Published March 08, 2019 by Bowdoin College

Common Good, Alumni Council Awards to Be Presented at Reunion Convocation

The Common Good Award, selected by the Bowdoin College Board of Trustees, and Alumni Service Award and Distinguished Educator Award, chosen by the Alumni Council, recognize members of the Bowdoin community for their exemplary achievement and dedication.

Alvin Hall '74, Jeffrey Hom '04, Calvin Mackenzie '67
Alvin Hall '74, Jeffrey Hom '04, Calvin Mackenzie '67

Common Good Award
While still early in his career in medicineand public health, Jeffrey K. Hom ’04 has already made profound commitments to equity and social justice, advocating for wider access to health care and improving the health of underserved populations struggling with substance abuse and addiction. For his efforts, Hom has been selected to receive the 2019 Common Good Award

Alumni Service Award
For his outstanding devotion to the College, Trustee Emeritus Alvin D. Hall ’74, an internationally renowned financial educator, author, broadcast journalist, and art collector, has been named the recipient of the 2019 Alumni Service Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Bowdoin Alumni Council. 

Distinguished Educator Award
For his extraordinary contributions to the field of government as an inspiring teacher, influential scholar, engaging writer, and skillful practitioner, Calvin Mackenzie ‘67 has been chosen to receive the 2019 Distinguished Educator Award

The awards will be presented Saturday, June 1, 2019, during Reunion Convocation. Registration for Reunion 2019 (May 30-June 2) begins in March.