De La Salle Medallion for Excellence (Students)
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.
Award Descriptions and Nominating Information
De La Salle Medallion for Excellence in Interfaith Cooperation
The De La Salle Medallion for Excellence in Interfaith Cooperation honors a student who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and joined with others on campus and in the surrounding community in the work of interfaith dialogue and cooperation.
An honoree will be a student who:
- Fosters appreciative knowledge of various religious worldviews through educational or awareness-raising events and forums
- Establishes meaningful relationships among varied faith practitioners and those without religious affiliation
- Promotes actions toward the common good in conjunction with people of other spiritual perspectives