Alison Yurchak is the 2023 recipient of the Abraham Lincoln Civic Engagement award.

Student Laureate

Alison is an outstanding student, pursuing a degree in Biomedical Engineering with a minor in Business, and a GPA of 3.91. In addition to her studies, Alison is an integral member of the Illinois Tech Women’s Lacrosse team.

Outside of her coursework at Illinois Tech, Alison is the President of the Society of Women Engineers (student chapter) at Illinois Tech, a member of the Biomedical Engineering Society, Kappa Phi Delta Sorority, and Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honors Society. Alison is also a supplemental instructor for the Academic Resource Center at Illinois Tech.

In the spring semester of 2023, Alison was a recipient of the Clinton E. Stryker distinguished service award. This award recognizes outstanding students who have evidenced significant leadership and service, while making outstanding contributions to student life. Alison is also a Camras scholar. Camras scholars make meaningful contributions to the campus and the Illinois Tech community in three focus areas known as the Camras Pillars: leadership, research and service. Alison has exemplified our mission, and has positively impacted those that she continues to support, encourage and serve.

Congratulations Alison!