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2012 Alumni Crowning Achievement Awards Celebration

Over 250 alumni and friends celebrated the 2012 Alumni Crowning Achievement Awards on September 27 at The Terrace at Innovation Place in Regina. The five honourees included Distinguished Humanitarian and Community Service recipient, Vera Tourangeau BEd(INDEd)’ 90 SIFC, Distinguished Professional Achievement Award recipient, Dr. Nevan Krogan BSc(Hons)’97, MSc’99 Campion (BSc), Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, William (Bill) Knight BA’69, BEd’70, Dr. Robert and Norma Ferguson Award for Outstanding Service, Victor Thomas BBA’07, MAdmin’11 and Outstanding Young Alumnus Award recipient, Phoebe De Ciman Haugen BA’03, BA(Hons)’05.

Ken Sunquist BAdmin’70, with Outstanding Young Alumnus recipient, Phoebe De Ciman Haugen BA’03, BA(Hons)’05 Campion, and Ferguson award recipient, Victor Thomas BBA’07, MAdmin’11 Bill Knight BA’68, BEd’70 accepts the Lifetime Achievement Award ACAA Lifetime recipient, William (Bill) Knight BA’68, BEd’70, with University of Regina President Vianne Timmons (left) and Alumni Association President, Gwen Keith BEd’74, MEd’77, PGDEA’83, MEd’84 (right) Dr. Nevan Krogan BSc(Hons)’97, MSc’99 Campion (BSc) accepts the Distinguished Professional Award Past ACAA recipient Bernadette McIntyre presents the Distinguished Professional Award to Dr. Nevan Krogan BSc(Hons)’97, MSc’99 Campion (BSc) Vera Tourangeau BEd(INDEd)’ 90 SIFC accepts the Award for Humanitarian and Community Service URAA past president Sean McEachern Bed’03 presents Vera Tourangeau BEd (INDEd)’ 90 SIFC with the Humanitarian and Community Service Award Victor Thomas BBA’07, MAdmin’11 accepts the Dr Robert and Norma Ferguson Award for Outstanding Service URAA past president Loni Kaufman BAdmin’95, MBA’12 presents the Dr Robert and Norma Ferguson Award for Outstanding Service to Victor Thomas BBA’07, MAdmin’11 Phoebe De Ciman Haugen BA’03, BA(Hons)’05 accepts the Young Alumnus Award URAA past president Leslie Ciz BAdmin’93 presents Outstanding Young Alumnus award to Phoebe De Ciman Haugen BA’03, BA(Hons)’05 President Gwen Keith BEd’74, MEd’77, PGDEA’83, MEd’84 brings greetings from the Alumni Association board of directors University of Regina President Vianne Timmons addresses ACAA guests Emcee and past ACAA recipient Bernie Kollman BAdmin’86 welcomes guests ACAA guests assemble for opening remarks Minister of Education Russ Marchuk BA’69, PDGC&I’85 with Chancellor Ready and Mrs. Fran Ready The Tourangeau extended family and friends Vera Tourangeau BEd (INDEd)’ 90 SIFC with granddaughter Peleina Nanai on left and mother Evelyn Desnomie on right ACAA guests arrive at The Terrace for pre-dinner reception 2012 Alumni Crowning Achievement Award recipients (L-R) Distinguished Humanitarian and Community Service recipient, Vera Tourangeau BEd (INDEd)’ 90 SIFC Distinguished Professional Achievement Award recipient, Dr. Nevan Krogan BSc (Hons)’97, MSc’99 Campion (BSc) Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, William (Bill) Knight BA’69, BEd’70 Dr. Robert and Norma Ferguson Award for Outstanding Service, Victor Thomas BBA’07, MAdmin’11 Outstanding Young Alumnus Award recipient, Phoebe De Ciman Haugen BA’03, BA(Hons)’05 The 2012 Alumni Crowning Achievement Award recipients with Alumni Association President Gwen Keith BEd’74, MEd’77, PGDEA’83, MEd’84 on far left and University of Regina President Vianne Timmons on far right University of Regina Alumni Association (URAA) board members (L-R) Brian Hillier DDA’04, BA’04, MBA’09, MHRM’11, Richard Kies BAdmin’93, CPR’03, Katelyn Barber BBA’12, and Jeff Maystruck BBA’08 with friend Tim Johnson (second from right) Recipient of the Dr. Robert and Norma Ferguson Award, Victor Thomas BBA’07, MAdmin’11, with University of Regina Chancellor Ready and Mrs. Fran Ready Lifetime Achievement Award recipient William (Bill) Knight BA’69, BEd’70, with family ACAA Humanitarian and Community Service recipient, Vera Tourangeau BEd (INDEd)’ 90 SIFC, with brother Bill Desnomie and wife Tilly, grandson Makoa Nanai and granddaughter Peleina Nanai ACAA recipient of the Ferguson Award, Victor Thomas BBA’07, MAdmin’11 with family Dr. Nevan Krogan, BSc(Hons)’97, MSc’99 Campion (BSc) recipient of the Award for Distinguished Professional Achievement, (centre) with (L-R) Kimberly Krogan, Lana Krogan BA’90, Trent Stevely, Seamus McGrath and June Krogan