Alumni Achievement Awards

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Brigham Young University graduates with significant professional accomplishments from each college will be honored with Alumni Achievement Awards during Homecoming 2017.

Brigham Young University graduates with significant professional accomplishments from each college will be honored with Alumni Achievement Awards during Homecoming 2017. The honorees will each give a lecture as part of the honor that will be targeted towards students, but open to the public.

All lectures are on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. MDT, with the exception of the Marriott School lectures on Friday at 10:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

This year's honorees and lectures are listed below.

Alumni Achievement Awards

Karin H. Berg

David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies

Setting the Stage for Life in the Law and Beyond

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

238 HRCB

Richard Culatta

College of Humanities

Why the Tech Industry Needs More Humanities Majors

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

B092 JFSB

Sharla Smith Hales

J. Reuben Clark Law School

Greatest in the Law: Choosing to Love in Life and Career

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

205 JRCB

Robert E. Parsons

Marriott School of Management

Never, Never Give Up

Friday October 6, 10:00 am
Friday October 6, 11:00 am

750 TNRB

Liz Shropshire

College of Fine Arts and Communications

Teaching Children Peace Through Music: The Life-Changing Impact of Music Education for Children in War Zones

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

Madsen Recital Hall HFAC

John D. Bell

College of Life Sciences

Heavenly Father, Are You Really There? A Scientist Wants to Know

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

2102 LSB

Thomas R. Ingersoll

Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology

Joy in the Engineering and Technology Journey

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

140 JSB

Linda H.L. Furuto

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

Voyaging Around the World with Christ as My Navigator and Ethnomathematics as the Compass

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

1170 TMCB

Larry L. Eastland

College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

My Decade of Decision Began at BYU

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

250 SWKT

Brent G. Wilson

David O. McKay School of Education

Riding the Educational Herd: Honoring Commitments to Our Profession and the People We Serve‚Äč

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

115 MCKB

Nancy Kuehner Kraus

College of Nursing

Many Faces, Many Places: The Healer's Art in Action

Thursday October 5, 11:00 am

270 SWKT