Alumni awards

Annually the Alumni Association recognizes alumni, faculty/staff and friends of Miami for the contributions they make to the University, their community and society as a whole.

Held in conjunction with the celebration of Miami's Charter Day, a gala dinner is held in their honor.


2016 Alumni Award Recipients

Congratulations to the following individuals who were honored at the 2016 Alumni Association Awards Dinner,  Friday, Feb. 19, 2016.

Rose Marie Ward
Effective Educator  

Chelsi Day Ghiorzi ’07
H. Kenneth Gambee Young Alumni Award 

Sy Revelee
A.K. Morris Award 

Debbie Mason ’15
Dave Roberts Award 

Carter Phillips
Honorary Alumni Award 

Gary Goshorn ’73
John E. Dolibois Award 

Greg Van Kirk ’91
Bishop Medal

Mike "Doc" Emrick M.A. ’69
Distinguished Achievement Medal 

Alumni Awards Dinner photo Album>>

Meet the 2016 Alumni Association Award Winners >>


Pictured front row (l-r): Mike "Doc" Emrick, Chelsi Day Ghiorzi, Rose Marie Ward, Sy Revelee; back row (l-r): Greg Van Kirk, Gary Goshorn, Debbie Mason, Carter Phillips.