The American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) instituted a new award at the 133rd annual meeting in Portland, Oregon this year, the Lifetime Industry Achievement Award, and the first honoree is Dr. Owen Newlin, retired from DuPont Pioneer. Show More Summary
The 'Hateful Eight' star will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Historian/author Hew Strachan has won the 10th annual Pritzker Military Museum & Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing.
Washington, D.C. - Beverly LaHaye, the founder of Concerned Women for America, was honored with the Winston Churchill Lifetime Achievement Award...
The American Society of Transplantation (AST) awarded its highest honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award, to Thomas Gonwa, M.D. at the recent American Transplant Congress in Boston. The Lifetime Achievement Award honors a senior investigator whose work has advanced the field of transplantation. Dr. Gonwa came to Mayo Clinic in 2001, after leading renal and liver transplant […]
It's official! Legendary composer John Williams has at least three more movie scores in the works. This week, Williams was honored by the AFI with a Lifetime Achievement Award at a grand ceremony filled with celebrities. During the event, members of the press had the chance to talk with him and they confirmed a few details. Show More Summary
Since 2005, the Eisner Awards have handed out the Bill Finger Award For Excellence In Comic Book Writing. Named for the often unsung co-creator of Batman, it functions as something of a lifetime achievement award for writers, honoring the contributions of creators like Jerry Siegel, Otto Binder, Steve Gerber, Bill Mantlo, Harvey Kurtzman, and more. Show More Summary
Thursday night, the American Film Institute gave legendary film composer John Williams a lifetime achievement award. It’s a distinction that’s long over due when you start to think of Williams’ career. And his work isn’t over. At the event, news broke of two new and very obvious upcoming projects. Read more...
NEW YORK – “This is the top of the line,” Lionel Richie said Thursday night, as he held the Songwriters Hall of Fame lifetime achievement award. “I’m going to have to say that this is the best night of my entire life as a songwriter.” It was a stunning wrap to the best entertainment-world acceptance […]
On the heels of her book title and cover reveal, Yolanda Foster has been honored with another award for her efforts to bring awareness about chronic Lyme disease. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star was awarded with a LifetimeShow More Summary
Hearing that John Williams would be given the American Film Institute’s 44th Life Achievement Award, I needed convincing that this was news. Isn’t he already the most honored composer, at least during his lifetime, in history? And who in Hollywood, for that matter, can match his acclaim? Williams’...
Longtime Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan and two-time championship-winning Boston Celtics coach K.C. Jones were honored in Cleveland Wednesday as recipients of the NBA's Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award. Steve Luhm of the Salt Lake Tribune reported the news of the winners of the award. Show More Summary
The International Parking Institute (IPI) announced that H. Carl Walker, former chief executive officer of Carl Walker, Inc., Kalamazoo, MI, is the 2016 recipient of its Lifetime Achievement Award.
Celine Dion performs at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards as she receives the prestigious ICON award for her unparalleled achievement in music. It’s just another feather that Dion adds to her string of achievements. Her life is a never-ending story of Billboard pop chart hits, and crowned by her signature song, “My Heart Will Go... Show More Summary
Isabel Allende, the celebrated Chilean American author of novels including "The House of the Spirits" and "Island Beneath the Sea," will be awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from PEN Center USA, the West Coast version of PEN, at its annual literary awards dinner in September. Allende, who...
One of the most resonant moments from Verne Lundquist’s acceptance speech in honor of his Lifetime Achievement Award at Tuesday’s Sports Emmys was describing one of the lowest moments of his career. Lundquist did not make the cut for...Show More Summary
CHICAGO — More than 70 combined years of food safety advocacy and research by John Butts and Purnendu Vasavada was recognized with Lifetime Achievement Awards at the 18th annual Food Safety Summit today. The annual Food Safety Leadership Award for Training and Education went to Judy A. Harrison, professor and Extension food safety specialist at... Continue Reading
Steven Spielberg will present John Williams with the American Film Institute’s 44th Lifetime Achievement Award. This is the first time the award has been given to a composer. The televised special, AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Williams, will air on TNT on Wednesday, June 15, at 10 p.m. Show More Summary
The Poetry Foundation, and we at Harriet, are overjoyed to announce Ed Roberson has received the 2016 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize for outstanding lifetime achievement in the art of poetry. Henry Bienen, president of the Poetry Foundation, honors Roberson by stating: “The Lilly Poetry Prize acknowledges Roberson’s courage in breaking with literary traditions and in […]
Ead Asner, famed Actor, Activist and 7-time Emmy Award winner, will receive the Long Island International Film Expo’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The Long Island International Film Expo (LIIFE) runs from July 13-21, 2016 at the historic Bellmore Movies, 222 Pettit Avenue, Bellmore, N.Y. Show More Summary