Altman receives service award
PEKIN, Ill. — Pekin native Scott Altman recently received the Alumni Award for Distinguished Service from the engineering department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Altman was one of seven alumni given the award on April 16. He received his bachelor’s degree in aeronautical and astronautical engineering from the University of Illinois in 1981. He got his master’s degree in aeronautical engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School in 1990.