The College of Science is pleased to announce its 2018 Alumni Award recipients. Fred Horne, the former Dean of the College of Science and Emeritus Professor of Chemistry, was recognized with Lifetime Achievement in Science Award; Joan Countryman Suit (’53) received the Distinguished Alumni Award. Justin Hall (’10) won the Young Alumni Award.
The awards publicly recognize alumni or friends of the College of Science for distinguished professional and personal accomplishments and for exemplary contributions to society that bring credit to the College and the University.
“I congratulate these exceptional individuals whose contributions have made a deep impact on science and society. They have distinguished themselves by nurturing an inspiring legacy of service and scientific achievement for future generations,” said Roy Haggerty, dean of the College of Science.
“They have enriched our communities through their passion for science and education and have brought honor and distinction to the College of Science and the University. I am grateful to each of them,” added Haggerty.
The College celebrated the accomplishments of these distinguished scientists and leaders with a gathering of invited guests comprising faculty, campus leaders, students, alumni and friends at its annual award ceremony and dinner at the Memorial Union’s Horizon Room on November 15.
Congratulations to these outstanding alumni and friends of the College for their scholarship, leadership and service to science at Oregon State!