Spring Recipients

The following alumni will be honored with U-M Bicentennial Alumni Awards—a special 200th-anniversary initiative—at Spring Commencement on April 29, 2017:

Candy Chang

Public Artist

 

Christopher Paul Curtis

Author and Newbery Award Winner

 

Abdul M. El-Sayed

Former Executive Director and Health Officer, Health Department, City of Detroit

 

Carol Jantsch

Principal Tuba, The Philadelphia Orchestra

 

Cynthia Koenig

CEO & Founder, Wello Water

 

Annie Maxwell

President, Skoll Global Threats Fund

 

Babak Parviz

Vice President, Amazon

 

Benj Pasek

Songwriter, Composer – Broadway and Film

 

Justin Paul

Songwriter, Composer – Broadway and Film

 

Damon A. Williams

Senior Vice President and Chief Education Officer, Boys and Girls Club of America