At each Homecoming, the Alumni Association recognizes members who have made significant contributions to their community, their organization and LWC.
All alumni association members may nominate an alumnus or alumna for the following awards: Distinguished Alumnus, Distinguished Service, Young Alumus/Alumna or Special Achievement.
2017 Alumni Award RecipientsOutstanding Young Alumna Award - Lori Riddle '02 Eberenz
Distinguished Service Award - Carrie Luker '67 Farris
Distinguished Alumnus Award - Robert W. Flowers '70
2016 Alumni Award RecipientsOutstanding Young Alumna - Dr. April Richardson-Hatcher '02
Distinguished Service Award - Amy Thompson-Wells '99
Distinguished Alumnus - J. Paul Long '75
Outstanding Young Alumnus - Dr. S Ross Martin '05
2015 Alumni Award RecipientsDistinguished Service Award - LWC Assistant Food Service Director and Catering Director JoAnn Panko
Honorary Alumnus - LWC Professor of Music Robert Reynolds
Distinguished Alumnus - Michael Kearns '63
Outstanding Young Alumnus - Chris Innes '05
Honorary Alumna - Retired Educator Judith Ford
2014 Alumni Award RecipientsDistinguished Alumnus - Kerry Michael Givens '73
Outstanding Young Alumnus - Chris Estes '01
Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee for Softball - Jessica Seamon '01
Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee for Volleyball - Michelle Burns '01 Perry
Honorary Alumni - Dee and the Rev. Howard Reynolds
2013 Alumni Award RecipientsHonorary Alumni Award - LWC Associate Professor of Music Gerald Chafin and his wife, Sonja.
Distinguished Alumnus Award - Greg Hall '82
Distinguished Service Award - Jean McLean '49, posthumously, accepted by husband, Lynn.
Outstanding Young Alumnus - Brian Shirley '98
Honorary Alumnus Award - B.J. Burnett