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Make Plans to Attend the Talon Awards Gala on April 23, 2015

An Annual Event Honoring Special Alumni and Friends

The Talon Awards Gala is a fund raising dinner which honors Reinhardt University Award recipients and brings together Reinhardt friends and prospective donors. It gives alumni, trustees, donors, faculty, students and friends of the University an opportunity to gather and recognize the people who make Reinhardt such a special and successful educational institution and to learn more about the institution.  The annual event is organized by Reinhardt's Office of Advancement. 

2015 Talon Awards Gala

Falany Performing Arts Center

Reserve your Talon Award tickets by March 13, 2014.

Reinhardt University
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183

Begins at 6:30 p.m. with receptions in the Ken White Atrium and the Galt Instrumental Hall

Program will follow in the Concert Hall at 7:15 p.m.

Tickets are available for purchase for $50 per person. All proceeds will benefit the Reinhardt University Scholarship Fund in honor of our Award Recipients

These award recipients will be honored:

Distinguished Alumni Award(s)

This award recognizes a Reinhardt graduate or graduates with outstanding personal achievement and an unselfish and dedicated personal devotion to Reinhardt.

Marguerite Thigpen Cline '58

John Wesley Awards

The Wesley Award was established in 1991 to recognize a layperson who had made a significant contribution to United Methodist institutions of higher education and ministries. Two years later, the clergy award was added. These awards are named for John Wesley, the founder of Methodism.

John Wesley Laity Award
John and Joy Bennett '65

John Wesley Clergy Award
Dr. C. R. Hill

Ministerial Honorees

Reinhardt's Ministerial Association created the Ministerial Honoree Scholarship Program in 1992. Honoree Award recipients are selected by a committee and are persons whose character epitomizes the core values taught at the University.

James F. Jernigan

10 Under 10

10 Under 10 honors a group of 10 alumni who graduated within the last 10 years and are successful in their professions. Portraits and information about the 10 Under 10 hang in the Hasty Student Life Center. Each year a new group of 10 under 10 will be selected.

Cody T. Baker ’06
Courtney M. Byrd ’11
William G. Cody ’08
Anna E. Edenfield ’10
Elizabeth G. Gibson ’10
Jefferson A. Holt ’04
James M. Mroczko ’11
Emeka O. Ngonadi ’05
Miriam (Mimi) E. Rohlfs ’04
Christopher R. Williams ’10

Presenting Sponsor – SEI

Silver Sponsor - Matthews Printing Company

Hosts for the event include the following members of the Reinhardt University Board of Trustees Executive Committee:
Raymon and Jeanne Marie Cox
Marshall and Kathy Day
Jim and Jane Hasson
Billy and Martha Hasty ’67
Bill and Cindy Hearn
Ben and Brandi Looper
Deborah Marlowe
James and Jo Mooneyhan ’66, ’66
Cecil and Myra Pruett
Ken and Myra White ’61

Learn more about past Talon Award Galas

2014

2013

2012

2011

Make Plans to Attend the Talon Awards Gala on March 20, 2014

Reserve your Talon Award tickets by March 13, 2014.An Annual Event Honoring Special Alumni and Friends

The Talon Awards Gala is a fund raising dinner which honors Reinhardt University Award recipients. It gives alumni, trustees, donors, faculty, students and friends of the University an opportunity to gather and recognize the people who make Reinhardt such a special and successful educational institution and to learn more about the institution.  The annual event is organized by Reinhardt's Office of Advancement. 

2014 Talon Awards Gala

The fourth annual Talon Awards Gala will be Thursday, March 20 at 7 p.m.


The Bluffs in the Northside Hospital Cherokee Conference Center
Cherokee County Conference Center
1130 Bluffs Parkway
Canton, Ga 30114

Directions  http://nccc.cherokeega.com/directions.cfm>

Tickets are available for purchase for $50 per person. Only a few seats remain, so reserve your tickets today!


These awards will be presented. 

Distinguished Alumni Award(s)

This award recognizes a Reinhardt graduate or graduates with outstanding personal achievement and an unselfish and dedicated personal devotion to Reinhardt.

Dr. Jeffrey R. Dobson ’65
Dr. Jerome E. Dobson ’65

John Wesley Awards

The Wesley Award was established in 1991 to recognize a layperson who had made a significant contribution to United Methodist institutions of higher education and ministries. Two years later, the clergy award was added. These awards are named for John Wesley, the founder of Methodism.

John Wesley Laity Award
Dr. Alan and Mrs. Judy Allen

John Wesley Clergy Award
The Rev. Dr. James H. Lowry, Jr. 

Ministerial Honorees

Reinhardt's Ministerial Association created the Ministerial Honoree Scholarship Program in 1992. Honoree Award recipients are selected by a committee and are persons whose character epitomizes the core values taught at the University.

Ms. Susan Naylor

10 Under 10

10 Under 10 honors a group of 10 alumni who graduated within the last 10 years and are successful in their professions. Portraits and information about the 10 Under 10 hang in the Hasty Student Life Center. Each year a new group of 10 under 10 will be selected.

Mrs. Ann Bailey ’10
Mrs. Lindsay Powell Boyd ’04
Mr. Jeffrey Cardell ’09
Mr. Timothy Clancy ’04
Ms. Caitlyn Crippin ’09
Mr. Daniel Jape ’08
Ms. Hilary M. Martin ’10
The Reverend Susan Pinson ’04
Mr. Frank Reynolds ’10
Mr. Jack Robby Westbrook ’09

Presenting Sponsor – SEI

Silver Sponsor – Matthews Printing Company

Reserve your Talon Award tickets by March 13, 2014.Hosts for the event include the following members of the Reinhardt University Board of Trustees Executive Committee:
Martha and Billy Hasty ’67
Cindy and Bill Hearn
Myrna and Cecil Pruett
Deborah Marlowe
Jo and James Mooneyhan ’66 ’66
Gary Waddell ’68
Myra and Ken White ’61

Learn more about past Talon Award Galas

2013

2012

2011


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