History of the University of Scranton: Awards

Awards

John L. Earl III Distinguished Service Award

This award is presented each academic year (usually at Fall Convocation) to a University of Scranton faculty member who demonstrates the spirit of generosity and dedication that the late Dr. John L. Earl III, a distinguished professor of history, exemplified during his years at the University (from 1964 to 1996). (Browse related resources in our digital collections.)

1999-2000
John M. McInerney
2000-2001
Ellen M. Casey
2001-2002
E. Springs Steele
2002-2003
Frank X. J. Homer
2003-2004
Mary Elizabeth Moylan
2004-2005
Francis X. Jordan
2005-2006
Joseph A. Fusaro
2006-2007
Frank P. Corcione
2007-2008
Stephen Casey
2008-2009
Willis Conover
2009-2010
Linda Ledford-Miller
2010-2011
Jean Harris
2011-2012
Kevin M. Nordberg
2012-2013
Marian L. Farrell
2013-2014
Paul Fahey
2014-2015
Terrence Sweeney
2015-2016
Susan Trussler
2016-2017
Leonard Champney
2017-2018
Michael Friedman

Sursum Corda Awards

This award, meaning 'Lift Up Your Hearts,' is given each academic year to members of the University's professional/paraprofessional staff, clerical/technical staff, and maintenance/public safety staff who have served for at least five years and have made outstanding contributions to the life and Ignatian mission of the University. (Browse related resources in our digital collections.)

2002-2003
Pamela Gavin
Marie Karam
John Monahan
2003-2004
Jack McNamara
Rosalie Sakevich
Karyn Salitsky
2004-2005
Joseph Mariani
Susan Patten
Patricia Suhanick
2005-2006
Cheryl Boga
Peggy Burke
Valentine Gbergo
2006-2007
Bonnie Strohl
Karl Johns
Eugene Kobut
2007-2008
Paulette M. Burton
Barbara R. Wagner
Kevin J. Grebeck
2008-2009
Vince Merkel
Mary Ann Maslar
Bill Hurst
2009-2010
Bryant Benjamin
Mark Fischetti
Patricia Vaccaro
2010-2011
Nancy Gownley
Paulette Karlavige
Thomas Yablonski
2011-2012
Gerianne Barber
Donna Rupp
Debra Cwalinski
David Wilson
2012-2013
Brian Pelcin
Jim Piazza
Kym Fetsko
Barbara King
2013-2014
Sherri L. Edwards
James Gaffney
Mary Sandra Watson
2014-2015
Karl Kretsch
Synthia Guthrie-Kretsch
Diane Muniz
Carol Cornell
2015-2016
Meg Cullen-Brown
Susan Falbo
Timothy O'Connor
Glen Pace
2016-2017
Frani Mancuso
Pauline Palko
Todd Parry
Elizabeth Rozelle
2017-2018
Tim Barrett
Margaret Hynosky
Catherine Mascelli
Jennifer Pennington

Order of Pro Deo et Universitate

The Order of Pro Deo et Universitate was organized in 1961 by then University president John J. Long, S.J. Membership is awarded to faculty and staff who have served the University of Scranton for 20 years or more. Members receive a medal in the shape of the University insignia, to be worn at Commencement and other formal University functions. (Browse related resources in our digital collections.)

