Announcing our 2017 Alumni National Awards Recipients

Congratulations to the 50 remarkable award recipients who will be honored at Alumni National Awards Weekend, April 27-29. Your achievements exemplify the Marquette pillars of excellence, faith, leadership and service.

About The Weekend

Nomination Form

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of an award recipient

April 27 - 29, 2017

Each spring, Marquette University sets aside one special weekend to honor distinguished alumni from every college and school who represent the heart, soul and spirit of Marquette.


Jill Ott
Enagement Director
(414) 288-0376


Lisa Bartoszewicz
Engagement Officer
(414) 288-4511



2017 All-University Award Recipients

Alumnus of the Year Award

Dr. Henry K.H. Kwan, Arts ’71

Professional Achievement Award

Dr. Ricardo R. Fernandez, Arts ’62, Grad ’65

Service to the Community Award

Barbara Eannelli Klein, Bus Ad ’72

Service to Marquette Award

James M. Meier, Bus Ad ’84

Spirit of Marquette Award

Elizabeth Villarreal Lang, Arts ’03, and Nelson C. Lang, H Sci ’04

Friend of the University Award

Majerus Family Foundation