Alumni Merit Award



An Alumni Merit Award is given annually to an outstanding alumna/alumnus at the respective school's/college's Alumni Reunion Dinner or other designated alumni event.

Criteria for the Award

  • Being a degreed alumnus/alumna of Creighton University.
  • Having provided distinguished service to the University and/or to his/her own community together with a way of life that clearly exemplifies the University Credo.
  • Having a personal quality that marks him/her as cultured and of high moral principles guided by the Jesuit ideals of being men and women for others.

Requirements

  • When completing questions 1 and 2 on the nomination form, it is critical that nominators provide specific examples of how the nominee meets the criteria for this citation.
  • A supporting resume/curriculum vitae must accompany the nomination.
  • Up to three letters of support will be accepted.
  • Nominations are due November 1.

Current Recipients

College of Arts and Sciences

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
James B. Conahan, BS'83, MD'87 and Molly McComb Conahan, BA'83

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipients Dr. and Mrs. Conahan were honored at the President's Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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College of Business

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
Richard A. Witt, BSBA’74

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient Mr. Witt was honored at the President’s Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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Graduate School

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
Dorothy A. Ostrowski, Ed.D., BA’78, MA’81, MS’97

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient Dr. Ostrowski was honored at the President’s Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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School of Dentistry

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
Francis J. Ayers, DDS’69

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient Dr. Ayers was honored at the President’s Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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School of Law

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
Judy A. Weill, JD’79

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient Ms. Weill was honored at the President’s Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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School of Medicine

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
Joseph D. Lynch, MD’66

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient Dr. Lynch was honored at the President’s Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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College of Nursing

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
Dede Meyer Johnson, BSN’74

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient Ms. Johnson was honored at the President’s Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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School of Pharmacy & Health Professions

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient
Sr. Rovina Turyazayo, PharmD’96

2013 Alumni Merit Award Recipient Sr. Turyazayo was honored at the President’s Alumni Dinner on September 20, 2013.

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