Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Douglas College opens nominations for 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award

                    2013 recipient Frank Giustra
You can help Douglas College honour the achievements of one of its outstanding graduates.

If you know of someone who should be recognized, submit a nomination for the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award.

The award is a major step in recognizing the quality of our graduates and their contributions to the community.

It also represents the calibre of the students that come to Douglas College, and the education, training and inspiration they received here.

The 2013 award was given to entrepreneur and philanthropist Frank Giustra, who graduated from the College in 1979.

Other past recipients include Olympic gold medalist Daniel Igali and poet and creative writing instructor Elizabeth Bachinsky.

The deadline to submit nominations is March 1. The award will be presented during the graduation ceremonies in June.

For more information, contact Andrew Senjack, alumni association coordinator, at 604 777 6171 or by email. The nomination form can be downloaded here.