Our 2018 Alumni National Awards Recipients

Congratulations to the remarkable award recipients who were honored at Alumni National Awards Weekend, April 26-28. Your achievements exemplify the Marquette pillars of excellence, faith, leadership and service.


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 T. Ignace, Arts ’97
Glenn Ignace

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 Zhang, Grad ’07

Brookfield, Wis.


Friends 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.


Jill Ott
Engagement Director
(414) 288-0376


Lisa Bartoszewicz
Engagement Officer
(414) 288-4511