BIG RAPIDS – Susan Jones, professor of Marketing, was named a recipient of the Northwestern Alumni Association 2008 Alumni Service Award. She will be honored Sept. 26 during a banquet at the Chicago Cultural Center.
The Alumni Service Award is awarded to alumni for their outstanding service to the university.
Jones has been an active volunteer for Northwestern University for more than 20 years, as Alumni Admissions Council chair for West Michigan for 15 years; founder, former president and current treasurer of the NU Club of West Michigan; member of the board of the Northwestern Alumni Association for a total of seven years; member and former executive committee member of The Council of One Hundred (100 alumnae who are considered top representatives of their field, and who mentor undergraduate and graduate school women, and young alumnae); and elected member of the Medill School of Journalism Hall of Achievement.
24 July, 2008