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Alumni of the Year

Each year, the College of Information Studies recognizes an outstanding alumnus/a who has made a significant contribution to his/her field, attained a major leadership role in the field, or who can be considered a role model for other iSchool graduates.  Honorees are awarded at the University of Maryland Alumni Association Awards Gala.

We welcome nominations from our alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the college.

Please send biographical materials to 

Lawrence Liff
Director of Development
College of Information Studies
University of Maryland
Room 4105 Hornbake Library Bldg., South Wing
College Park, MD 20742-4345 or
Email lliff@umd.edu

Award Recipients
  • 2013: Maureen Sullivan
  • 2009: Nancy Roderer
  • 2008: Jane Kinney Meyers
  • 2007: Robyn C. Frank
  • 2005: Leslie Burger
  • 2004: Susan Fifer Canby
  • 2003: Betsy Humphreys
  • 2002: None presented
  • 2001: Claudia J. Mills
  • 2000: Jane B. Robbins
  • 1999: James C. Welbourne
  • 1998: Kay Rader
  • 1997: Amado "Sonny" Narvaez
  • 1996: Esther Herman
  • 1995: Cecilia L. Keller
  • 1994: Sybille A Jagusch
  • 1993: Leslie A. Kulp
  • 1992: Carol K. DiPrete
  • 1991: Eleanor "Joey" Rodger
  • 1990: Richard H. Lytle
  • 1989: Carolyn P. Brown
  • 1988: J. Linda Williams
  • 1987: Alice L. Hagemeyer
  • 1986: Hans H. Wellisch
  • 1985: Katherine "Kitty" Hurrey
  • 1984: Anne S. MacLeod