1961
  • Edward F. Bartley
  • Frank C. Brown
  • Umbay H. Burti
  • Joseph T. Diskin
  • James A. Driscoll
  • Terrence F. Gallagher
  • Joseph P. Harper
  • Eleanor R. Krajewski
  • John P. McLean
  • Richard F. McNichols
  • Frank J. O'Hara
  • J. Frank Reddington
  • Leonard N. Wolf
1962
  • Peter A. Carlesimo
  • Frank A. Cimini
  • Richard F. Grady
  • Virginia B. Walsh
1964
  • John J. Long
  • Joseph G. Savulis
1966
  • Joseph B. Cullather
  • Constantine P. Diaglou
  • Marianne McTighe
  • Mildred A. Norton
  • Cyril P. O'Hora
  • Robert T. Ryder
  • Herman L. Senker
1967
  • Charles J. Buckley
  • Daniel J. Houlihan
  • Antanas Kucas
  • Eugene M. Langan
  • Lawrence J. Lennon
  • Matthew J. O'Keefe
  • Andrew W. Plonsky
  • Angelina T. Scardamaglia
  • Thomas G. Sheehan
1968
  • John J. Baldi
  • Eugene A. McGinnis
  • Timothy H. Scully
1969
  • Lawrence A. Mann
1970
  • John R. Gavigan
  • Francis P. Long
  • William J. Murray
  • Charles B. Trundle
1971
  • Joseph R. Zandarski
1973
  • Marilyn J. Coar
  • Joseph T. Evans
  • Louis C. Kleff
1974
  • Norbert K. Betti
  • George Bodnar
  • Anne M. Hoskins
  • Mary M. Hyland
  • William E. Katorkas
  • Albert M. Menichello
1975
  • Martin D. Appleton
  • John J. Callaghan
  • James M. Mack
  • Matthew R. O'Rourke
  • Edward R. Powers
  • Edwin A. Quain (Honorary)
  • Joseph C. Reilly
  • Joseph A. Rock
  • Mary A. Ryan
1976
  • Patsy Amori
  • Jenny M. Gallagher
  • Edward A. Jarvis
  • John J. Joyce
  • William H. Osterle
  • John J. Quinn
1977
  • John J. Murray
  • Bernard A. Suppe
  • Mary A. Terrinoni
1978
  • Stanley L. Chickson
  • Daniel J, Kennedy
  • Bernard R. Mcllhenny
1979
  • Joseph M. Cannon
  • Helen P. Kelly
  • Betty J. Scholla
1980
  • Doris M. Edsell
  • Matthew J. Fairbanks
  • John J. Fitzpatrick
  • Thomas M. Garrett
  • A. John Giunta
  • Walter Haab
  • Stephen P. Ryan
  • Mary W. Spellman
1981
  • Robert J. Burke
  • Bernard J. Johns
  • Louis D. Mitchell
  • Jacob H. Snyder
1982
  • Dorothy C. Kennedy
  • Alice C. Murphy
  • Dolores A. Pisarski
  • Bernard D. Williams
1983
  • George V. Babcock
  • Alice B. Coolican
  • Maurice I. Hart
  • Harry B. Strickland
1984
  • John A. Beidler
  • Rosemary C. Butler
  • Frank R. Doherty
  • John L. Earl III
  • Edward J. Gannon
  • Zim E. Lawhon
  • William V. Rakauskas
  • Joseph A. Szuhay
  • Edward F. Warner
  • John C. Williams
1985
  • Kathleen E. Barrett
  • Paul R. Beining
  • James J. Burns
  • Mary T. Clunan
  • Gary E. Eichelsdorfer
  • Rosalind P. Joyce
  • John R. Kalafut
  • Alice. M. Loughman
  • Frank J. MacEntee
  • Michael Marino
  • Charles J. Thoman
  • Alice H. Toman
  • Robert F. Young
1986
  • Robert M. Bessoir
  • Francis H. Curtis
  • John J. Dunstone
  • Francis X. Jordan
  • Frank J. Kane
  • John M. McInerney
  • Julia M. Pollack
  • John K. Stout
1987
  • Rita Bellas
  • Raymond W. Champagne, Jr.
  • James Conlin
  • Michael D. DeMichele
  • Joseph C. Dougherty
  • Matthew C. Farrell
  • Joseph M. Hamernick
  • John S. Hopkins
  • Riaz Hussain
  • Anne J. Jones
  • Jean C. Kehoe
  • Benjamin A. Pambianco
  • Njegos M. Petrovic
  • Ceil F. Rybitski
  • H. Vernon Sattler
  • Ronald L. Sinzdak
1988
  • Mrigen Bose
  • Richard J. Bourcier
  • Edward R. Buchalski
  • Edward J. Capestany
  • James J. Cunningham
  • Anthony J. DiStefano
  • Paul F. Fahey
  • William B. Hill
  • Frank X. J. Homer
  • Robert F. Hueston
  • John J. O'Malley
  • Joseph M. Tierney
1989
  • Ellen M. Casey
  • Stephen J. Casey
  • Vito G. DelVecchio
  • John Q. Feller
  • Lawrence J. Morton
  • Frank D. Parker
  • John B. Robertson, Jr.
