Nov. 20, 2009
Bruin alum Gail Devers, a 1989 graduate from UCLA, will be honored on Friday evening with a UCLA Award in Professional Achievement. Former teammate and fellow standout Bruin, Jackie Joyner Kersee, will present the award to Devers.
The UCLA Awards are bestowed by the UCLA Alumni Association to honor the best of UCLA. The awards pay tribute to alumni and friends who manifest outstanding achievement in their professional fields, in service to their communities, in public service, in academic pursuits and in service to the University.