Instead of one Wildcat of the Week this week, we've named the 2015 Alumni Awards winners co-Wildcats of the Week! Congratulations to this year's recipients.

 

Click on the links below to read full spotlights of each of the recipients.

 

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ALUMNI MEDAL
for attaining superior professional distinction and/or exemplary volunteer service to society, with an outstanding record of service to Northwestern University:
Nicholas D. Chabraja ’64, ’67 JD


ALUMNI MERIT AWARDS
for high achievement in a profession or field (recipients chosen by school):
Mara Brock Akil ’92 – Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications
William Bindley ’84 – School of Communication
Herold "Mac" Deason ’67 JD – School of Law
Ashley Fields ’09 MA – School of Professional Studies
Wiley Conrad Hausam ’80 – Bienen School of Music
Daryl Morey ’96 – McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Brad J. Potter ’79 DDS – Dental School
David L. Revsine ’91 – Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Arva Rice ’90 – School of Education and Social Policy
Nayef Hassan Samhat ’95 PhD – The Graduate School


ALUMNI SERVICE TO SOCIETY AWARD
for the exceptional advancement of causes or ideas that improve society:
John Wood ’89 MBA


ALUMNI SERVICE AWARDS
for outstanding service to the University:
Gita Blumentals Budd ’76, ’78 MBA
Jeffrey M. Harris ’93
Charles F. Sansone ’62
Todd M. Warren ’87

 

GRANT GOODRICH ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

presented to one outstanding individual who, although not a graduate of Northwestern University, greatly enhances the University through his or her professional accomplishments, commitment, and service:
John A. Canning Jr.


EMERGING LEADER AWARD
for making a significant impact in his or her profession and/or community at large by the age of 35 (as of date of the event, April 25, 2015):
Karen Russell ’03

 

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