Award Winners

  • 2016 Alumni Award Winners

    Thousands of KCU alumni make immeasurable impacts on their communities daily. Whether it's through patient care, service to civic groups, professional leadership or other means, their actions reflect positively on themselves and their alma mater.

    In 2016, the KCU Alumni Association honored five deserving individuals by naming them as award recipients. Those recognized during KCU's alumni reception at AOA were:

    The Alumnus of the Year Award

    William Halacoglu, DO (COM '91)

    The Alumni Achievement Award

    Darin Haug, DO (COM '01)

    The Young Alumni Achievement Award

    Brian Foster, DO (COM '12)

    The Alumni Service Award

    Gary L. Patzkowsky, DO (COM '75)

    The Star Spangled Banner Medallion

    Harry J. Walter, DO (COM '65)   

    Distinguished Service Award

    Rudy Farber, Chairman at Community Bank & Trust, Joplin, MO