Forestry & Natural Resources will be celebrating with alumni Donald Leopold, Ph.D. '84, for receiving the 2014 Distinguished Agriculture Almni award. More information on scheduled activities will be posted.
The Distinguished Agriculture Alumni Award was created in 1992 to recognize mid-career alumni of Purdue's College of Agriculture. Honorees must have a demonstrated record of outstanding accomplishments, have made significant contributions to his/her profession or society in general, and exhibit high potential for future professional growth. Selections are made by a committee comprised of the Dean of Agriculture, associate deans, assistant dean, department heads and unit directors. Typically, ten or fewer alumni are selected to receive the award. Recipients will be recognized in a convocation on Friday, March 7, 2014, on the West Lafayette campus.