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Awards of Excellence


The UGAA has recognized three exceptional alumni for their outstanding achievements and commitment

to excellence as the winners of the 2020 Awards of Excellence.

Meet the 2020 Recipients:

Mark Lautens

Alumni of Honour Award



Mark Lautens
B.Sc. '81, D.Sc. '16

Read more about Mark


Bill Laidlaw

Alumni Volunteer Award



Bill Laidlaw
BA '74

Read more about Bill


Yvonne Su

Young Alumni



Yvonne Su
BA '11, PhD '20

Read more about Yvonne



Take a look back at the 2019 UGAA Awards of Excellence Gala and the Alumni Plaza Unveiling Ceremony:

Event Album

Alumni Awards of Excellence Gala 2019

Awards of Excellence



2022 nominations are now open.

University of Guelph alumni are doing extraordinary things around the world.
The University of Guelph Alumni Awards of Excellence is a celebration of alumni
and their outstanding accomplishments.

Deadline to submit nominations was January 31, 2022.


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