D. Reid Weedon, Jr. '41 Alumni/ae Relations Award

D. Reid Weedon, Jr. '41 Alumni/ae Relations Award

The D. Reid Weedon, Jr. ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award is presented to the fraternity, sorority, or independent living group that has promoted the greatest interactions between its members and alumni.

For a more complete description and to nominate an organization for the D. Reid Weedon, Jr. '41 Alumni/ae Relations Award please visit the Alumni Association webpage.

D. Reid Weedon, Jr. '41
D. Reid Weedon, Jr. graduated from MIT in 1941 with an S.B. in engineering. Throughout his long life, he worked tirelessly as a volunteer on behalf of MIT and with the Alumni Association, continuing right up through and well past his 90th birthday. Mr. Weedon was a past president of the Alumni Association, held most of the major offices in the Association, and provided leadership for various Association activities. In addition, Mr. Weedon was a leader in the MIT Alumni Interfraternity Conference and was a founder of MIT’s Independent Residence Fund, which helps independent living groups renovate and improve their facilities. He was first an alumni member and later a life member of the MIT Corporation. He died at his home in Cohasset, Massachusetts, on November 2, 2016 at the age of 96.

Past Award Recipients

2020

  • First Place - Tau Epsilon Phi
  • Second Place - Delta Phi Epsilon
  • Second Place - Zeta Psi
  • Honorable Mention - Phi Beta Epsilon

2019

  • First Place - Sigma Kappa
  • Second Place - Delta Phi Epsilon

2018

  • First Place - Sigma Chi
  • Second Place - Phi Beta Epsilon
  • Honorable Mention - Delta Phi Epsilon
  • Honorable Mention - Delta Tau Delta

2017

  • First Place - Sigma Kappa
  • Second Place - Delta Tau Delta
  • Third Place - Theta Tau

2016

  • First Place - Zeta Beta Tau
  • Second Place - Zeta Psi
  • Honorable Mention - Phi Beta Epsilon and Alpha Delta Phi

2015

  • First Place - Zeta Beta Tau
  • Second Place - Alpha Chi Omega
  • Honorable Mention - Phi Beta Epsilon

2014

  • First Place - Alpha Chi Omega
  • Second Place - Zeta Psi
  • Honorable Mention - Sigma Kappa

2013

  • First Place - Alpha Chi Omega
  • Second Place - Chi Phi
  • Honorable Mention - Kappa Sigma
  • Honorable Mention - Sigma Chi

2012

  • Kappa Alpha Theta
  • Theta Delta Chi