WMU News

Nominations due for Distinguished Alumni Awards

March 1, 2005

KALAMAZOO--The WMU Alumni Association is seeking nominations for its 2005 Distinguished Alumni Award. The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 4.

Each year, a committee of Alumni Association Board of Directors members selects a maximum of three people to receive the award, which is the Alumni Association's most prestigious honor. Those nominated must have: received at least one degree from Western Michigan University; achieved a high level within their chosen field of endeavor; participated in civic activities as well as activities supporting WMU; and given distinguished service to their profession, their community and/or WMU.

Nominations must include a completed nomination form and current resume or biographical sketch. Guidelines and nomination forms are available online in the "Awards" section of the WMU Alumni Association Web site at <www.wmich.edu/alumni>. For more information, call the association at (269) 387-8777.

Media contact: Jeanne Baron, 269 387-8400, jeanne.baron@wmich.edu

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