Alumni Affairs

Alumni Award Nominations Sought

The MSMC Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Award and the Alumni President's Award for Outstanding Service to the College to be presented during Alumni and Family Weekend, September 24 -25.

The Mount Saint Mary College Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 1976 and is awarded to an alumnus or alumna who has made significant contributions to society through his or her professional career and/or volunteer service.

Past recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award include Eileen Sassmann ’66, retired programmer at IBM, Christine Baker ’95, president of CB Creative, Inc. and founder of Walk4Good, Dawn Ravella ’89, director of mission outreach at The Reformed Church of the Bronx Michelle Bond ’99, consultant for not-for-profits, MaryKay Messenger ’88, vocal soloist for the US Military Academy Band and Dr. Judith McLaughlin ’66, retired principal at Washingtonville School District.

The Mount Saint Mary College President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the College was established in 1983 and is awarded to an alumnus or alumna who has routinely volunteered his or her time and talents to the Mount Saint Mary College community.

The President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the College has been presented to Jennifer Smalley ’87, Division of Education volunteer & alumni volunteer, Lynne Ejercito ’77, Alumni Association Board of Directors & Mentor, Matthew Sautner ’90, former president and current board member of the MSMC Alumni Association Board of Directors.

For more information on each award please see below. To nominate a classmate or fellow alumni, please fill out the Nomination Form, which will be submitted to the Office of Alumni Affairs. Nominations must be received by August 1st.

The Distinguished Alumni Award

The Mount Saint Mary College Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 1976 and is awarded to an alumnus or alumna who has made significant contributions to society through his or her professional career and/or volunteer service.

Members of the Mount Saint Mary College community may nominate candidates for the award. The recipient(s) will be selected by the Alumni Board’s Alumni Awards Committee and approved by the Vice President for College Advancement. The award is presented during Alumni & Family Weekend. No more than two awards may be presented each year. Nominations must be received by August 1st.

The President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the College

The Mount Saint Mary College President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the College was established in 1983 and is awarded to an alumnus or alumna who has routinely volunteered his or her time and talents to the Mount Saint Mary College community.

Members of the Mount Saint Mary College community may nominate candidates for the award. The recipient(s) will be selected by the Alumni Board’s Alumni Awards Committee and approved by the Vice President for College Advancement. The award will be presented each year at the Mount Saint Mary College Alumni & Family Weekend. No more than two awards may be presented each year. Nominations must be received by August 1st.

Click here to nominate an alumni for The Distinguished Alumni Award or The President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the College.