Advancement Awards

Arts, Sciences & Engineering

We are proud to present you with these exceptional award winners.

Dean’s Medal

Established in 2008, the Dean’s Medal recognizes extraordinary service, philanthropy, and leadership to the school, and dedication and commitment that inspire others to take leadership roles at the University. Individuals, families, associations, corporations, or foundations may be recognized. It is among the highest honors given by the school.

2018: Thomas R. Sloan ’65, ’67 (MS)

James S. Armstrong Alumni Service Award

Established in 1990, the James S. Armstrong Alumni Service Award is presented to an alumnus/a in recognition of outstanding and extraordinary service, leadership, loyalty, commitment, and significant contribution to the University in broad and varied roles. The award honors James S. Armstrong ’54, ’65 (MA), who served the University from 1976 to 1987 as director of alumni relations.

2018: Noah D. Pizmony-Levy Drezner ’00

John N. Wilder Award

Established in 2008, the John N. Wilder Award honors an individual, family, association, corporation, or foundation whose philanthropy inspires others in support of an “Ever Better” University of Rochester. The award is named for John Wilder, first president (chairman) of the University’s Board of Trustees.

2018: Erick G. Bond ’77, P’13 and Nancy Bond ’78N, P’13

School of Arts & Sciences Distinguished Alumnus Award

Established in 1984, the Distinguished Alumnus Award recognizes graduates of Arts and Sciences whose exceptional professional achievements, contributions to their chosen field, and service to their alma mater have brought honor to themselves and to the University of Rochester.

2018: Dr. Norman P. Neureiter ’52

Hajim School of Engineering & Applied Sciences Distinguished Alumnus Award

Established in 1984, the Distinguished Alumnus Award recognizes graduates of the Hajim School of Engineering & Applied Sciences whose exceptional professional achievements, contributions to their chosen field, and service to their alma mater have brought honor to themselves and to the University of Rochester.

2018: Jeanine L. Hayes ’92