What is this award?

The Honors Program hopes to recognize an especially distinguished alumni or friend each year. In this way, we thank individuals one by one but also, through them, the larger community of supporters who promote honors education here and beyond the campus. The award will be made during the Honors Commendation Ceremony held in May the evening before University Graduation. Awardees may give a public talk and each receives a personalized memento.

How is the winner selected?

The Honors Professional Staff selects one Honors at Iowa alum or friend whose been exceptionally active in supporting the University Honors Program.


Past Award Recipients

2015

Pat Rolston
Iowa Graduating Class of 1978

2014

Thomas Niblock
Iowa Honors Graduating Class of 2007

2013

Andy Stoll
Iowa Honors Graduating Class of 2003

2011

Carol Fethke
Professor Emerita of Economics at Iowa

2010

David Hamod
Iowa Honors Graduating Class of 1981

2009

Michael K. Brooks
Iowa Honors Graduating Class of 2003

2008

Lauren McCarthy
Iowa Honors Graduating Class of 2006