Medal of Excellence Awards Dinner

October 15, 2015
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Livingston Hall
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway NJ 08854
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. | Cocktail Reception
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. | Dinner and Presentation

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​The Medal of Excellence Awards, established in 2006, recognize graduates of Rutgers University School of Engineering who have distinguished themselves professionally since graduation in industry, academia, government, research, and business. The awards also recognize alumni who have distinguished themselves in other areas including continued involvement in the School of Engineering and social responsibility.

Honorees are celebrated at a networking dinner event that is attended by alumni and SoE faculty and students, as well as an impressive representation of local industry members and other distinuguished guests.  In addition, the Rutgers Engineering Society (RES) presents its Distinguished Engineer Award at this event.
Richard S. Weeks
President & CEO Weeks Marine, Inc.
Dinner Chair
James W. Hughes, PhD ENG’65, GSNB'69, GSNB’71
Dean, Edward J.  Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
2014 Medal of Excellence Honoree
Honorary Dinner Chair

2015 Medal of Excellence Honorees 

Read more about each alumni honoree HERE

Medal of Excellence Award

Richard N. Weeks  ENG’50
Weeks Marine, Inc.

Distinguished Achievement in Industry and Commerce

Subhasish Roychoudhury, PhD GSNB’92, GSNB’95
Global IT Manager, Plant Floor Systems Application Management
Ford Motor Company

Distinguished Achievement in Education and Research

Raymond Iezzi, Jr., MD LC'87, GSNB'96
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Mayo Graduate School of Medicine

Distinguished Young Alumnus

Eric Jayjock, PhD GSNB'04, GSNB'11
Director of Continuous Manufacturing

Dean's Award for Service

Tracy Espiritu ENG’96
Technology Instructional Coach/Teacher
Elizabeth Board of Education

Distinguished Engineer Award (Rutgers Engineering Society Award)

Benjamin Fasano, PhD ENG'75, GSNB'80, GSNB'82
Advanced Silicon Packaging Development Engineer