Our 2019 Alumni National Awards Recipients


Alumnus of the Year Award
James C. Sartori, Bus Ad ’77

Plymouth, Wis.

Professional Achievement Award
Barry C. Cosgrove, Jour ’79

Laguna Beach, Cailf.

Service to the Community Award
The Ignace Family
Dr. Gerald L. Ignace, Med ’65
Georgianna Webster Ignace, Sp ’88
Dr. Lyle A. Ignace, Arts ’92
Thekla Ignace Wald, Arts ’97

Brookfield, Wis.


Service to Marquette Award
Joel J. Andryc, Sp ’79 and Nancy Schmid Andryc, Bus Ad ’79

Playa Vista, Calif.


Spirit of Marquette Award
Dr. Yi Sherry Zhang, Grad ’07

Brookfield, Wis.


Friend of the University Award
American Orthodontics Corporation

Sheboygan, Wis.


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April 3, 2019
April 25 - 27, 2019

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.


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