Deans to recognize seven distinguished alumni
Annual awards to be presented May 13
Molly F. Shock ’75 and six other TU alumni will be honored at an Alumni Association banquet on May 13 in the Chesapeake Room at the University Union.
Shock has been selected to receive the university's Distiguished Alumni Award.
She is a member of both the TU Board of Visitors and Foundation Board, and current chair of the Capital Campaign Committee. The TU Distinguished Alumni Award is presented annually to an alumnus or alumna who exemplifies continued professional development, success in his or her field, and a commitment to Towson University.The award has been conferred since 1958.
The Dean’s Recognition Awards are presented annually to TU alumni who have distinguished themselves through superior professional growth and accomplishment in their fields. One recipient is selected by the dean of each of the university’s colleges. Honorees represent commitment and excellence in a diversity of professional disciplines.
The following alumni will receive the Dean’s Recognition Awards for 2010:
Constance W. Kihm ’95, chairperson of the Towson Advocacy Program (TAP) and former member of the Towson University Alumni Association board of directors (2003—09), will receive the award from the College of Liberal Arts.
JoAnne V. Koehler ’68, recently retired chief human resource officer for Baltimore City Public Schools, will be recognized by the College of Education.
Joy Lusco Kecken ’94, an award-winning director, writer and producer of film and television, will receive the award from the College of Fine Arts and Communication.
Kathleen McQuiggan ’90, founder and president of Catalina Leadership, will be honored by the College of Business and Economics.
Patricia Schriver Steeg ’75, chief of the Women’s Cancers Section of the laboratory of molecular pharmacology at the National Cancer Institute, will be recognized by the Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics.
Buzz Williams ’92, a disciplinary hearing officer for Harford County Public Schools and a U.S. Marine Corps combat veteran in operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, will be honored by the College of Health Professions.
For more information on the awards banquet or the awardees, contact the Office of Alumni Relations, x4-2234.