The Honors Program recognizes 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 campus. 

Current Winner - 2020

Donald R. Parsons and Donald L. Parsons, father and brother of Dr. Donna S. Parsons, Honors Program Faculty

How is the winner selected?

The Honors Professional Staff select one Honors at Iowa alum or friend who has been exceptionally active in supporting the University Honors Program.


Past Award Recipients

2019

Judy

Judy Lewis

Professor Emerita, Public Health Sociologist, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

 

 

 

 

 


2018

Susan

Susan J. Hagan
Iowa Honors Graduating Class of 1990

2017

Brett

Brett Williams
Iowa Graduating Class of 1983

2016

Tyner

Richard Tyner
Iowa Honors Graduating Class of 1970

2015

Pat

Pat Rolston
Iowa Graduating Class of 1978

2014

Tom

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

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