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Title:ASGCA past president Michael Hurdzan to receive Donald Ross Award
Section:News & events 
Item is a:*Professional
Source:ASGCA World Wide Web Site. [2006], p. [1-2]
# of Pages:2
Publishing Information:[Chicago, IL: American Society of Golf Course Architects]
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Awards; Personal profile; Golf; Golf course design; Golf course architects; Career growth; History; Professional development
Subjects' Names:Hurdzan, Michael
Abstract:Profiles golf course architect Dr. Michael Hurdzan of the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA), recipient of the 2007 Donald Ross Award. Explains that "he joins other ASGCA Past Presidents Robert Trent Jones, Geoffrey Cornish, Pete Dye and members Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer as recipients of the organization's highest honor." States that "the award is given annually to a person who has made significant contributions to the game of golf and golf course architecture." Discusses Hurdzan's experience in the golf course industry, explaining that he received his Bachelor of Science from the Ohio State University and "then joined [Jack] Kidwell as a full-time associate while earning his Masters in Turfgrass Management and Ph.D. in Environmental Plant Physiology from the University of Vermont." Details Hurdzan's involvement with the ASGCA, stating that he joined the Association in 1974 and "served as President from 1984-1985." Mentions his involvement with several ASGCA committees. States that "a Principal of Hurdzan/Fry Golf Course Design, Dr. Hurdzan has been a pioneering and recognized leader on golf and environmental issues, including service as past chairman of the Environmental Institute for Golf."
Language:English
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See Also:See also related article "Hurdzan to collect Ross Award" Golf Course Architecture, April 8 2007, p. 17 R=125869 click here
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Anonymous. [2006]. ASGCA past president Michael Hurdzan to receive Donald Ross Award. [Online] Available at http://web.archive.org/web/20070811212344/http://www.asgca.org/news/06/MikeHurdzanRossWinner.cfm (verified 09/30/2016 ). [Chicago, IL: American Society of Golf Course Architects].
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