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List of awards received by Al Gore

Al Gore has received a number of important awards and honors:

2012 awards and honors

  • 2012 Inaugural member of the Internet Hall of Fame given by the Internet Society (Global Connectors: "Recognizing individuals from around the world who have made significant contributions to the global growth and use of the Internet")[1]

2011 awards and honors

2010 awards and honors

2009 awards and honors

Al Gore receiving the Berkeley Medal, The University of California, Berkeley's highest honor, April 2009

Other

2008 awards and honors

  • 2008 National Civil Rights Museum Freedom Award (Theme: "A Climate of Change"): "The National Civil Rights Museum, located at the Lorraine Motel, assassination site of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., chronicles key episodes of the American civil rights movement and the legacy of this movement to inspire participation in civil and human rights efforts globally, through our collections, exhibitions, and educational programs." Diane Nash will also be honored.[8]
  • 2008 Named one of Foreign Policy Magazine's Top 100 Public Intellectuals[9]
  • 2008 Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters, Carnegie Mellon University[10]
  • 2008 Doctor honoris causa, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne[11]
  • 2008 Dan David Prize: "Social Responsibility with Particular Emphasis on the Environment"[12]

2007 awards and honors

Gore receives the Nobel Peace Prize in the city hall of Oslo, 2007

Other

Additional awards

Notes

  1. ^ 2012 Inductees, Internet Hall of Fame website. Last accessed April 24, 2012
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  5. ^ Al Gore Praises Blum Center, Students
  6. ^ Scripps to salute centennial of UCSD founder/oceanographer Roger Revelle
  7. ^ NAACP SETS A DATE FOR IMAGE AWARDS: Nominees to be announced in January; ceremony to be held following month
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  9. ^ Top 100 Public Intellectuals
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  17. ^ 2007 Awards for the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
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  19. ^ Lisa Knox Burns. "Gore to People: It's Up to US" edhat.com.
  20. ^ Academy Announces 2007 Class of Fellows
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  22. ^ http://www.csupomona.edu/~arc/neutra_award.html
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  25. ^ The Computerworld Honors Program: Honoring Those Who Use Information Technology to Benefit Society
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