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NUI Galway Alumni Award Winners 2010 - March 5, 2010

The 2010 NUI Galway Alumni Awards was the held in the newly opened bailey Allen Hall in Aras na Mac Leinn. Proceeds from the event supported the expansion of NUI Galway's Archives through the acquisition of new collections and the development of humanities programming for the Arts, Humanities and Social Science Research Building.

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The 2010 NUI Galway Alumni Awards was the held in the newly opened Bailey Allen Hall in Aras na Mac Leinn. Proceeds from the event supported the expansion of NUI Galway's Archives through the acquisition of new collections and the development of humanities programming for the Arts, Humanities and Social Science Research Building.

The winners of the NUI Galway Alumni Awards 2010 presented at the Gala Banquet were:

AIB Award for Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies Gerard Donovan BA 1983, MA 1988, Novelist.

Bank of Ireland Award for Business, Public Policy and Law Margaret Sweeney BComm 1981, Chief Executive, Postbank Ireland Ltd.

Bank of Ireland Award for Engineering and Informatics Professor Brian Moran BE1980, MEngSc.1982. Acting Provost and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia.

Duais Hewlett-Packard don Ghaeilge Pádraig Ó hAoláin LLB 1985, Príomhfheidhmeannach, Údarás na Gaeltachta.

Medtronic Award for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Professor Rose Anne Kenny MB, BCh, BAO 1977, MD 1986, Head of Department of Clinical Gerontology at Trinity College Dublin and Consultant Physician in Medicine at St James' Hospital.

Seavite Award for Science Dr J. Paul Duffy BSc 1986, PhD 1992, Vice President Operations, Primary Care/Oncology Operating Unit for Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals.

(Back row L-R) Gerard Donovan, Professor Brian Moran, Dr J. Paul Duffy, Pádraig Ó hAoláin, Sean O'Rourke (MC), Sandra Butler, Chair of the Alumni Association.(Front row L-R) Professor Rose Anne Kenny, Dr James J Browne & Margaret Sweeney