Alumni Awards Banquet
Friday, September 19, 2014
6 p.m. Reception ~ Cafe O' Bears, First Floor Oakland Center
7 p.m. Dinner and Program ~ Banquet Rooms, Second Floor Oakland Center
Online registration for this event is now closed. For more information, please contact Millie Tompkins at (248) 370-4916.
Join Oakland University alumni and friends at the 20th annual Alumni
Awards Banquet to honor those who have achieved success in business,
community services, volunteerism and more. The celebration will also
include special recognition of previous alumni award recipients.
Tickets are $100 per person . Table sponsorships are available for $1000 (10 seats).
The 2014 Alumni Awards recipients are listed below.
Distinguished Alumni Service Award
Lynn Gross, SBA '87
The Distinguished Alumni Service Award is Oakland’s highest alumni
honor. It recognizes peerless volunteer leadership in service to OU or
its alumni association.
Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award
Stacie Behler, CAS '92
The Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award recognizes outstanding professional achievement or contribution to the community.
Tobi Voigt, CAS '87 and '04
The Odyssey Award honors alumni whose lives exemplify Oakland University’s motto to “seek virtue and knowledge.”
Barbara Gough, SEHS '92
The Spirit Award recognizes exemplary volunteer service to the university.
Alumni Community Service Award
Jennifer Valoppi, CAS '79
Alumni Community Service Award recognizes distinctive service of a
humanitarian nature or citizenship through community, public, or OU
Outstanding Young Alumni Award
Michael Medvinsky, CAS '05
The Outstanding Young Alumni Award recognizes alumni who have
demonstrated the worth of their education through their post-college
achievements and, generally, have graduated within the last ten years.
Honorary Alumni Award
The Honorary Alumni Awards are given to individuals who have not
graduated from OU, but who have given outstanding service to the
MSU - O Honors College Group