Laurence J. O’Toole, Jr. (c), The University of Georgia, accept the 2003 ASPA/NASPAA Distinguished Research Award on behalf of Kenneth J. Meier. Pictured with O’Toole are NASPAA President Jo Ivey Boufford (l), New York University, and Norma Riccuci (r), Syracuse University , chair of the selection committee.