Sacramento State has selected seven alumni to receive this year’s Distinguished Alumni Awards. The awards will be presented at a Thursday, April 26, ceremony in the Alumni Center. Tickets are available at www.sacstatealumni.com.
The 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients are:
Lifetime Achievement Award
Distinguished Service Awards
Rising Star Awards
The Distinguished Alumni Awards, presented annually since 1972, are given by the University and the Alumni Association to alumni and friends of the University for outstanding contributions to the campus and community.
Previous winners include artist Wayne Thiebaud, News10 anchor Cristina Mendonsa, Sleep Train founder Dale Carlsen, two-time Super Bowl champion John Gesek and former Vision Service Plan CEO Roger Valine.
For more information, visit www.sacstatealumni.com. For media assistance, contact the Sacramento State public affairs office at (916) 278-6156.
– Craig Koscho