Awards and Recognition

Awards and Recognition Committee

The UC Davis Emeriti Association Awards and Recognition Committee coordinates and is responsible for the distribution of three awards given annually by the association. These awards are:


The 2020 UC Davis Distinguished Emeritus/a Award announced

Linda MorrisProfessor Emerita Linda Morris, Department of English, has had a very prolific and well recognized productive period in her retirement. She was recently recognized with the Olivia Clemens Award from the Mark Twain Circle of America and the lifetime achievement award, (the Charlie) from the American Humor Society. We are honored by the recognition she brings to UC Davis in her retirement. More on the UC Davis Distinguished Emeritus/a Award page.


2019-2020 Edward A. Dickson Professorship announced

The UC Davis Emeriti Association announces that Gyöngy Laky was awarded the 2019–2020 Edward A. Dickson Professorship Award to advance her project, "Preparing for the Unexpected: The Life and Art of Gyöngy Laky," a book about her life and her art. Read more.