Temple University Alumni Awards
2012 TUAA Award Recipients
Temple takes pride in the extraordinary achievements of its alumni and friends, and honors them each year with these special awards.
View the photo gallery for this event.
Read about the Conwell Celebration.
Alumni Distinguished Service Award
The Alumni Association’s highest alumni award, the Alumni Distinguished Service Award recognizes alumni who have demonstrated loyalty and commitment to Temple University through their volunteer and philanthropic contributions to the university community, as well as their professional accomplishments.
Meet David R. Devereaux, FOX ’86, 2012 Alumni Distinguished Service Award recipient.
Russell H. Conwell Award
The Russell H. Conwell Award recognizes non-alumni individuals for outstanding volunteer and philanthropic service to the university community. Past recipients whose contributions and commitment to the university have been exemplary include trustees, former Temple University presidents and administrators, Temple constituent groups, and other benefactors.
Meet James Hilty, 2012 Russell H. Conwell Award recipient.
F. Eugene Dixon Inspiration Award
The F. Eugene Dixon Inspiration Award honors those exceptional alumni and friends of Temple University’s athletic programs who believe in the importance of athletics in the development of students as individuals and citizens and who evidence a commitment in both their professional and private lives to the advancement of athletics; who have actively and effectively promoted athletics through loyal support and valued patronage of the intercollegiate athletic teams of the university, and, more importantly, the growth and development of individual student athletes; and have through such commitments proved to be an inspiration to others in their interest and support of athletics at Temple University.
Meet Donald, FOX ’59, and Nancy Resnick, 2012 F. Eugene Dixon Inspiration Award recipients.
Gallery of Success
Inspirational alumni from each of Temple’s 17 schools and colleges are showcased in the Gallery of Success exhibit inside Mitten Hall (lower level). Previous winners’ names are also on permanent display. Hosted by Temple’s Career Center and the Office of Alumni Relations, these inductees and their invited guests enjoy a fall reception during Homecoming weekend.
View previous Gallery of Success recipients.
Young Alumni Diamond Excellence Award
The Young Alumni Diamond Excellence Award was established to honor outstanding achievements and/or service to the community of a Temple University alumnus or individual in a profession or field. The goal of this award is to provide a role model for all current and future Temple young alumni.
View previous Young Alumni Diamond Excellence Award recipients.
School and College Awards
Throughout the year, each of Temple’s 17 schools and colleges honor the achievements of distinguished alumni and friends with special recognition events and awards.
Learn more about School and College awards.