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Stanford Earth Alumni Awards

Stanford Earth 2020 Alumni Awards

Energy Leader Mike Ming Earns Distinguished Alumni Award

He began his career at a time when energy scarcity threatened the U.S. economy and national security. Now he would like to have an honest conversation about managing abundance.

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Nick Halla recognized with Early- to Mid-Career Alumni Award

E-IPER graduate's ambition to drive technology for sustainability brings him full circle to focus on food system innovation.

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The Stanford Earth Alumni Awards shine a light on the incredible career achievements of our alumni, including their contributions to science and leadership related to Earth resources, environment, and sustainability. We are proud to honor them in this way.

Stanford Earth alumni are leaders in their fields.

Since its founding in 2015, the Stanford Earth Alumni Awards program has recognized highly significant contributions to civil, government, business, or academic communities by members of the school's alumni body. The awards celebrate the long-lasting, significant impacts our graduates are having far beyond Stanford's campus.

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Early- to Mid-Career Alumni Award     Distinguished Alumni Award

Past Recipients

Bradford Mills

BS '77, MS '79

Distinguished Alumni Award 2019

xyoli perez campos alumni award reception ceremony 2019
Xyoli Pérez-Campos

MS '99, PhD '02

Early- to Mid-Career Alumni Award 2019

Larry Funkouser receives award from Steve Graham
Lawrence W. Funkhouser

MS '48

Distinguished Alumni Award 2018

Jessica Watkins
Jessica Watkins

BS '10

Early- to Mid-Career Award 2018

George A. Thompson in 1984
George A. Thompson

PhD '49

Distinguished Alumni Award 2017

Edgar Rangel-German. Photo credit: Grecia Ramirez-Ovalle
Edgar Rangel-German

MS '98, PhD '03

Early- to Mid-Career Award 2017

Bob Coleman recieves award. Photo by Stacy Geiken
Robert G. Coleman

PhD '57

Distinguished Alumni Award 2016

Bill Dickinson receives congratulations at Commencement
William R. Dickinson

BS '52, MS '56, PhD '58

Distinguished Alumni Award 2015

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