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RIT Distinguished Alumni Award records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0466

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

1970
Dr. Herbert Eichelberger
1978
Frank S. Sklarsky
1980 & 1983
Johann G. "Hans" Demmel
1981
Dr. Debra Heath-Thornton
1985
Stacey R. Rychlewski
1989
Rick A. Kittles, Ph.D.
1990 & 1996
Andrew R. Jacobson
2008
Kelly A. McCormick-Sullivan
2008
Tristan E. O'Tierney
2010
Mark N. Gentile

2014 Recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award

1964
Bruce James
1970
Jon Roberts
1982
Jeffrey Culver
1988
Jeff Benck
1988
George Peterson
1994 & 1997
Robert Rice
1999
William Prentice
2001
Alex Kipman
2005
Paul Russo

Dates

  • 2009-2015

Creator

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.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 document box containing 7 folders)

Language

English

Overview

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.

Arrangement

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.

Physical Location

C. S. South, Shelf 227

Related Materials

RIT Outstanding Alumni records, RITArc.0281

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in September 2013. Updated in 2019 by Jody Sidlauskas.

Source

Creator

Title
RIT Distinguished Alumni Award records
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Jody Sidlauskas
Date
19 September 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Contact:
Rochester NY 14623 USA
(585) 475-4613