Lasallian Awards

Each April, Lewis University recognizes faculty, staff, and students with several prestigious Lasallian Awards, honoring these individuals for their commitment to the Catholic and Lasallian Mission and core values of the University. The Mission Recognition and Awards Committee of the Mission and Heritage Council is responsible for reviewing nominations from the University community and selecting honorees.

Lasallian Medal

Lasallian Award Nominations for 2016 are due Friday, March 18, 2016. Awards for faculty and stafd will be presented on Wednesday, April 20 as part of “A Celebration of Service” at 3:00 p.m. in the Saint Charles Borromeo Convocation Hall. Awards for students will be presented on Tuesday, April 26 at the 20th Annual President’s Recognition of Student Volunteers program and dinner.

Award Descriptions and Nominating Information

The De La Salle Medallion for Exemplary Volunteer Service
This award honors a faculty or staff member who performs outstanding volunteer service at Lewis University or in his or her community. In addition, two students are recognized with the De La Salle Medallion for Exemplary Volunteer Service for their service contributions at the annual President’s Recognition of Student Volunteers dinner and program.

Visit the links below for criteria, past recipients, and to nominate faculty, staff, or students for this award.

De La Salle Medallion for Service Learning Excellence [New for 2016]
This award honors a faculty member who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in engaging Lewis students in service learning.

Visit the link below for criteria, past recipients, and to nominate a faculty member for this award.

De La Salle Medallion for Service Learning Excellence

The Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award
Presented since 1993, the Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award honors a faculty or staff member who exemplifies the ideals of Saint John Baptist de La Salle in his or her work at the University to foster Gospel values in the lives of faculty, staff and students. This is one of the University’s most prestigious awards.

Visit the link below for criteria, past recipients, and to nominate a faculty or staff member for this award.

Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award