Events and Traditions
2019 Award Winners
Alumni of the Year Award - Stuart McKee (Chief Technology Officer for State and Local Governments in the United States, Microsoft Corp.), and Christine Frei (Executive Director of the Clearwater Economic Development Association).
Marion Shinn Lifelong Achievement Award - Charles (Chuck) Brown, (attorney).
Rising Star Young Alumnae Award – Pasang Sherpa, 2007 graduate (visiting professor at Pacific Lutheran University and affiliated with the South Asia Center at the University of Washington) and Tara Lynn Taylor 2012 (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Muckleshoot Tribe’s Behavioral Health Program).
Aletha Pabst Award – Chris Loseth (President and CEO, Potlatch No. 1 Financial Credit Union).
Excellence in Education Award – Jill Thomas-Jorgenson, 1979 graduate (associate professor, Business Division, LC State); and Roland (Rollie) Hallen, 1986 graduate (instructor, Natural Sciences, LC State).
Spirit Award – Kathy Martin (retired Dean of Community Programs and Governmental Relations at LC State).
Grab a to-go treat at the multi-purpose play field across the street from Harris Field immediately after the commencement ceremony.