RIT Distinguished Alumni Award records
Scope and Contents
The records include programs of the award celebrations, invitations, DVDs of the program (2013-2015), and photo books created by HuthPhoto (2009-2014) and James Dolan Photography (2015) which capture the recipients and their celebration.
2013 Recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award
- Dr. Herbert Eichelberger
- Frank S. Sklarsky
- 1980 & 1983
- Johann G. "Hans" Demmel
- Dr. Debra Heath-Thornton
- Stacey R. Rychlewski
- Rick A. Kittles, Ph.D.
- 1990 & 1996
- Andrew R. Jacobson
- Kelly A. McCormick-Sullivan
- Tristan E. O'Tierney
- Mark N. Gentile
2014 Recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award
- Bruce James
- Jon Roberts
- Jeffrey Culver
- Jeff Benck
- George Peterson
- 1994 & 1997
- Robert Rice
- William Prentice
- Alex Kipman
- Paul Russo
- Creation: 2009-2015
- Huth, Kenneth (Photographer, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to researchers.
Biographical / Historical
The Distinguished Alumni Award has been given out since 1976. The Award is presented to a certified graduate who has brought distinction to the college and RIT through professional and/or community achievement. Ceremonies have been held at the Locust Hill Country Club in Rochester, NY. and on the RIT campus, typically in April.
0.25 Linear Feet (1 document box containing 7 folders)
Materials related to the annual RIT Distinguished Alumni Award celebration honoring a certified graduates who have brought distinction to the college and RIT through professional and/or community achievement. The collection includes programs, photograph books documenting the annual celebration and the recipients, and DVDs of the celebrations.
The collection is arranged chronologically.
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
2013 DVD is 01:39:22 in length and open captioned.
2014 DVD is 01:51:08 in length and open captioned.
2015 DVD is 1:40:11 in length and open captioned.
Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in September 2013. Updated in 2019 by Jody Sidlauskas.
- Rochester Institute of Technology. Alumni Association (Organization)
- RIT Distinguished Alumni Award records
- RIT Archives
- Jody Sidlauskas
- 19 September 2013
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