  • Cheng H. Siao
1990
  • John W. McGinley
  • Kevin M. Nordberg
  • John B. Pryle
  • Thomas L. Scott
  • John H. Wunder III
1991
  • Glynn E. Martino
  • Edward J. Rielly
  • Mirtha M. Rospigliosi
1992
  • Donna M. Kocis
  • Kathleen R. Kopcik
  • John W. Lange
  • J. Michael Strong
  • Anne S. Vieira
1993
  • Michael M. Costello
  • Ralph W. Grambo, Jr.
  • Mary H. Jones
  • Raymond L. Kimble
  • Stephen L. Klingman
  • Margaret Y. Mayers
  • Ursula A. Piazza
  • Richard J. Winn
1994
  • Barry R. Anderson
  • Mary Ann E. Derrig
  • John S. Flanagan
  • Joseph A. Fusaro
  • Leonard G. Gougeon
  • Martin L. Langan
  • Mary Ann McAndrew
  • Robert L. McKeage
  • Donna D. Ramos
  • Charles E. Taylor
  • Joe A. Vinson
  • Gary N. Wodder
  • Ruth E. Zabinski
  • Gary S. Zampano
1995
  • Thomas E. Baker
  • Galen L. Baril
  • Michael C. Cann
  • Orestes P. Coccia
  • Miwako Cuprenski
  • John F. McNamara
  • J. Patrick Mohr
  • Diane S. Muniz
  • Richard H. Passon
  • Midori Y. Rynn
1996
  • James Brian Benestad
  • Thomas W. Gerrity
  • Debra J. Jennings
  • Thomas D. Masterson
  • John J. Ogden
  • John C. Seigle
  • Roger D. Wallace
1997
  • James P. Buchanan
  • Charles Costello
  • Thomas W. Decker
  • Jerome P. DeSanto
  • David O. Frederichs
  • Ronald W. Gieski
  • Edward C. Jones
  • Margaret A. Maslar
  • Kevin Norris
  • Zita D. Stone
  • John J. Tabor
1998
  • Harold W. Ballie
  • Shirley A. Bartosh
  • Ann Clark Bass
  • Michael D. Carey
  • Ruth A. Casey
  • Willis M. Conover
  • Joseph H. Dreisbach
  • Prasadarao V. Kakumanu
  • Thomas A. Kamla
  • Jane Kopas
  • Vincent F. Merkel
  • Joseph A. Panuska (Honorary)
  • Hubert J. Sentivan
1999
  • Linda J. Belack
  • Kenneth S. Buntz
  • Theresa A. Burke
  • Leonard W. Champney
  • Ying I. Chien
  • Brenton W. Clark
  • Sharon L. Evans
  • Teresa J. Gallagher
  • Jean G. Gorgas
  • Deborah J. Gougeon
  • Ronald J. Grambo
  • Paul J. Langan
  • John J. Levko
  • Mary Alice Lynott
  • Marion Maziarz
  • Christine E. McDermott
  • Hong V. Nguyen
  • Robert A. Parsons
  • Joseph L. Quinn
  • Richard W. Rousseau
  • E. Springs Steele
  • Cheng-Yee Wang
  • Frank J. Wormuth
2000
  • Joseph F. Cimini
  • Stephen A. Dembrosky, Jr.
