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Rhododendron Award

The Rhododendron Award recognizes West Virginians who have given distinguished service to their home state or to West Virginia Wesleyan College.

1969
Jennings Randolph, Hon. ’67

1970
Pearl S. Buck

1977
Arthur Dunlap

1985
James Comstock

1988
Herbert Lee Sharp ’43, Hon. ’96

1989
The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

1991
C. Ross Culpepper ’30, Hon. ’50
Olive O’Dell Culpepper ’33, Hon. ’72

1994
Ernest W. “Bill” James, Hon. ’73

1996
James R. Thomas II        T

1997
M. Homer Cummings, Jr., Hon. ’88

2005
Harold T. Elmore, Hon. ’82

2009
Virginia Waldeck Fisher ’32
Jean Lee Latham ’25, Hon. ’56
Katherine Curran Reemsnyder ’30