Director’s Award
For individuals who have made significant contributions to the success of the Office of Alumni Relations and to the RAA.

Alumni Admissions Recognition of Excellence Award
For outstanding alumni admissions volunteers.

Craig W. Angell ’35 Chapter of the Year Award
For the outstanding Regional Chapter of the Year.

Chuck Monis ’50 Most Improved Chapter of the Year Award
For the most improved Regional Chapter of the Year.

Special Recognition Award for Rensselaer Alumni Chapters
For Regional Chapters deserving of special honor.

Rensselaer Alumni Phonathon Cup Award
For the Regional Chapter that raised the most money at their Annual Fund Phonathon.

Team of the Year Award
Recognizing the accomplishments of Rensselaer's intercollegiate sports teams.

Community Service Award for Greek Life
Designed to recognize a fraternity or sorority who is involved with community service and philanthropic activities.

The RAA Awards Program recognizes alumni contributions in every area of volunteer work. Awards are presented at a ceremony each year at Reunion & Homecoming. Click on the award name at left for criteria and a list of winners.

Nominations for next year's awards are due by May 1, 2015. For information on how to submit a nomination, or for more information on the RAA Awards Program, contact Joyce Kelly Martin at (518) 276-6208 or martij@rpi.edu.

Other Campus-Sponsored Alumni Awards

The Rensselaer Alumni Hall of Fame
The William F. Glaser '53 Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Thomas W. Phelan Fellows Award
The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Davies Medal for Engineering Achievement


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