BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The California State University, Bakersfield Alumni Association is accepting Alumni Hall of Fame nominations through Sept. 2.
The 2014 class will be announced in October and will be honored during a formal gala in February, according to the university.
The Hall of Fame recognizes and celebrates distinguished alumni who have made significant contributions in their field or in the community, and whose accomplishments and careers have brought honor and distinction to the university, the school said.
Nominations can be made online >>
The criteria for nominees:
- Must hold an earned or honorary degree from CSU Bakersfield
- Must have received their degree five years or more prior to selection
- Professional accomplishments and successes
- Contributions to the community and previous recognitions with awards
- Civic and community involvement, awareness and concern
- Positive impact on chosen endeavors
- Interest in and support of higher education
- Demonstrated involvement in the university