Indiana Gov. MITCH DANIELS ’71, the president-elect of Purdue University, will receive the Woodrow Wilson Award on Alumni Day Feb. 23. The James Madison Medal winner is ARMINIO FRAGA *85, a financier and a former president of the central bank of Brazil who is known for his commitment to social causes. The awards are the University’s top honors for alumni.
IN MEMORIAM Former University trustee PAUL WYTHES ’55, who chaired a committee whose work resulted in expanding Princeton’s undergraduate student body, died Oct. 30 in Palo Alto, Calif. He was 79. Wythes founded one of Silicon Valley’s early venture-capital firms, Sutter Hill Ventures, and served as a trustee for 14 years. In 2000, the Wythes Report recommended adding a sixth residential college and increasing the number of undergraduates from 4,600 to 5,100.