01 Aug 2005
Alumnus of the Year - Fraser Stoddart has been awarded the University of Edinburgh Alumnus of the Year 2005 Award. The Award is presented to a former student of Edinburgh University for services to the community, or for achievements in the arts or sciences, or for their contribution to business, public or academic life. Previous winners have included Lord Steel of Aikwood, novelist Ian Rankin, and double Olympic medalist Katherine Grainger. Fraser will receive the Award at a Graduation Ceremony in the McEwan Hall on Tuesday 20 June 2006.