The Honored

Zackie Achmat, doctor of humane letters. Founder and former chairman of South Africa’s Treatment Action Campaign, which responds to the AIDS crisis; anti-apartheid activist; founder of the National Coalition for Gay and Lesbian Equality; director of the Centre for Law & Social Justice in Cape Town

Christine Noyer Seaver ’81 to Receive Medal for Eminent Service at Amherst College’s Commencement May 23

April 20, 2010

AMHERST, Mass. – Christine Noyer Seaver, a graduate of Amherst’s Class of 1981, will receive the school’s Medal for Eminent Service during its commencement exercises on Sunday, May 23.

Frank E. Stevenson ’77

Polly Ormsby Longsworth

Polly Ormsby Longsworth, winner of the Medal for Eminent Service
Medal for Eminent Service

2008 Honorands

Amherst College Graduates 431

Harold F. Still ’44 Receives Eminent Service Medal from Amherst College

May 23, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Harold F. Still ’44, a resident of Philadelphia, will receive Amherst College’s Medal for Eminent Service at the college’s commencement exercises on Sunday, May 26. The Medal for Eminent Service is presented to an Amherst alumnus who has demonstrated extraordinary devotion to his alma mater.

R. Thomas Green, Jr., '59 Receives Eminent Service Medal

June 19, 2001 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—R. Thomas Green, Jr., a resident of Hudson, Ohio, received Amherst College’s Medal for Eminent Service at the college’s commencement exercises on Sunday, May 27.

Douglas C. Wilson '62 To Receive Eminent Service Medal from Amherst College at Commencment 2003

Minneapolis Attorney Stephen R. Pflaum Honored at Amherst College Commencement May 22

May 22, 2005 Director of Media Relations

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