Ivan Allen College Distinguished Alumni Awards

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Ivan Allen College 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards 

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

We invite Ivan Allen College alumni, faculty, staff, and special guests to join us for a Networking Reception and presentation of the Distinguished Alumni Awards.

Historic Academy of Medicine
875 West Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta, GA  30309


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Networking Reception with Wine and Buffet Dinner
Hosted in collaboration with the Ivan Allen College Alumni Affinity Group
5:30 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Awards Program 
7:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.

Dean Jacqueline J. Royster

Special Remarks
Provost Rafael L. Bras


Award Presentations

 Ivan Allen Jr. Legacy Awards ★

Bettina Cothran
Professor, School of Modern Languages

Graduate Student
Mariam Asad
Doctoral Candidate, Digital Media Program

Mahdi Al Husseini
Public Policy Major, Army ROTC

★ Distinguished Alumni Awards 

School of Economics
Rawi Abdelal (B.S. Economics 1993)
Herbert F. Johnson Professor of International Management at Harvard Business School

School of Public Policy
Austin Dickson (M.S. Public Policy 2010)
Executive Director, Literacy Action, Inc.

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs
Jeremy Farris (B.S. International Affairs 2004)
Clerk to the Honorable James O. Browning, U.S. District Judge for the District of New Mexico

School of Modern Languages
Parker Kemp (B.S. Applied Languages and Intercultural Studies/Mechanical Engineering 2014)
Sales Program Development Specialist, Mercedes-Benz USA

School of Literature, Media, and Communications
Gwen Ottinger (B.S. Science, Technology, and Culture/Aerospace Engineering 1997)
Associate Professor at Drexel University

School of History and Sociology
Laurence Ralph (B.S. History, Technology, and Society 2004)
John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University

★ Dean’s Appreciation Award 

Col. Stephen C. Hall, USAF, retired, (Industrial Management 1967) and Mrs. Pamela Hall  

Closing Remarks

Dean Royster


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*Parking and Public Transportation: Parking is available behind the Academy on a first come, first served basis. If the lot is full, the parking attendant can direct you to other parking options. The Tech Trolley stops in front of the Academy. The Midtown MARTA station is .2 miles, a five minute walk.


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