Michael J. Caruso '67
2017 Grace Award Recipient
The Eugene G. Grace 1899 Award is presented in recognition of distinguished service encouraging support of Lehigh University, given by the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.
D'Arcy W. Roper III '67
2017 Persa Award Recipient
The Joseph R. Persa '48 Award is presented to the individual who has made the greatest contribution to an outstanding class reunion. This award is presented in memory of a dedicated alumnus who served with distinction as general reunion chairman from 1958 until his death in 1980.
Ralph Z. Fortney '52
2017 Stutz Award Recipient
The George F.A. Stutz '22 Award is presented to a senior alumnus whose integrity, humility, dedication, and loyalty personify the spirit of George F.A. Stutz '22. The recipient should demonstrate lifelong leadership and service in diverse volunteer roles within the Lehigh community. A senior alumnus is defined as a Lehigh graduate of 35 or more years ago.
William G. Beattie '59
2017 Dr. Costel Denson Award Recipient
Named in honor of Lehigh’s first African-American graduate, The Dr. Costel Denson '56 Award is presented to an alumnus or alumna who has demonstrated leadership by identifying and implementing pathways to increase diversity in the American workplace and in our educational institutions.