OSU’s finest celebrated at the 2021 Black and Orange Awards
Thank you for attending the 2021 Black and Orange Awards Oct. 21.
If you missed it - or would like to watch again - check out the video above and be inspired by alumni and dear friends of our Oregon State community, each with an extraordinary story to tell about supporting others, forging connections and building success in their careers and among their communities.
Make a contribution in the honoree's honor.
Honorees have designated a fund for contributions to be given in their honor. Links to the various funding areas are included below.
Joan Austin Honorary Alumni Award
- Higher education trailblazer and changemaker for students
- Donate to the Human Services Resource Center in Larry's honor
KATE, ’83, AND JOHN STIREK, ’82
Martin Chaves Lifetime Achievement Award
- Proud supporters of OSU Athletics and the success of student-athletes
- Donate to the Beyond Football program in Kate and John's honor
ROMÁN HERNÁNDEZ, ’92
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Alumni Legacy Award
- Volunteer and mentor among Latinx students, alumni and community
- Donate to the College of Science Renaissance Fund in Román's honor
WADE WESTHOFF, ’93
Jean and C.H. “Scram” Graham Leadership Award
- Committed OSUAA volunteer and alumni leader
- Donate to the OSUAA Board Scholarship for undergraduate students in Wade's honor
MILIKALEAKONA “TONGA” HOPOI, ’12
Don and Shirley Wirth Young Alumni Award
- Legislative advocate and inclusive community influencer
- Donate to the Asian and Pacific Cultural Center in Tonga's honor.