The NMSU Alumni Association Distinguished Alumni Award

The New Mexico State University Distinguished Alumni Award is an honor presented by the NMSU Alumni Association. The Association honors individuals from each academic college and one international alumni who have distinguished themselves and thus brought honor and distinction to their Alma Mater. 

This award is presented during the annual Homecoming festivities at the Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner. 

Nominations for 2018 now being accepted. Deadline April 6, 2018. Click here

2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients 

College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences - Esteban Herrera '74
College of Arts & Sciences - Irene Oliver-Lewis '74, '75, '78
College of Business - Del Esparza '91
College of Education - MaryLou Davis '69
College of Engineering - Eloy Torrez '70
College of Health and Social Services - Sue Gerber '83

The awards will be presented during Homecoming 2017 at the Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner, Friday, October 27, 2017.   

2016 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients 

College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences - Arthur "Butch" Blazer '75
College of Arts & Sciences - Steve Hanzely '67, '69
College of Business - Loren Cook '86, '91
College of Education - Amy Heil '97, '08
College of Engineering - Colin Cahoon '83
College of Health and Social Services - John Scarbrough '11

For information on 2016 Distinguished Alumni recipients click here.

For a list of past Distinguished Alumni Award recipients click here. 

Pictured above from left to right from the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner:  2016 James F. Cole Memorial Award for Service Dino Camunez, Distinguished Alumni Dr. Stephen Hanzely, Loren Cook, Amy Heil, Colin Cahoon, Dr. John Scarbrough. 

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