The RIT Alumni Association
The RIT Alumni Association is proud to honor 11 exceptional alumni who have brought distinction at the highest level to their college and RIT through professional, community, or philanthropic achievements.
Join us here to view upcoming live streams of the Distinguished Alumni Award presentations:
- January 31 at 4:45 p.m. for College of Science Awardee, Laurie E. Axelrod BS ’86
- March 3 at 6:15 p.m. for the College of Engineering Technology Alumni Awards
- March 4 at 4:45 p.m. for Saunders College of Business awardee Hope Drummond BS ’91
- March 30 at 12:00 p.m. for National Technical Institute for the Deaf awardee Christine Sun Kim BS ’02
- March 31 at 4:45 p.m. for School of Individualized Study awardee J.M. Allain BS ’03
- April 22 at 4:45 p.m. for College of Art & Design awardee Erin Sarofsky BFA ’98, MFA ’00, College of Liberal Arts awardee Kristine I. Simmons BS ’90, and Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences awardee Franklyn Athias BS ’85
- May 5 at 5:30 p.m. for the Kate Gleason College of Engineering Alumni Awards
The Alumni Awards is an annual celebration of a diverse community of extraordinary individuals who have contributed significantly to the advancement and leadership of noteworthy civic, philanthropic, or service organizations. These events bring together alumni, students, faculty, and staff to honor those receiving the RIT Distinguished Alumni award and the RIT Outstanding Alumnus award.