Alumni Awards

The Alumni Association Board of Directors is pleased to present the 2011 Alumni Awards as we honor the accomplishments of our community

  • The Distinguished Alumni Citation recognizes Willamette graduates who, in professional achievement and service to their communities, represent the University in an exemplary manner by embodying its highest ideals as exemplified in our motto "Not Unto Ourselves Alone Are We Born."
  • The Young Alumni Leadership Award recognizes graduates from the past 10 years for outstanding leadership in their vocation, community service and service to the University.
  • The Sparks Medallion recognizes graduates whose lifetime loyalty and service to Willamette reflect the ideals of one of the University's most devoted alumni, Lestle J. Sparks '19.

Meet the 2011 Recpients

Dorr Dearborn ’61

Dorr Dearborn ’61

Distinguished Alumni Citation

Dale Mortensen ’61

Dale Mortensen ’61

Distinguished Alumni Citation
Scott Tomlins ’01

Scott Tomlins ’01

Young Alumni Leadership Award
Peter Kremer ’62

Peter Kremer ’62

Lestle J. Sparks Medallion

Nominations for these awards come from you!

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