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Alumni Awards

TRANSFORMING LIVES ALUMNI AWARD

This award recognizes an alumnus who has truly made a significant impact on changing students' live and preparing and mentoring them for successful careers.

2017 Recipient: Jacqueline Hughes, Design Director, Knits and Sweater, Ralph Lauren

DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD

Honors a graduate from the College of the Arts with more than 15 years of professional experience who has made significant contributions to his or her field and demonstrated success in their chosen career.

2017 Recipient: Molly Langenstein, Chief Private Brands Officer, Macy's, Inc.

OUTSTANDING YOUNG PROFESSIONAL ALUMNI AWARD

Honors a graduate from the College of the Arts with five to 15 years professional experience who has demonstrated success in their chosen career.

2017 Recipient: Maureen Burns, Associate Producer, The Cleveland Play House