The College of Science is proud to announce its 2016 Alumni Award recipients: alumnus and professor emeritus Ken Hedberg for the inaugural Lifetime Achievement in Science Award; Gretchen Schuette for the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award; Ben and Elaine Whiteley for the Distinguished Service Award; and Scott Clark for the Young Alumni Award.
The awards publicly recognize alumni or friends of the College of Science for distinguished personal and career accomplishments and for exemplary contributions to society that bring credit to the College and to OSU.
“We are proud to honor these outstanding alumni and friends who have enriched so many lives through their professional achievements, impact and service," said Sastry G. Pantula, Dean of the College of Science.
"They have improved our communities here in Oregon and around the world through science while strengthening our College and OSU.”
The College celebrated the accomplishments of these distinguished individuals with a gathering of about 125 faculty, campus leaders, students, alumni and friends at its annual award ceremony and dinner at the Memorial Union's Horizon room.
Congratulations to these outstanding alumni for their scholarship, leadership and service to science at Oregon State University!
Check out these photos from the Alumni Awards Ceremony and dinner.