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Call for Nominations for FGCU Graduate to Receive Alumni of Distinction Society Award

FORT MYERS, FL - The Florida Gulf Coast University Alumni Association is sending out a call for nominations for an outstanding FGCU graduate who has significantly contributed to the community.

The Alumni Association Board of Directors annually honors a distinguished graduate of Florida Gulf Coast University. This is the most prestigious award the association bestows upon an FGCU graduate in recognition of the recipient's contributions to society.

The criteria for this award include a distinguished professional career (both regionally and nationally), distinguished in community and recognized for service to others and dedicated to providing ongoing service to the University.

Past award recipients include Nola Theiss, 2008; Guenther Gosch, 2007; Robert Mulhere, 2006; Dr. Allen Weiss, 2005; and Dr. John Little, 2004.

Nomination deadline is April 1, 2009.

For more information about the Alumni of Distinction Society, visit

For more information about the FGCU Alumni Association, contact director of Alumni Relations Lindsey Touchette at (239) 590-1016 or

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