Loyola University Chicago

Founders' Dinner

2010 Awards & Recipients

2010 Awards & Recipients


Heart of Loyola

Honoring an alumnus(a) who embodies the heart of Loyola through his or her extraordinary generosity and commitment to Jesuit education.

Reverend John P. Foley, S.J., (MRE '78)

Caritas Award

Honoring a corporation or foundation who has contributed significantly to the betterment of society and the university community with its extraordinary philanthropy.

Polk Bros. Foundation

Dux Mirabilis

Latin for "extraordinary leader," the Dux Mirabilis Award is presented to a member of Loyola's faculty or staff for his or her extraordinary contributions to the University and its mission.

Dr. Connie M. Knapp
Director of Principal Gifts, Advancement Division

Coffey Award

Named for M. Justitia Coffey, BVM, the first president of Mundelein College, this award honors an alumna for her leadership in the community, accomplishments in industry, and service to others.

Jacqueline P. Doud, (BA '62)

Damen Awards

Named for Loyola University Chicago's primary founder, Arnold Damen, S.J., this award is granted to an alumnus(a) from each of Loyola's schools and colleges. It recognizes the qualities of leadership in industry, leadership in community and service to others.

College of Arts & Sciences
Charles A. Whittingham, BS '51

Quinlan School of Business
Mr. Rocco J. Martino, MBA '78

School of Continuing & Professional Studies
Ms. Marie M. Ginther, BBA '87

School of Education
Dr. Timothy M. Kanold, PhD '02

The Graduate School
Sr. Rita Larivee, PhD '98

School of Law
Mr. Roger J. Kiley, Jr., JD '66

Stritch School of Medicine
Dr. Todd S. Hewell III, BS '75, MD '78

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing
Dr. Helen K. Grace, BSN '63

Institute of Pastoral Studies
Ms. Shirley A. Giacomi, MPS '98, MDiv ' 02

School of Social Work
Ms. Terri Buffalo Star Gardner, MSW '07