It was a year ago that we lost Dr. Bill Keene, Oregon’s senior state epidemiologist, to acute pancreatitis at age 56. We missed him in 2014. He was posthumously awarded the 2014 NSF Food Safety Leadership Lifetime Achievement Award last April in Baltimore. Keene was a guy who did his job with passion and humor.... Continue Reading
Schools Matter 2014 Awards Most Unconvincing Ideologue In the Role as Scholar Mike Petrilli Most Flagrant Political Organization Posing as a Legitimate Research Association NCTQ Lifetime Achievement Award Walt Gardner Self-Aggrandizement...Show More Summary
The NBA's All-Star fan vote is an inexact science. In many ways, it functions as a lifetime achievement award for the league's most esteemed players. Unfortunately, that means deserving candidates in the midst of career years are often...Show More Summary
The Recording Academy has named its Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winners for 2015. George Harrison, The Bee Gees, Buddy Guy, the Louvin Brothers, Wayne Shorter, Flaco Jiménez and Pierre Boulez will all be honored at next year's ceremony during Grammy week. Show More Summary
This year's Screen Actors Guild Awards (the ones you always forget to watch) will air on January 25 — on both TBS and TNT — live from Los Angeles. Debbie Reynolds will be honored with a lifetime achievement award, and no doubt some of the winners will foretell Oscar glory. We'll... More »
The E! co-founder has recently made big moves in Chinese entertainment read more
Legendary directors James Burrows and Robert Butler will receive the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Television Direction from the Directors Guild of America in honor of each director's groundbreaking career, DGA President Paris Barclay said today. Show More Summary
The American Music Awards, which is indeed the most American of all the awards shows, aired on Sunday night. Taylor Swift won some sort of lifetime achievement award, Iggy Azalea beat Drake and Eminem in the rap category, and that should tell you everything. But let's continue. Read more...
Lord Loomba, CBE, receiving his lifetime achievement award from Abid Qureshi, President, UNA-NY Photography by Melanie Quinn Photography; Used with permission from the United Nations- New York "Be the change you wish to see in the world."...Show More Summary
Gaiman said of last night's event, "I do not remember being happier than getting to give Ursula LeGuin her award."
Kristjan T. Ragnarsson, MD, the Lucy G. Moses Professor and Chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine for the Mount Sinai Health System received the Frank H. Krusen, MD, Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Academy...Show More Summary
Eddy Bruyninckx, CEO of Antwerp Port Authority, was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award on Monday at a ceremony in Rotterdam. The distinction forms part
Mastronardi/SUNSET Produce chairman Don Mastronardi was honored at the Ontario Produce Marketing Association Gala with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
In this category, we celebrate Halloween attractions that have shuffled off their mortal coil and taken up residence in the Graveyard of Lost Halloween Haunts, but which deserve to be recognized for high standards of excellence maintained over the course of many years. 2014 hit Halloween fans particularly hard. Not only did some favorites have their [...]
Photo courtesy Ed Pink. Though largely known for his drag racing Hemis, the engines that Ed Pink built over the last 60-plus years have won races in a wide variety of motorsports, from midget racing all the way up to Indy car racing. That adaptability and Pink’s longetivity, not to mention his capability, this earned […]
Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg, accepting a lifetime achievement award from Crain’s New York Business on Monday, never mentioned Mayor de Blasio in a speech expressing optimism about the future of New York City.
Scott Hunt served 25 years as executive director and CEO of the Endocrine Society before announcing his retirement in 2013, and today the American Medical Association (AMA) announced it presented him with the Medical Executive Lifetime Achievement Award.
In a ceremony held during the World Fantasy Convention, that took place in Washington, D.C. between November 6 th and 9 th, the winners of the 2014 World Fantasy Awards have been announced: LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT: Ellen Datlow ChelseaShow More Summary
This award is a lifetime achievement award given to an author whose body of work has had great impact on American society, and Patti Smith certainly is deserving of that honor. [ more › ]
This is my 100th HuffPost blog post and my second anniversary of blogging on The Huffington Post. It's particularly timely, as I've just received a lifetime achievement award by being inducted into my county's Human Rights Hall of Fame. Show More Summary