  • Rosellen M. Garrett
  • G. Donald Pantle
  • Glenn R. Pellino
  • Magdalene Restuccia
  • Joseph J. Schmidt
  • Paul M. Jackowitz
2001
  • Gerald Biberman
  • Cheryl Y. Boga
  • J. Timothy Cannon
  • John C. Harris
  • John M. Hill
  • Richard J. Klonoski
  • Joanne B. Phillips
  • Ronald J. Skutnick
  • Carol A. Wallace
  • Rose Marie P. Walsh
2002
  • John J. Begley
  • Frank P. Corcione
  • Judith C. Dorohovech
  • James J. Franceschelli
  • Daniel V. Fraustino
  • Barbra E. Gleason
  • Eleanore G. Harrington
  • Paul M. Jackowitz
  • Karl B. Johns
  • Annette M. Kalwaytis
  • Lorraine T. Mancuso
  • Mary Elizabeth Moylan
  • James M. Murtha
  • Elsa E. Nelson
  • Paul J. Perhach
  • Barbra A. Quinn
  • Joan L. Roccasalvo
  • Robert P. Zelno
2003
  • Rebecca S. Beal
  • Jospeh P. Carra
  • Joseph W. Connolly
  • Lisa M. Cornell
  • James E. Fenwick
  • Grace Gisolfi
  • Lucia M. Granito
  • Edmund M. Kosmahl
  • Gary E. Mattingly
  • Constance F. McDonnell
  • Regina G. Mira
  • David P. Newcomb
  • Michael J. Owens
  • James R. Sidbury
  • Robert A. Spalletta
  • Gerald F. Stanek
  • Diana L. Trygar
  • Sandra M. Walsh
  • Stephen E. Whittaker
  • Marlene E. Yuskiewicz
2004
  • Christopher A. Baumann
  • David W. Black
  • Joan A. Borick
  • Bernice A. Budd
  • Thomas F. Cawley
  • Elizabeth Ciuccio
  • Gemma P. Davis
  • Trudy A. Dickneider
  • Joanne T. Gambacorta
  • Michael A. Hardisky
  • Patricia Harrington
  • Larry J. Hickernell
  • Rose Ann Jubinski
  • Daniel P. Mahoney
  • Mark M. McAllister
  • Ronald H. McKinney
  • Neil P. McLaughlin
  • Joseph J. Metzger
  • Joanne J. Reichle
  • Richard M. Trygar
2005
  • Kevan S. Bailey
  • Paulette M. Burton
  • Dona M. Carpenter
  • Rose Mary A. Carter
  • Maureen P. Castaldi
  • Cheryl A. Collarini
  • John R. Conway III
  • James Devers
  • Katie S. Duke
  • David W. Hall
  • Christopher F. Harris
  • Thomas P. Hogan
  • Joseph C. Kitcho
  • Elizabeth T. Kraucheunas
  • Linda L. Ledford-Miller
  • Robert P. Lilly
  • Joseph H. May
  • Lawrence A. McIver
  • John C. Norcross
  • Concetta D. Reilly
  • Thomas F. Sable
  • Madonna A. Savage
  • Patricia A. Stanek
  • Bonnie F. Strohl
  • Susan Trussler
  • Ralph Ward
  • Joseph P. Wilson
  • Alfred T. Zukowski
2006
  • Rosemarie A. Archer
  • Christine M. Bartnikowski
  • Anthony R. Bauman
  • William R. Burke
  • Jeanne M. Bush
  • Faye L. Cuchara
  • Mary F. Engel
  • Lee Ann M. Eschbach
  • Satyajit P. Ghosh
  • David A. Hair
  • Joseph S. Haryluck
  • Thomas P. Homenchak
  • Joseph A. Pepsin
  • Richard M. Plishka
  • Marlene J. Stanilka
  • Gary T. Swartz
  • Marie A. Trovato
  • Janice M. Winslow
2007
  • Regina B. Bennett
  • Peter J. Blazes
  • Brian W. Carpenter
  • Margaret M. Carson
  • Timothy K. Casey
  • Richard J. Chadwick
  • Jafor Chowdhury
  • David E. Christiansen
