Marcia Peterman began her career at Illinois in 1930 as ECE’s (then known as the Electrical Engineering Department) first clerk-stenographer. She later served as supervisor of clerical staff and as secretary and adviser to four department heads. Marcia provided help and guidance to generations of students and alumni. She retired from ECE in 1983.
To recognize Marcia's devotion to the department’s students and alumni, the ECE Alumni Association annually presents the Marcia Peterman ECE Award to a deserving alumnus in recognition of outstanding service to the department and its students, faculty and alumni. The award is presented at the Fall Alumni Awards Banquet.
To nominate a deserving ECE alumnus/alumna, please complete the nomination form.
If you would like to update or send new information to an existing nomination, you may also do so at any time. For more information, please contact Audrey LeGrande, Assistant Director of Alumni and Student Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org or (217) 300-1783.
|2014||Denise Turic||2000||John P. Faber|
|2013||Vishwani Agrawal||1999||E. Nick Neckopulos|
|2012||Douglas Criner||1998||Peter W. Sognefest|
|2011||Sherel Horsley||1997||Fredric G. Nearing|
|2010||Todd Beanblossom||1996||M. Stanley Helm|
|2009||Kurt Hollenbeck||1995||John E. Farley|
|2008||Michael Winberg||1994||Ralph J. Henneman|
|2007||Richard K. Williams||1993||Mary J. Wood|
|2006||Jennifer T. Sterling||1992||Edward W. Ernst|
|2005||Daryl Farley Varney||1991||Wendell E. Miller|
|2004||Larry F. Altenbaumer||1990||Raymond D. Maxson|
|2003||Se June Hong||1989||J. Robert Middleton|
|2002||James J. Mikulski||1988||Robert Janowiak|
|2001||Gale A. Beanblossom||1987||Porter Womeldorff|