University of California, Riverside

Chancellor's Dinner


Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox
Diane Del Buono

The Board of trustees of the
UC Riverside Foundation

And the Board of directors of the
UCR Alumni Association

Please join us in honoring the following Highlanders

UCR Medallion Recipient
Arthur D. Riggs ’61

The UCR Medallion is presented in recognition of extraordinary achievement, service and dedication to education at all levels, and for enduring support of UC Riverside and the community.

Alumni Awards of Distinction Recipients

Distinguished Alumnus Award
John Leonard, Ph.D. ’78

Alumni Service Award
Tom Tolbert ’71

Outstanding Young Alumnus Award
Charles Cai, Ph.D. ’15

For thirty-one years, the UCR Alumni Association has honored graduates who personify the University’s tradition of excellence and service. Through their personal and professional achievements, these individuals bring distinction to UCR, contribute to the betterment of society, and enhance their communities.

Proceeds benefit scholarship and fellowship initiatives at UCR

Chancellor's Sponsor

SchoolsFrist Federal Credit Union

Dean's Sponsor

Unis, LLC



October 21, 2017

5:30 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m.
Dinner and Program

$200 per person

UCR Highlander Union Building, third-floor ballroom

Business Attire Requested


Seating is limited. Please respond by October 12, 2017.



Phone: (951) 827-5667

Dinner Sponsors

There are several sponsorship opportunities. See which one is right for you.

Event Parking

Complimentary parking will be available in Lot 1.

Alumni Awards
of Distinction

Find out more about the Alumni Awards of Distinction.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Office of Event Management & Protocol
1144 Hinderaker Hall

Tel: (951) 827-3144