  • Daryl D. Davenport
  • Linda H. Desmond
  • Janine L. Freeman
  • Anne Marie P. Gallagher
  • James L. Goonan
  • Kevin J. Grebeck
  • Jean W. Harris
  • Gerald J. Hudak
  • Jakub S. Jasinski
  • William E. Kaub
  • Ann Mary Kazmierski
  • Robert J. Klem
  • David E. Marx
  • Amanda C. McIver
  • Michael O. Mensah
  • Patricia J. Popeck
  • Robert P. Sadowski
  • Peter B. Sakowski
  • Karyn Salitsky
  • Sharon P. Sporer
  • Gertrude Stone
  • Ethel R. Taramelli
  • Victoria A. Thomas
  • Daniel S. Townsend
  • Sandra R. Toy
  • Elaine M. Tweedy
  • Patricia T. Vaccaro
  • Roselyn Wahl
  • Theodore F. Zayac
2008
  • Carol L. Cornell
  • Margaret E. Craft
  • Vance O. Decker
  • Josephine M. Dunn
  • Kathleen G. Dwyer
  • Brigid C. Frein
  • Pamela A. Gavin
  • Irene Goll
  • Judy A. Insogna
  • Theresa J. Kaplan
  • Jan W. Kelly
  • Joyce A. Knott
  • Gary G. Kwiecinski
  • Maria C. Landis
  • Stephen K. Manning
  • Susan F. Mathews
  • Susan McCrea
  • Aileen A. McHale
  • Mary Ellen Mrozek
  • Adeline J. Noack
  • Masood Otarod
  • Glen T. Pace
  • James Piazza
  • Lydia J. Riley
  • Mollie N. Ruffenach
  • Carl M. Schaffer
  • Rose Sebastianelli
  • Joan M. Wasilewski
  • David A. Wiley
  • Frances M. Williams
  • Constance A. Wisdo
  • Zhongcheng Xiong
  • Gerald C. Zaboski
  • Margarete L. Zalon
2009
  • Brad A. Alford
  • W. Andrew Berger
  • Ray E. Burd
  • David Caffrey
  • Patricia A. Connolly
  • Michele E. Davis
  • Sandra J. Evans
  • Sheila J. Ferraro
  • Darla R. Germeroth
  • Robert Gillette
  • S. Kingsley Gnanendran
  • William F. Gushannon
  • Karen V. Heckman
  • Cindy L. Hricko
  • Paulette Karlavige
  • Robert A. Kocis
  • Eugene Kohut
  • Walter Kovaleski
  • Mary Ann Kuzdro
  • Michele Langan
  • Karen Lapiers
  • Sharon M. Meagher
  • Cheryl L. Phillips
  • Murli Rajan
  • Maryjane S. Rooney
  • Elizabeth A. Rozelle
  • Carol A. Ruggiero
  • Janice E. Rupp
  • Frank J. Rutkowski
  • Carolyn Santiso
  • Edward M. Scahill
  • Judy A. Sislo
  • Thomas P. Smith
  • Mary Ann Solensky
  • Anne Marie Stamford
  • Donald P. Stark
  • Karyn V. Townsend
  • Argyrios C. Varonides
  • Dorothy A. Warrick
  • David G. Wilson
2010
  • Janet H. Bennett
  • Alan J. Brumagim
  • William J. Buckley
  • Satya P. Chattopadhyay
  • Jones DeRitter
  • Leona Doria
  • Marian L. Farrell
  • Anthony P. Ferzola
  • Frank M. Gilmartin
  • Nancy M. Gownley
  • Sharon S. Hudacek
  • Jane M. Johnson
  • Ioannis N. Kallianiotis
  • Anthony J. Laboranti
  • James F. Loven
  • Barbara C. Mericle
  • Kenneth G. Monks
  • Oliver J. Morgan
  • James V. Muniz
  • Charles R. Pinches
  • Susan L. Poulson
  • Satyanarayana V. Prattipati
  • William V. Rowe
  • Florence Ryan
  • John P. Sanko
  • John M. Stanilka
  • Patricia A. Suhanick
  • Michael A. Sulzinski
  • Antoinette R. Szczepaniak
