Alumni Award Recipients

We Honor Your Accomplishments! The UNM Alumni Association gives a number of awards to individuals in recognition of outstanding accomplishments. Get to know our current and past award-winners: what they do, how they excel, who they are. For more specific information regarding alumni awards, the awards ceremony, or the nomination form, contact Jane Ellen Algermissen at 505/277-9085.

2016 Award Recipients:

Alumni Awards

Faculty / Student Awards

Legislative Awards

  • Higher Education Distinguished Legislator Award: Rep. Jason Harper
  • Legislative 20-Year Service Award: Sen. Carroll Leavell, Sen. Linda Lopez, Sen. William Payne, Rep. Miguel Garcia

2016 Chapter Award Recipients

Black Alumni Chapter

  • Trailblazer Award: Greg Brown Jr. (‘95, ‘01); Harold Bailey (‘69, ‘71); LaVerne Clark (‘91); Robin Cole (‘77); Michael Cooper (‘78); Pete Gibson (‘71); Ira Harge (‘65); Preston Dennard (‘78); Rene Matison (‘68); Don Perkins (‘60); Chuck Roberts (‘65, ‘70); Clarence Robinson; Kenny Thomas (‘99); Don Woods (‘76)
  • Living Legend Award: Tommy E. Jewell III (‘79)

Honors College Alumni Chapter

Previous Award Recipients:

Alumni Award Recipients

Faculty / Student Awards

Legislative Awards

For questions or more information:

Alumni Relations Office
O: 505-277-5808
800-ALUM-UNM (258-6866)
E: alumni@unm.edu