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OSU Alumni Association Honors Angkasith as a Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient Stillwater, Okla. – The Oklahoma State University Alumni Association honored Pongsak Angkasith, agricultural education graduate, as the Distinguished International Alumni Award Recipient. Angkasith, along with the six other recipients, were recognized at a public reception Nov. 13 in the French Lounge of the OSU Student Union in Stillwater and later in the day during halftime of the OSU football game against Baylor. The award is presented to alumni for professional achievement and community service. Angkasith received his master’s and doctoral degrees from OSU in agricultural education. Recently named President of Chiang Mai University in Thailand, he has been awarded the title of Professor by the King of Thailand. Since graduating from OSU in 1976, he has published more than 25 books and articles in the field of agriculture. Professor Angkasith has been involved in the Highland Agricultural Development, Agricultural Extension and Land Development Program. He is the president of the Association of ASIAN Agricultural Colleges and Universities. A valuable connection for OSU, he continually recommends OSU to students for advanced study and frequently hosts OSU visitors to Thailand.
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