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Distinguished Alumni Service Award

The Distinguished Alumni Service Award is awarded to a Montana Western alum for their extraordinary service to their community and the University of Montana Western.

Past Recipients:

2017 Bob Hansen `70
2016 Michael Schulz `79
2015 Julie Cajune `91
2014 Mick Delaney `65
2013 Richard Jonasen `63
2012 Robert “Mike” Miller `75
2011 JD Lynch `70
2010 Donna Rouse `70
2009 Angela McLean `94
2008 Max Nield `58
2007 Iola “Olie” Else `73
2006 Mike Foster `77
2005 Marvin “Buz” Cowdrey `62
2004 Flint Rasmussen `90
2003 John Kuglin `72
2002 Joe Morstein `62
2001 Godfrey Saunders `76
2000 Ted Ori `80
1999 Chuck Swysgood
1998 Blanche Woods Dodgson `28
1997 Jim Lodge `69
1996 Casey Keltz `57
1995 Ron Kenison `58; Dan Scott `61
1994 James Corr `54
1993 Eunice Brown `18; Louis “Sonny” Lubick `60
1992 George Delaney `63; Frank “Frog” Hull `58; James Lots `68
1991 Joseph McDonald `52
1990 Fred Snook `68; Carol Griffith Williams `65
1989 Marjorie Paisley `28; James Veltkamp `38
1988 Bonnie Bowee Alt; James Scott `38
1987 Marie Larsen Meyer `27; Ron Kenison `58; James Lots `68
1986 Margaret Hagenbarth `35; William Roberts `34
1985 Carrie Leyson Wall `31; Dorothy Floerchinger
1984 Ed Cebull `40; David Murray; Elmer Tuomi
1983 Carl Davis `41
1982 Helen Griffin Dresen `56; Earl Barlow `48
1981 Jane Story Briney `68; Thomas J. Briney `68
1980 Ruth Oja Hussa `39; Ira E. Perkins `33; John Wenger `51; Genevieve Myers McCracken `30; Dr. Edwin House `60
1979 Charles Davis `29; Bill Straugh `35; Leland Schoover; Ann Mallory; Wallace Forsgren

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