UMass Amherst Alumni Association to Present 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards at State House

Clockwise from top left: William A. Lee, Irma McClaurin, Patricia McQuilkin, Jeff Pluta, Kenji Summers, Kathleen Lugosch.
Clockwise from top left: William A. Lee, Irma McClaurin, Patricia McQuilkin, Kathleen Lugosch, Kenji Summers and Jeff Pluta.

The Alumni Association will present its Distinguished Alumni Awards on Monday, April 4 at noon in the Great Hall of the State House in Boston.

The six recipients are:

William A. Lee ’77, Distinguished Alumni Award; Irma McClaurin ’76 M.F.A., ’89 M.A., ’93 Ph.D., Distinguished Alumni Award; Patricia McQuilkin M.D. ’85, Distinguished Alumni Service Award; Jeff Pluta ’08, ’09 M.Ed., Distinguished Alumni Service Award; Kenji Summers ’08, Distinguished Young Alumni Award, and Kathleen R. Lugosch FAIA: Distinguished Faculty Award.

For biographies of the award recipients, go to https://www.umass.edu/newsoffice/article/2016-distinguished-alumni-award-recipients