Honoree

H. Eugene Hunt

AWARDS

IUPUI Spirit of Philanthropy Award (2008)
IUPUI Maynard K. Hine Medal (2001)
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
A.S., 1986; B.S., 1987

BIOGRAPHY

H. Eugene Hunt earned his A.S. in 1986 and a B.S. in 1987 from Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis. He has served on Herron School of Art and Design's signature event Sponsorship Committee and Shared Heritage Committee, providing invaluable input to Herron's fundraising for community outreach initiatives and minority student scholarships. He has also served as the president of the Friends of Herron.

Additionally, Hunt and Rebecca Mohr financially support Herron. They provided a generous gift to Herron's capital campaign, which helped successfully complete Eskenazi Hall. The also supported the commission of a student-designed bench placed permanently in Eskanazi Hall. Their generosity has also went beyond Herron in the form of the H. Eugene Hunt and Rebecca A. Mohr Scholarship at the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology.