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2012 Alumni Association Awards Winners

Alumni Award for Distinguished Service
This award is given to alumni in recognition of loyalty and commitment in service to Alfred University. Alumni of any graduation year are eligible. One award can be made annually. No person shall receive the award more than once. The award shall not necessarily be made annually. Current AU employees, trustees and Alumni Council members are not eligible.
Award Winner: Steven E. Miller ‘73

Abigail Allen Award for Service to Women
This award is given to honor an Alfred alumnus/a in recognition of distinctive career achievement, community service or avocational pursuits that have improved the quality of women's lives.
Award Winner: Kathleen C. Basile ‘91

Honorary Alumnus/a Recognition Award
The award shall be given to a non-graduate in recognition of interest, allegiance and service to Alfred University and alumni, that the recipient may be evermore one of us.

Award Winner(s): Virginia Simms George
Dean K. Kiefer

Please join us as the winners are presented their awards at the Reunion Awards picnic on Saturday, June 9, 2012. You may register to attend at

Find out more about the Alumni Association Awards at Nominations for next year may be forwarded to the Alumni Relations Office, Welcome Center, One Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY 14802. You may also email nominations to or fax your nomination to 607.871.2391.

Please contact us with any questions at 607.871.2144