Alumni Wall of Fame
In recognition of the many notable achievements of its alumni, the UD Alumni Association and the University established the Alumni Wall of Fame in 1984. The Wall of Fame recognizes outstanding professional and public service achievements by UD graduates.
Pictured at the Alumni Wall of Fame ceremony are (from left) President Patrick Harker, Richard E. Emmert, Linda Laskowski-Jones, Raymond A. Jacobsen Jr., Thomas Shumosic and Ken Jones, president of the UD Alumni Association.
2015 Wall of Fame Inductees:
David G. DeWalt, EG86
Chairman and CEO, FireEye, Inc.
Richard E. Emmert, EG52M, 54PhD
Retired, Vice President, E.I. DuPont
Charles W. Horn, AS75
Chairman & Founder, ScriptSave
Raymond A. Jacobsen Jr., AS71
Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery
Linda Laskowski Jones, HS83, 88M, RN, MS, ACNS-BC, CEN, FAWM
Vice President, Emergency & Trauma Services
Christiana Care Health System
Thomas F. Shumosic, AS06
Founder and President, MidAtlantic Retirement Planning Specialists
Kenneth C. Whitney, BE80
Senior Advisor, The Blackstone Group
The nominee must be a University of Delaware alumnus/na (defined as completing at least 30 credit hours).
The nominee may hold (or have held) a senior leadership position within a corporation or other institution.
The nominee has made a significant contribution to further his/her profession and has been honored for his/her excellence and service through professional/civic awards and commendations.
The nominee should have maintained a relationship with the University of Delaware.
The nominee is involved in his/her community.
Supporting documentation, such as newspaper and magazine articles as well as press releases, are encouraged.
Individuals not selected the first year of nomination are automatically reconsidered the following year.
Nominate an outstanding alumnus
Nomination forms may also be obtained by contacting the Office of Alumni Relations via e-mail or by phone at (302) 831-2341.
A year-by-year list of inductees to the Alumni Wall of Fame.