C. Robert Kemble Award

This award was established in 1981 and is annually conferred as an all-university recognition of an outstanding senior man. The award, named for Dr. C, Robert Kemble, president of Lamar University (1977-1984) and chancellor (1984-1986), honors the finalists and recipient for outstanding contribution and service to the university and for scholastic achievement.

Recipients of the C. Robert Kemble Award are selected from the nominees for Seniors of Significance. Recipients of the Kemble Award also receive a $1,000 honorarium.

The winner of the Kemble Award is announced at the annual Toast to Leadership Awards Banquet.

2017 Kemble Award Winner

Tim Gonzales

Major: Computer Science

Hometown: Beaumont, Texas