Alumni Events

2017 Alumni Achievement Awards Gala

Thursday, Oct. 26-Marquis Hall

5:30pm   Champagne Reception

6:00pm   Dinner and Awards Program

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Innovation. Public Service. Community Leadership. Philanthropy.
The University of Saskatchewan Alumni Association is proud to honor our graduates who have excelled in their respective fields and enhanced their communities. On October 26 at Marquis Hall, we pay tribute to these esteemed individuals and their achievements at the annual University of Saskatchewan Alumni Association Honouring Our Alumni event; an evening recognizing their determination and influence.

Join us to celebrate the amazing achievements of this year's award recipients:

Dr. Gregg Adams (DVM’82), professor of veterinary biomedical sciences and reproductive research innovator.

Dr. John Conly (MD’78), internationally recognized as one of the world’s leading infectious diseases specialists and a pre-eminent expert on antimicrobial resistance.

Max FineDay (BA’15), co-executive director of Canadian Roots Exchange, bringing together Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth to explore reconciliation.

Dr. Sherril Gelmon (Physio’76), professor at the Oregon Health & Science University and Portland State University School of Public Health.

Jo-Ann Hnatiuk (BSN’95), clinical practice educator and former critical care nursing officer for the Canadian Forces.

Dr. David Mulder (MD’62), trauma care trailblazer and consulting staff for the Montreal Canadiens and Montreal Alouettes.

Jeff Norris (BA’97), non-profit champion and president and CEO of Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation.

Brian Towriss (BComm’78), the winningest coach in Canadian university football history, leading the Huskies to three Vanier Cup victories.

Ralph Young (BE’67), former president and CEO of Melcor Developments and Chancellor Emeritus of the University of Alberta.

Visit to learn more about this year's honourees.