Nominations Sought for RVCC Distinguished Alumni Award

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
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The Raritan Valley Community College Alumni Association is seeking nominations for its annual Distinguished Alumni Award, which will be presented at the College’s Academic Awards Dinner on May 9. The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes living alumni for their exceptional achievements in the following areas: professional successes; civic contributions within their local community, state or nation; academic accomplishments; service to RVCC; and personal triumphs.

The RVCC Alumni Association invites members of the community to nominate an RVCC alum who deserves recognition for his or her extraordinary accomplishments. To qualify, the nominee must have received an RVCC degree or certificate, or earned a minimum of 30 credits at the College. He or she also must be available to accept the award in person. The nomination form can be found online at Nominations should be submitted by April 2.

The RVCC Alumni Association’s mission is to provide services and benefits that enrich the lives of RVCC alumni, to build lasting ties between alumni and the College, and to foster support among alumni for the work of the College now and in the future. To learn more about the special benefits and discounts available to alumni, to sign up for monthly newsletters, and to request a free Alumni membership card, visit

For additional information about the RVCC Alumni Association, contact the RVCC Foundation at 908-526-1200, ext. 8246.

Raritan Valley Community College’s main campus is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. Serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 50 years, RVCC is an educational and cultural center that is nationally recognized for its innovative programming, service to the community and environmental leadership. The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training, professional development, and adult and youth personal enrichment courses. The College also has a performing arts center and planetarium.

RVCC is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community’s businesses, and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit



March 6, 2018

Media contact: Donna Stolzer, 908-526-1200, ext. 8383

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