Father Hendrickson at an Evening of Honors

Evening of Honors

Honoring our outstanding alumni.

Each year, we honor a group of Creighton alumni who have made a difference in their communities. These outstanding alumni will be recognized with the Alumni Merit Award and Alumni Achievement Citation at a ceremony and reception.

How to nominate an alumnus/alumna


2020 awards

Read more about the recipients.

Alumni Achievement Citation

Diane Morin Nelson, BA'67

Alumni Merit Awards

College of Arts & Sciences: Mary Jane Oakley, BA’66

College of Nursing: Josephine Politico Abboud, BSN’95

Graduate School: Charles Thomas, Jr., MS'09, EDD'14

Heider College of Business: Debra DeThorne Moritz, BSBA’84

College of Professional Studies: Jeffery S. King, BSBA’14

School of Dentistry: Thomas D. Berry, DDS'83, MD'88

School of Medicine: Sister Katherine Seibert, MD’76

School of Pharmacy and Health Professions: M. Douglas Ford, BSPHA'69

School of Law: Judith Twidwell Pogge, JD'79, and John P. Pogge, JD'78


Previous winners

See past recipients of the Alumni Merit Award

See past recipients of the Alumni Achievement Citation