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U of I Spring Break
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 2018 ACES Award of Merit Luncheon.
The 2018 ACES Award of Merit Winners include:
Sam R. Eathington
B.S. ’91, M.S. ’92, Ph.D. ’95 Agronomy of Chesterfield, MO
Chief Scientist, The Climate Corporation
Eric H. Jackson
B.S. ’83 As Economics of Minneapolis, MN
Chief Executive of Pipeline Foods
David W. Mies
B.S. ’70 Ag Sciences, M.S. ’71 Plant Breeding of Mahomet, IL
Consultant Global Plant Breeding
Donald L. Moffitt
B.S. ’69 Ag Education of Gilson, IL
Retired Assistant Director, Illinois Department of Agriculture
Retired, Illinois State Representative
John G. Reifsteck
B.S. ’77 Ag Economics of Champaign, IL
Chairman of the Board and President, GROWMARK, Inc.
The ACES Award of Merit Luncheon will be held:
Date: Monday, April 9, 2018
Location: I-Hotel & Conference Center, Chancellors Ballroom
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Charter Members of the Round Barn Society will also be pinned if they have not been recognized yet.
Deadline: April 2, 2018
More information to come
U of I Commencement
It's time to celebrate! We are pleased to invite graduates and their families to a complimentary reception at Memorial Stadium's Colonnades Club. The ACES Alumni Association along with the ACES administrators, faculty and staff will be on hand to congratulate the College of ACES graduates and their families as well as welcome them to the ACES Alumni Association!
Graduates, please wear your cap and gown. Great photo opportunities await you at Memorial Stadium! Premiere access to the columns and field view will be moments you won't want to miss!
ACES Young Alumni, Family Spirit and Career Achievement Award Nominations are due to the ACES Alumni Association.
Save the Date! More details to come!