Annual Alumni Awards
Alumni Award Winners

Mount Aloysius College and the Alumni Association’s Executive Board recognize alumni annually during Alumni & Homecoming Weekend, held each fall. Alumni awards are given out each year, which celebrate the remarkable achievements of alumni, fostering a tradition of recognition and pride within our vibrant community.

Nominations are now open for the 2024 Alumni Awards. Please submit nominations by April 1, 2024.

AWARD CATEGORIES

  1. Distinguished Alumni Award: Honoring those who have distinguished themselves over a period of years and have achieved a pinnacle position in their chosen profession.
  2. Young Alumni Achievement Award: Honoring those who have distinguished themselves in their chosen profession and are 40 years old or younger.
  3. Alumni Service Award: Honoring those who have distinguished themselves above others as having given their time to projects or functions for the advancement of Mount Aloysius College or their communities.

PREVIOUS AWARD WINNERS

2023

Katherine (Kraft) Strauss Rosenthal ’63
Distinguished Alumni Award Winner

Katherine "Kitty" (Kraft) Strauss Rosenthal '63

Jacob Morisi ’12
Young Alumni Achievement Award Winner

Jacob Morisi '12

Julia (Jandora) Burke ’61A, ’63
Alumni Service Award Winner

2022

Bradley M. Mikitko ’12, ’14

2021

Pamela K. Meiser ’78

2018

Patricia M. Gildea, ’47

2017

Helen L. Boyko, ‘68*

2016

Dr. Bernard G. Neff, ’97, ’98, ’99

2015

Mrs. Linda DelGrosso,’70

2014

Mrs. Marie R. Little, ’89

2013

Eleanor E. “Honey” Corbin, ’83
Steven W. Franke, ’74
Sr. Ruth Neely, RSM, ’73
Michael J. Shank, ’79
Patricia Mutch Watson, ’71

2012

Mary Frances Bryja, PhD, ’79
Dr. Francis C. Crouse, Jr., ’93
Colleen McCann, MPH, RD, ’52A
Mary Elizabeth Peek ’51A
Sandra Grady Yates, PhD, ’63

2011

Mauvette Kiel O’Dowd, ’58A, ’85
John Prebish, ’90

2010

Gloria J. Lynch, EdD, ’52
Renee Martin Nagle, JD, LLM, ’79
Judith Lynch Welu, EdD, ’59A

2009

Donna Bluhm, ’58A
Elise Bourne-Busby, EdD, ’65
Adele Kupchella, ’60A
Michelle McGowan, ’83 

2008

Sr. M. Michele Brophy, RSM, ’42
Lynne M. Faint, ’82
Dr. Louis F. Garzarelli, Sr. ’89
Hon. Patricia Jones, ’60
Sr. M. Caritas Kennedy, RSM, ’47A, ’49 

2007

Bernadette M. Hattjar, PhD, ’72
Sr. M. Margaretta Phillips, RSM, ’78
Andrea M. Ward, ’94
Linda S. Weaver, ’72 

2006

Michael Caldwell, ’01
Stacey Porter, ’89
Sr. Benedict Joseph Watters, RSM, ’46A, ’48

2022

Bradley M. Mikitko ’12, ’14

2021

Pamela K. Meiser ’78

2018

Patricia M. Gildea, ’47

2017

Helen L. Boyko, ‘68*

2016

Dr. Bernard G. Neff, ’97, ’98, ’99

2015

Mrs. Linda DelGrosso,’70

2014

Mrs. Marie R. Little, ’89

2013

Eleanor E. “Honey” Corbin, ’83
Steven W. Franke, ’74
Sr. Ruth Neely, RSM, ’73
Michael J. Shank, ’79
Patricia Mutch Watson, ’71

2012

Mary Frances Bryja, PhD, ’79
Dr. Francis C. Crouse, Jr., ’93
Colleen McCann, MPH, RD, ’52A
Mary Elizabeth Peek ’51A
Sandra Grady Yates, PhD, ’63

2011

Mauvette Kiel O’Dowd, ’58A, ’85
John Prebish, ’90

2010

Gloria J. Lynch, EdD, ’52
Renee Martin Nagle, JD, LLM, ’79
Judith Lynch Welu, EdD, ’59A

2009

Donna Bluhm, ’58A
Elise Bourne-Busby, EdD, ’65
Adele Kupchella, ’60A
Michelle McGowan, ’83 

2008

Sr. M. Michele Brophy, RSM, ’42
Lynne M. Faint, ’82
Dr. Louis F. Garzarelli, Sr. ’89
Hon. Patricia Jones, ’60
Sr. M. Caritas Kennedy, RSM, ’47A, ’49 

2007

Bernadette M. Hattjar, PhD, ’72
Sr. M. Margaretta Phillips, RSM, ’78
Andrea M. Ward, ’94
Linda S. Weaver, ’72 

2006

Michael Caldwell, ’01
Stacey Porter, ’89
Sr. Benedict Joseph Watters, RSM, ’46A, ’48

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