Celebrating Excellence: Cal Poly Humboldt Distinguished Alumni Dinner 2023

Nov, 2023
A photo of Cassandra Hesseltine ('96, Psychology), 2022 Distinguished Alumni Recipient honored in 2023

On the evening of Thursday, October 19, 2023, Cal Poly Humboldt proudly hosted its annual Distinguished Alumni Recognition Dinner, a time-honored tradition that has been recognizing outstanding graduates since 1960. This esteemed event took place to honor thirteen remarkable individuals chosen for 2021-2023 who have not only excelled in their respective fields but have also made profound contributions to their communities, the nation, and Humboldt.

The awardees represent a diverse spectrum of accomplishments, ranging from business and science to social activism and community service. These exceptional individuals serve as inspirations to current and future generations of Cal Poly Humboldt students, showcasing the transformative impact an education from Humboldt can have on one's life and career.

The Distinguished Alumni Dinner remains a cherished tradition at Cal Poly Humboldt, symbolizing Humboldt's dedication to fostering excellence and recognizing the outstanding achievements of its alumni. It serves as a reminder of the profound and lasting impact that a Humboldt education can have, extending far beyond the campus and into the broader world.

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Distinguished Alumni Recipients