Distinguished Service Award

Awarded to alumni, faculty and friends of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences who have demonstrated outstanding service or academic contributions that further the educational mission of the college.

Nominees may include alumni and friends who have contributed time, effort and financial help to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and faculty members who have been outstanding teachers on the graduate and/or undergraduate level.

Recipients

2017
George Strawn ('69 Ph.D. mathematics)

2016
Thomas A. Connop ('76 history)

2015
Carl E. Jacobson

2014
Robert and Diane Stupka

2013
John G. Verkade
Zora Devrnja Zimmerman

2012
Gillian Murphy ('83 Distributed Studies)

2011
Gary L. Krull ('67 English and Speech)

2010
Wayne A. Fuller ('55 BS Agricultural Economics; '57 MS Agricultural Economics; '59 PhD Agricultural Economics)

2009
Mark Fleming, physics

2008
Dennis Banasiak, chemistry

2007
Carol Elliott, political science

2006
Kent Fritz, psychology

2004
Charles and Kathleen Manatt, sociology
Thomas and Elizabeth Phelps, political science

2003
Bruce Hach

2002
Carl Vondra, geological and atmospheric sciences

2001
J.D. Beatty, English

2000
Steven Mores, journalism
George Knaphus, botany
Jean Lassila

1999
Dale Anderson
Ron Peters, psychology
John Dobson, history

1998
Herbert David, statistics
Kathryn Hach-Darrow, chemistry

1997
James Ruebel, foreign languages and literatures
Steffen Schmidt, political science
Robert and Diane Greenlee, journalism

1996
Sam and Louise Hamilton, music
Dale Ross, English

1995
Ralph and Irene Anderson, journalism
Karl Fox, economics
Bernard White, biochemistry, biophysics and molecular biology

1994
Charles Knapp, economics

1993
Dwight Ink, political science

1992
Sharon Rodine, political science