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Queen's University

Alumni Achievement Award

The Alumni Achievement Award is the highest honour presented by the Queen’s University Alumni Association.

Presented annually to an alumnus/alumna who has demonstrated the high ideals imparted by a Queen’s University education through significant lifetime contributions to one or more of the following: the arts or sciences; public service; leadership in business, industry or a profession; community, charitable or volunteer work.

[Photo of Shirley Tilghman]2015 recipient
Shirley Tilghman, Artsci'68, DSc'02

Dr. Tilghman will be presented with the Alumni Achievement Award at the QUAA Gala Awards Dinner on Saturday, April 2, 2016.






Past Recipients


Year Recipient
2014 Dr. Andrew Feustel, PhD'95
2013  Dr. Alfred Bader, Sc'45, Arts'46, MSc'47, LLD'86 and Dr. Isabel Bader, LLD'07
2012 His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Law'66, LLD'91
2011 Peter Milliken, Arts'68
2010 Ali Velshi, Artsci'94
2009 Linda Locke, Law'84
2008 Harold Jennings, MSc'61, PhD'64
2007 Ronald McCallum, LLM'74
2006 Frank Newell, Meds'46
2005 Virginia (Ginny) Shrivastava, Arts'63
2004 Kim Sturgess, Sc'77
2003 Mary Card, Arts'69
2002 Maynard Gertler, BA'39 (deceased)
2001 Eldon Hay, MA'57, BDiv'57, DDiv'04
2000 Moira Hutchinson, Arts'64, MA'68
1999 Mary Collins, Arts'61
1998 John Matheson, Arts'40, LLD'84
1997 Anthony Graham, Meds'66
1996 Kenneth Dresser, MD'56 (deceased)
1995 Ramsey Withers, Sc'54
1994 Adrienne Alison, Artsci'76
1993 Freda Paltiel, BA'45 (deceased)
1992 Bruce Cronk, Meds'46
1991 Frances Lester, Meds'66
1990 Ethel Moncrief Birkenshaw, Arts'48
1989 Herman Voaden, BA'23, MA'26 (deceased)
1987 Elisabeth Oughton, Arts'59
1986 Ernest Johnson, MD'38 (deceased)

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