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Alumni Awards

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Distinguished Service to Keystone

The Distinguished Service to Keystone Award is presented to a dedicated individual who has given unselfishly of their time and effort to the advancement and continued excellence of Keystone College.

Keystonian of the Year

The Keystonian of the Year Award is presented to an extraordinary alum who embodies the core values of Keystone’s mission and values by assisting the college community and/or has achieved distinction through their professional accomplishments.

Keystone College Helping Hands Award

The Helping Hands Award recognizes students, alumni, faculty, and friends of Keystone College who have contributed significantly in a volunteer capacity, helping students and our community while strengthening the college.

The individual has created a lasting impression through inspirational leadership, initiative, and exceptional commitment to civic engagement, mentoring, teaching, coaching, organizing, serving on boards or committees, and/or other leadership roles with the alumni, college, and community.

Young Alumni

The Young Alumni Award is presented to a “rising star” in their field or vocation, ten years or less after graduation. This individual has made a difference in the lives of others, an organization, or their community by leveraging their Keystone education while serving as an example to future graduates.

The Keystone College Alumni Association presents four annual awards to recognize individuals whose exemplary accomplishments, service, and commitment have brought honor to Keystone College, their communities, and professions. Each award must meet specific criteria. Additionally, all awards are presented during Homecoming Weekend.

Alumni Award Recipients  2021

2021 Alumni Awards

The Keystone College Alumni Association honored a group of distinguished alumni for their outstanding achievements during Homecoming and Family Weekend festivities. Pictured from left:
Keystone College President Tracy Brundage, Ph.D.; Jonathan L. Davis, ’80, Keystonian of the Year; Don Cadman ’77, Distinguished Service Award; Elena’O’Connor ’04, Helping Hands Award; Abreham Kittel ’18, Young Alumnus of the Year; Fran Langan, Ph.D., VP of Institutional Advancement; and Adrienne Mellott, Ph.D., ’16, Alumni Association President.

2019 Awards

2019 Alumni Awards

The Keystone College Alumni Association honored a group of distinguished alumni for their outstanding achievements during Homecoming and Family Weekend festivities. Pictured from left: Don Cadman ’77, Alumni Association president; Matthew Powell ’12, Young Alumnus of the Year; Don Jones ’73, Keystonian of the Year; Denny Coffinberger ’68, Keystonian of the Year; and Keystone College President Tracy Brundage, Ph.D. Not pictured: Charlotte Davis ’53, Distinguished Service to Keystone.

 

2018 awards

2018 Alumni Awards

The Keystone College Alumni Association honored a group of distinguished alumni for their outstanding achievements during Homecoming and Family Weekend festivities. Pictured from left: Don Cadman ’77, Alumni Association president; John Keefe ’71, Keystonian of the Year; Krista Tully ’11, Young Alumna of the Year; Richard Krebs ’96, Distinguished Service to Keystone; and Keystone College President Tracy Brundage, Ph.D.

2017

2017 Alumni Awards

Keystone College graduates receive alumni awards during Homecoming and Family Day activities on campus.  Pictured from left: Jim Mirabelli ’05, Keystone Alumni Association president; Zach Morahan ’10, Keystone Alumni Association Vice President; Gretchen Ludders ’72, Distinguished Service to Keystone; Lyndsay Grady ’08, Young Alumni of the Year; and David L. Coppola, Ph.D, Keystone College President. Bill Evanina ’87, Keystonian of the Year, was unable to attend.

2016

2016 Alumni Awards

Keystone College graduates receive alumni awards during Homecoming and Family Day activities on campus. From left: James Mirabelli, president of the Keystone College Alumni Association; Jon Cadman, Keystonian of the Year; W. Rick Kirijan, Distinguished Service to Keystone Award; Shane McGuire, Young Alumnus of the Year Award, and David L. Coppola, Ph.D., Keystone College president.