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


2022 awards

Learn more about the 2022 recipients.

Alumni Achievement Citation

James Silhasek, BA’69, JD’72

Alumni Merit Award

College of Arts and Sciences: COL Steven G. Mahon, BA’83, MA’08

College of Nursing: Anne Jenkins, BSN’77

Graduate School: Michael G. Miller, BSEMS’07, MS’10, EDD’14

Heider College of Business: Robert F. Kathol, BSBA’63

School of Dentistry: James K. Bongers, DDS’80

School of Law: M. Jane Huerter, BA’72, JD’76

School of Medicine: Peter R. DeMarco, MD’62

School of Pharmacy and Health Professions: Judith R. Gale, DPT'02

Friend of the University Award

Ann L. and Barry W. Schmitt

Recent Alumni Award

Steve R. Hogan II, BA’08, MS’16, JD’16

Learn more about the 2022 recipients.


Previous winners

See past recipients of the Alumni Merit Award.

See past recipients of the Alumni Achievement Citation.