Previous Recipients

Father Aquinas Colgan Award Recipients

The names of previous recipients of the Father Aquinas Award, listed below, are also engraved on a special plaque commemorating their recognition at Commencement. This display is located in the lobby of the Br. Paul French, FSC, Learning Resource Center on the main campus in Romeoville.

1950's
1955 John Azman
1956 Leonard LaSala
1957 James Kane
1958 William Kurzawski
1959 Donald Casper
1960's
1960 Gordon Kendall
1961 Vernon Gaugush
1962 Thomas Kennedy
1963 Ronald Fordonski
1964 George DeWald
1965 Raymond Coughlin, Ph.D.
1966 Dennis Moran
1967 Joseph Kloss
1968 John Lucenta
1969 Gregory Ginex
1970's
1970 Thomas Cogan
1971 Edward Noonan
1972 Niall Collins
1973 Maria Lurdez Diaz Bybee
1974 Joseph McElligott
1975 James Pacici
1976 Peter Grande
1977 Harry Ligocki, Sergio Romero
1978 Mary McCarthy, Jack Griffin
1979 Daniel Zigulich
1980's
1981 Theresa Getner Padilla
1982 Bryan Durkin
1983 Sheila Kennedy Gibbs
1984 Veronica King-Wright
1985 Jerome O’Shea, Jill Kozubowski Siegfried
1986 Kim Joyce
1987 Raymond Adkins
1988 Carolyn Robins
1989 Daniel Silva
1990's
1990 Joseph Marino
1991 Timothy Demco
1992 Paula Petrungaro
1993 Hani Maalouf
1994 Joseph Lucus, Daniel Lundquist
1995 DeBra Brown, Jaye Paulson
1996 Ryan Krietsch, Sze-Sze Tse
1997 Damon Anderson
1998 Lucyna Malupa, Kimberly Reed
1999 Paul Fracaro, John Klonowski
2000's
2000 Israel A.Velazquez, Cheryl King
2001 John W. Louis, Winifred Adams
2002 Corey Racculia, Julie Klimach, Sergio Bueno
2003 James Pesoli, Joshua Kay
2004 Dana Erickson, Kristen C.Woodward
2005 Bonnie Cram, Carmine T. Madia
2006 Hugh Devin O’Connell, Sheela Ruth Paul, Shannon Mashek
2007 Hari Patel, Geoffrey Rozovics
2008 David Cisek, Christina Bradaric
2009 Vivian Acosta, Furqaan Mustafa, Kailin O’Connell
2010's
2010 Jasmine Pacheco, Kellen Clawson
2011 Karen Hernandez, Delia Goldrick
2012 Liana Vantrease, Ashley Ellis
2013 Bryan Bolton, Melissa Farmer, Robert Sprunger
2014 Elizabeth Lorang, Cecilia Arias-Kahoun
2015 Martin Romo, Lauren Nowaczyk
2016 Brianna Diaz, Melissa Jimenez
2017 Dominica McNair