Celebrating Illini in Chicago - the Chicago Illini of the Year Awards

The University of Illinois Alumni Association and the Chicago Illini Club celebrated the Chicago Illini of the Year Awards March 10, 2015 at the University Club of Chicago.

Check out photos from the 2015 Chicago Illini of the Year Awards celebration, which recognized the accomplishments of Chicagoland Illinois grads.

This year’s honorees were Dr. Pedro J. Cevallos-Candau MS ’77 ENG, PHD ’80 ENG, Co-founder, CEO, and President of Transportation & Infrastructure at Primera Engineers, Ltd., Jeanne K. Gang ’86 FAA, Founder and Principal of Studio Gang Architects, and Howard T. Griffith ’91 LAS, Football analyst, Big Ten Network; Radio Host, ESPN-Radio Chicago.

Read more about the 2015 Chicago Illini of the Year Award recipients at uiaa.org.

Chicago Illini of the Year Award Recipients Griffith, Gang, and Cevallos-Candau.