Alumni Awards & Recognition

Rhode Island College Alumni Awards - May 4, 2023

Attend the Alumni Awards Ceremony on May 4

Join the Alumni Association on Thursday, May 4 at 5pm as we celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of our awardees. The ceremony is being held in the Donovan Dining Center.

Tickets available until Friday, April 28. 

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Alumni and Honor Roll awards are a long-standing tradition at Rhode Island College. These awards foster lasting connections with our alumni while also recognizing their personal and professional achievements.

2023 Alumni Award Honorees

The Alumni Awards are presented annually to graduates and community leaders who bring honor upon themselves and the College. Their personal and professional achievements and service aid the community, Rhode Island College and/or the Alumni Association.

John Nazarian Alumna of the Year

  • Sharen D. Gleckman '84

Charles B. Willard Achievement Award

  • Christopher Reddy '92

Alumni Faculty Award

  • Vince Bohlinger

Alumni Service Award

  • Jean Salera-Vieira '97, DNP '19

Alumni Staff Award

  • Tamecka Hardmon

Young Alumni Award

  • Michelle Valletta '11, '13

2023 Honor Roll Recipients

The Honor Roll Awards recognize graduates of each Rhode Island College school who have brought honor to the college by distinguished achievement in their field. The nominees are role models whose success demonstrates the value of a Rhode Island College degree.

Faculty of Arts & Sciences

  • Dr. Anthony Azar '83
  • Tim Labonte '07
  • Rosenny Taveras '12

Feinstein School of Education & Human Development

  • Deborah Moura '05

Onanian School of Nursing

  • Jocelyne DeGouvenain '10

School of Business

  • James Florio Jr. '02

School of Social Work

  • Daniel Harvey '93
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