- Bicentennial Medal (2019)
- Chancellor and Provost Medallion (2018)
- IU Northwest Chancellor's Medallion
- Gary, Indiana
- Presenter: William J. Lowe
- IUAA President's Award (2015)
Hamblin,a retired reading teacher for the School Town of Munster in Northwest Indiana, has gone above and beyond in her volunteer service to the IUAA. She has served two terms on the IU Alumni Association Executive Council and has been on the IUAA Board of Managers as a member, vice chair, chair-elect, chair and past chair. She has served the IUAA Lakeshore Region chapter as a board member and scholarship chair. In addition, she has served on the IU Northwest Chancellor's Board of Advisors, its executive committee and its philanthropy committee. She also has served on the IU School of Education Board of Visitors and volunteered with the IUAA Student Alumni Association. Hamblin's teaching career included time at Crown Point Community Schools, also in Northwest Indiana, and at the Metropolitan School District of Decatur Township in the Indianapolis area.