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Alumni Recognition Awards: Introducing the 2015 community of eight

This year's recipients tell what Concordia means to them as a university and a community.

The 2015 Alumni Recognition Award winners  have made significant contributions to the Concordia community both locally and abroad.

Their efforts will be formally recognized at a banquet sponsored by the Concordia University Alumni Association and organized by Advancement and Alumni Relations at the Westin Montreal on May 26, 2015.

The recipients are:

  • Humberto Santos Award of Merit: Xavier-Henri Hervé, BEng 87, DSc 11
  • Honourary Life Membership: Nick Tedeschi
  • Benoît Pelland Distinguished Service Award: Francesco Ciampini, BA 72
  • Alumna of the Year: Lauren Small, BA 95, MA 97
  • Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching: Rhona Richman Kenneally
  • Outstanding Staff Award: John Dore, BSc 75
  • Young Alumnus of the Year: Awel Uwihanganye, BA 08 
  • Outstanding Student Award: Alexandra Meikleham

Watch and share our video

In this video, the recipients speak about what Concordia means to them as a university and a community.

This video was produced by Concordia journalism graduate Jonah Aspler, BA 14. The song, “East Side Bar (Instrumental)” is written and performed by Josh Woodward.

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