Honoring the accomplishments of outstanding alumni
Wayne State University alumni award winners make meaningful contributions to society in groundbreaking ways. Our Distinguished Alumni awardee is recognized for her efforts in increasing minority student enrollment and involvement at Penn State DuBois. Our Homer D. Strong recipient is committed to improving lives through business and technology, and to nurturing the next generation of highly competent and socially responsible engineers.
Anita McDonald '66, '70
Julius Reeves '86
2021 Award Winners
Each year, the Wayne State University Alumni Association honors the accomplishments of outstanding alumni who exemplify the Wayne State spirit of achievement, excellence and service. Watch the full award ceremony above or view individual winner remarks.
Christopher Wilson '07
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Alice Thompson '81
School of Social Work
Zhongcong Xie '94
Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences