Olsen recieves USU’s Robins Award

Jo Olsen, president of the Utah State University Student Alumni Association, is the recipient of the Bill Robins Memorial Award, the top honor at Saturday’s 53rd annual Robins Awards. The awards are named in memory of visionary studentbody president William E. Robins who held office in 1949. The feature award goes to the student who excels academically, displays outstanding leadership ability and shows dedication to Utah State. Olsen has served as the Aggies for Africa director, an A-Team member and the 2009-10 ASUSU Arts and Lectures director. Linda Zimmerman, interim director for the Student Involvement and Leadership office, received the Gerald Sherratt Award. Other winners were Man of the Year: Chris Martin, Woman of the Year: Lacey Nagao, Organization of the Year: The HURD, Achievement of the Year: Tyler Tolson, Male Athlete of the Year: Tai Wesley, and Professor or the Year: Frank Caliendo.

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