Awarded to an alumnus or alumna whose professional accomplishments and achievements are exceptionally noteworthy and distinctive in his/her profession.

Majoring in chemical engineering at Bucknell, Maurice Cook was involved with student government and intramurals. Captain of the class track team, he was class treasurer and a member of Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. He also was active with L'Agenda, Chemical Society, and Junior Prom Committee.