INDIANAPOLIS -The IUPUI Alumni Council and the Student Organization for Alumni Relations will recognize the campus’s top 100 juniors and seniors during the 14th Annual IUPUI Top 100 Outstanding Students Recognition Dinner on Friday, April 12, 2013 at the Indianapolis Marriott. Jimmie McMillian, Jr, a law partner at Barnes & Thornburg will serve as the keynote speaker. Mr. McMillian is an IUPUI alumnus and a recent recipient of the Hine medal which is awarded based significant contributions of individual alumni in support of the IUPUI campus and its alumni programs.
Students will be recognized for scholastic achievement, extracurricular activities on campus, and civic and community service. During the dinner, the most outstanding female student and the most outstanding male student will be announced, as well as the top 10 female and top 10 male students. A panel of alumni, faculty and staff selected the top students based on nominations by faculty and staff. To view the 2013 list of Top 100 students, click here.
To be named a top student, from which the most outstanding students are selected, a student had to meet several criteria, including being a degree-seeking junior or senior at IUPUI; completed a minimum of 56 credit hours applicable to her/his degree program; and achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Over 1,000 nominations were received for this prestigious award.