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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of ACES
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2019 Award of Merit Luncheon


Join the College of ACES Alumni Association in recognition of outstanding ACES Alumni who have made a significant impact in their careers and their communities at the 2019 ACES Award of Merit Luncheon.

The 2019 ACES Award of Merit Winners include:

Carl Burkybile
B.S. ’69 Ag Education, M.S. ’75 Vocational Education of Urbana, IL
Director of Agriculture, Healing Hands International

Doyle Karr
B.S. 86 Agricultural Communications of Des Moines, IA
Director of Consumer Insights and Social License, Corteva AgriScience

Becky Ropp
B.S. ’95 Agricultural Communications of Normal, IL
Director, Communications Division, Growmark

Rida Shibli
Ph.D. ‘90 Horticulture 
Professor of Plant Biotechnology and Biodiversity
Department of Horticulture and Crop Sciences The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan

The ACES Award of Merit Luncheon will be held:

Date:  Monday, April 8, 2019 

Location:  I-Hotel & Conference Center, Chancellors Ballroom 

Time:  11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Cost:  $30.00

Charter Members of the Round Barn Society will also be pinned if they have not been recognized yet.

Deadline: Friday, March 29, 2019

Date & Time:
April 8th 11:30am - 1:30pm
I-Hotel and Conference Center
1900 S. First Street
Champaign, IL