Since 2001, Walden has recognized the achievements of our graduates through the Outstanding Alumni Award. This honor is given each year to one alum who exemplifies Walden’s mission to effect positive social change through contributions to his or her profession, discipline, or community.
2003: Dr. Michael Wanko
2002: Dr. Craig Swenson
2001: Dr. Joy Erlichman Miller
Nominations for the 2020 Outstanding Alumni Award are now closed. The winner will be announced in conjunction with our virtual commencement ceremony on July 18th, 2020.
Please check back in early 2021 for information about how to nominate a Walden graduate for the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Award. Faculty, alumni, and students will be able to nominate an alum who they believe best exemplifies Walden’s mission.
To be eligible to win the Outstanding Alumni Award, nominees must:
If you have questions about the Outstanding Alumni Award, please contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at [email protected].