Distinguished Alumni Award Winner 2021
Introducing your 2021 winner
Ambassador Yvette Stevens
Yvette (MSc Electrical Power Systems and Machines 1974) was once a barefoot girl fetching water. Now she’s an international role model. Yvette defeated the odds, followed her passion for science and reached the highest professional rank as Director at the UN. Her story inspires anyone who hears it.
Celebrating the long-term achievements of outstanding alumni
The Distinguished Alumni Award recognises and celebrates outstanding alumni who have demonstrated sustained excellence in their personal and professional achievements, are leaders in their field or have made a substantial impact on society.