CALS Honorary Recognition party set for Oct. 21

After a year’s postponement, 2020 honorees will be acknowledged at the University of Wisconsin–Madison College of Agricultural and Lifetime Sciences (CALS) once-a-year banquet and ceremony on Oct 21, 2021, in Union South.

At the in-man or woman event, the college or university will current its Honorary Recognition Award to Mitch Breunig and Al Gunderson its Distinguished Service Award to Elton D. Aberle and its Distinguished Alumni Award to Max Rothschild and Claire Huschka Sink.

No new awardees were chosen for 2021.

These awards are the optimum honors bestowed by the college or university, and one particular of its longest held traditions. The Honorary Recognition Award, now in its 111th 12 months, acknowledges persons who have manufactured considerable contributions to their professions, their communities and the college. The Distinguished Support Award, 1st provided in 1994, recognizes meritorious provider by CALS college and staff associates. The Distinguished Alumni Award, which acknowledges life span accomplishment and support, was recognized in 2009.