Otterbein honored nine individuals at the 2012 Alumni Awards Ceremony during Alumni Weekend on April 28. Family, friends, former professors and honored guests were on hand to celebrate the incredible accomplishments of the winners in five categories — Distinguished Alumni, Special Achievement, Community Service, Service to Otterbein and Honorary Alumni. In addition, the Class of 1962 presented President Krendl with their legacy gift of $261,060. Afterwards, all awardees, their guests and the reunion classes enjoyed a luncheon in Roush Hall with live music performed by four Otterbein students. View the video highlight of the Awards Ceremony on www.otterbein.edu/alumni/awards.
Above and Beyond Cardinal Awards
The Office of Alumni Relations honored five alumni at the annual Center for Community Engagement Celebration of Service Awards on May 2. These alumni have gone “above and beyond” in their volunteer efforts and were honored for their time and energy giving back to Otterbein.
African-American Hall of Fame Awards
The African-American Hall of Fame was established in 2008 to honor two graduates who are chosen for their professional accomplishments and service contributions to Otterbein and their community. This year’s recipients are Mary Hall ’64 and Wayne Cummerlander ’80.
Read their biographies online at www.otterbein.edu/alumni/awards.