  • Arthur B. Taylor
  • Len Tischler
  • Marie Walsh
  • Daniel J. West
  • John C. White
2011
  • Samuel Atriz
  • Francis Beck
  • Yaodong Bi
  • Joseph Boyd
  • Mary Ann Foley
  • Michael Friedman
  • Mary Fran Galat
  • Barbara Griguts
  • Deborah Hazen
  • Ann Keeler
  • Charles E. Kratz
  • Nancy Laffey
  • Robert McCloskey
  • Darlene Miller-Lanning
  • Danielle Morse
  • Catherine Murphy
  • Mark Murphy
  • Lisa Notarianni
  • Patrick Pizzola
  • Helen Stager
  • Edward Steinmetz
  • William Vosburg
  • Carol Wargo
  • John Zych
2012
  • Ellen Anuszewski
  • Geri Botyrius
  • Gina Butler
  • Christopher Carter
  • Kathy Clause
  • Robert Collins
  • Marie Decker
  • Mark Fischetti
  • Karen Jones
  • Lawrence Kennedy
  • Mary Ann Maslar
  • Rosalie Sakevich
  • James Sciartilli
  • Catherine Seymour
  • Delia Sumrall
  • Terrence Sweeney
  • Ann Marie Toloczko
  • Barbara Wagner
  • Christine Zakzewski
2013
  • Mary Kay Aston
  • Kathryn Smith Boock
  • Mary Clare Brill
  • Mary Jane K. DiMattio
  • Rosemary Ferrise
  • Margaret Hynosky
  • Marie Karam
  • Richard Larsen
  • Robyn Lawrence
  • Jerome McDermott
  • Timothy O'Connor
  • John Ogden
  • Peter Olden
  • Kathleen Personius
  • Dianne Posegate
  • Susan Shoemaker
  • Nabil Tamimi
2014
  • Cynthia Cann
  • Elizabeth Donovan
  • Barbara Eagen
  • Christopher Krall
  • Francis Kranick
  • Marion Maziarz
  • Rebecca Mikesell
  • Deborah Morano
  • John Nealon
  • JoAnn L. Nicoteri
  • Mary Rafter
  • Noreen Schofield
  • Michael Simons
  • Narda Tafuri
  • Gretchen Van Dyke
  • Mary Sandra Watson
  • Keith Yurgosky
2015
  • Joseph Alunni
  • Lori Ann Bruch
  • Peggy J. Burke
  • Catherine P. Burns
  • Maureen T. Carroll
  • Debra A. Cwalinski
  • David A. Davitt
  • Thomas DiGregorio
  • Judith A. Gunshannon
  • Denise Gurz
  • John F. Lynch
  • Patricia Ann Mecadon
  • Virginia A. Picchietti
  • Theresa P. Sandrowicz
  • Robert W. Shaffern
  • Carole S. Slotterback
  • Terri Freeman Smith
  • Mary Beth Watson
  • Jane A. Wesloski
  • Joseph K. Wetherell
  • El-Habib KH Zanzana
2016
  • Samuel W. Alba
  • Timothy E. Crowley
  • Susan Joy Falbo
  • Gustavo N. Fernandez
  • Renee M. Hakim
  • Mary Beth Holmes
  • Mary Jane S. Hanson
  • Maria Poggi Johnson
  • Michael Knies
  • Eloise Tenny Libassi
  • William J. Mullen
  • Elaine O'Neill
  • Cynthia J. Pepsin
  • Terry A. Rothstein
  • Marc B. Shapiro
  • Janice Voltzow
  • Loreen Wolfer
2017
  • Tammi L. Cherra
  • Gina DelSantro
  • Roy P. Domenico
  • Stefanie M. Egan
  • Delores A. Gaccione
  • James K. Gaffney
  • Stephen P. Gilbody
  • William Hurst
  • Marc L. Kudrich
  • Francis A. Lovecchio, Jr.
  • Catherine C. Mascelli
  • Ann A. Pang-White
  • H. Dan Phillips, Jr.
  • Carol Reinson
  • Donna J. Simpson
  • William G. Wallick
  • Cheryl A. Weidow
  • Rita M. Williams