Michigan Tech Alumni Association recognizes outstanding Alumni and Friends
One of the most important activities of the Michigan Tech Alumni Association is the recognition of the achievements and contributions of our many outstanding alumni and friends.
Outstanding Young Alumni Award –presented each year to alumni under the age of 35 who have distinguished themselves in their careers. The award recognizes the achievement of a position or some distinction noteworthy for one so recently graduated. 2011 recipient: Dr. Katerina E. Aifantis, BS Engineering 2002 Click here for profile.
Honorary Alumni Award – This award honors individuals who have provided service and support of the University characteristic of dedicated alum. The Association reserves this award to recognize the strongest non-alumni supporters of Michigan Tech. 2011 recipient – Daniel P. Lorenzetti, Hancock, MI Click here for profile.
Outstanding Service Award –presented to alumni and friends making significant contributions to the success of the Association and/or the University. 2011 recipient: Russell A. Gronevelt , BS Civil Engineering 1969 Click here for profile.
Distinguished Alumni Award – presented to alumni who have made outstanding contributions both in their careers and to Michigan Tech over a number of years. 2011 recipient: Dr. Bhakta B. Rath, MS Metallurgical & Materials Engineering 1958 Click here for profile.
Humanitarian Award –presented to those alumni who, through their outstanding involvement and dedication, have made a significant contribution of volunteer leadership or service which has improved or enriched the lives of others and the welfare of humanity, and whose accomplishments reflect admirably on or bring honor to their Alma Mater. 2011 recipient: Dr. Terry J. Woychowski, BS Mechanical Engineering 1978 Click here for profile.
The Outstanding Young Alumni Award will be presented to Dr. Aifantis at a future ceremony. The other awards will be presented at the Alumni Reunion Dinner on Friday, August 5. For more information on the Alumni Reunion dinner and other reunion activities, visit www.mtu.edu/reunion or contact Brenda Rudiger, email@example.com or call 906-487-2400.