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Who will be distinguished alumni in 2011?

January 10, 2011

What do a brewery owner, a professor of political science, a fashion designer, and head writer for a national news program have in common?

They’ve all been awarded a Distinguished Alumni Award!

Nominate a friend, colleague, or mentor

Help build the ranks of Colorado State greatness by nominating a friend, colleague, or mentor for an award.

Recognize that someone connected to Colorado State University who has excelled in their career, volunteer work, or academic endeavors.

Nomination process

The nomination process requires

  • answers to several questions about the person’s personal endeavors and commitment to the University
  • a resume or vitae of the nominated person
  • supporting documents such as letters of recommendation, newspaper clippings, or other awards

Nomination guidelines and forms

Nominations deadline is April 22

All nominations must be submitted by April 22, 2011 at 5 p.m. MST.

Not all awards require the recipient to have a degree from CSU – but they all require a dedication to the person’s industry or community, and bring honor to the University.

To read details of each award and find the nominating forms, visit the CSU Alumni Association website

Awards ceremony and more information

The awards will be presented at a formal event during Homecoming & Family Weekend, October 2011.

For information about nominations, contact the Alumni Association at (970) 491-6533 or (800) 286-2586

Contact: Beth Etter
Phone: 491-6533