WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Gallaudet University Alumni Association has officially opened the Athletic Hall of Fame nomination process for 2012 to the public and will accept nominations until May 1, 2012. An induction ceremony during Homecoming Weekend will take place in the fall if there are enough nominees put forth to the selection committee, organized by the GU Athletics Department.
The GU Athletic Hall of Fame recognizes former student-athletes, coaches or members of the campus that has made a strong impact and brought recognition, honor and distinction to the University and its intercollegiate athletics program. A nominee must receive two-thirds vote of the selection committee to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
If you are interested in nominating someone please review the official GU Athletic Hall of Fame Guidelines before you complete the GU Athletic Hall of Fame Nomination Form.
It is important to fill out the form completely and include supporting documents such as old newspaper clippings, statistics and/or old photos to help the selection committee with their decision. Letters of recommendation will also be acceptable to submit.
About the GU Athletic Hall of Fame
The Gallaudet University Athletic Hall of Fame was established in 1986. The Hall of Fame was designed to formally recognize outstanding individuals who have made exceptional contributions as a student-athlete, coach or as an honorary member (manager, media member, booster, game official, etc.) with the Bison that brought the program recognition, honor and distinction to the University and its intercollegiate athletics program. The GU Athletic Hall of Fame is a way to preserve the rich-heritage and tradition of the University's intercollegiate athletics program. The new Gallaudet University Athletic Hall of Fame display is located in the Field House.
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