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The Gold Medal

The Gold Medal: Established: 1941
Designed by: Lucille Sinclair Douglass, sculptor
Represents: Winged Victory standing upon the arc of the world.

The Society's highest honor is awarded to a member whose original, innovative, or pioneering contributions are of major significance in understanding the world's cultures and environment.

For a list of past recipients click here.

 

2017 Gold Medal Recipient

Constanza Ceruti
For her achievement in high-altitude archaeology, most notably for discovering three preserved Incan mummies in the Andes mountains.

 


Outstanding Achievement Award

Established: 1978
Design: Personalized certificate with the SWG seal.

This honor is awarded to a member who has made an outstanding contribution or service of lasting benefit to Science, the Arts, or Humanity.

For a list of past recipients click here.

 2017 Outstanding Achievement Award Recipient

Carol Horvitz
For long-time contribution to mathematical ecology.

 

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