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Golden Graduates

Golden Graduates Brunch

Sat. June 3, 2023      10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Walker Ames Room, Kane Hall

The UW Alumni Association is pleased to invite all Huskies who graduated 50 or more years ago to gather together to celebrate your enduring Husky connection at the Golden Graduates Brunch. Join us for a classic campus event, featuring a buffet brunch, a chance to reconnect with your classmates, and plenty of Purple Pride.

UWAA members: $35 | Non-members: $40 | Complimentary valet parking provided

UW Professor Emeritus Tom Hinckley, Ph.D., ’71, is this year’s guest of honor, and recipient of the Golden Graduate Distinguished Alumnus Award (GGDAA). A well-regarded researcher, administrator and educator, the UWAA is proud to recognize his decades of work with the Yakama Nation in collaboratively teaching the role of culture and place in natural resource stewardship.

Yakama Nation members Polly Olsen, ’94, Phil Rigdon, ’96, and Steve Rigdon ’02, will present the award. Joining the celebration are UW President Ana Mari Cauce, current UW students and the Husky Marching Band.

We can’t wait to welcome you back!

About the Award

About Tom Hinckley, Ph.D., ’71

About the Yakama Nation Representatives

About UW President Ana Mari Cauce

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