Loyola University Chicago

Founders' Dinner

2011 Awards & Recipients

2011 Awards & Recipients


President's Medal

Honoring a Loyola alumnus(a) who has spent a lifetime in public service, living the Jesuit ideal of a "person for others"
 Gen. George A. Joulwan, (MA '69)

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.

The Hon. Mary Ann Smith, (BA '85)

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.

James J. Faught, (JD '76)
School of Law

Caritas Award

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

The Bernard Osher Foundation

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
Weldon J. Rougeau, BS '67

Quinlan School of Business
Michael D. Sullivan, BBA '61

School of Communication
John J. Lane, BS '55

School of Continuing & Professional Studies
Carlos X. Montoya, BA '85

School of Education
Patrick S. McAndrew, BSEd '87

The Graduate School
Dr. Annette Seegers, PhD '84

School of Law
F. Vern Lahart, JD '51

Stritch School of Medicine
Dr. Fern E. Asma, MD '46

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing
Dr. Ann S. Blouin, MSN '80

Institute of Pastoral Studies
Sr. Maura Twohig, MA '95
Sr. Mary M. Daly, MA '95

School of Social Work
Elizabeth Wilson, MSW '61