Auburn University president Steven Leath headlines George M. Worrilow and Distinguished Alumni Awards

University of Delaware President Dennis Assanis (right) and College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Dean Mark Rieger (left) present UD alumnus and Auburn University president Steven Leath with the George M. Worrilow Award during the college’s annual alumni awards ceremony.University of Delaware alumnus and Auburn University president Steven Leath was awarded the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources’ (CANR) most prestigious award at the George M. Worrilow and Distinguished Alumni Awards. Alumni and their families joined CANR faculty, staff and students in the new Audion at the Tower at STAR for the 50th edition of the ceremony.

Leath (Class of 1981), who earned his master of science in plant pathology, was given the George M. Worrilow Award by President Dennis Assanis and CANR Dean Mark Rieger. The honor is bestowed annually by the Ag Alumni Association to a CANR graduate who has exhibited outstanding service to agriculture. Read the full article on UDaily