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Distinguished Alumni

Previous Winners

Year Name Degree at SIUE
1974 Margaret F. Blackshere Education
1975 Arthur T. Towata Art & Design
1976 James D. Milligan Business Administration
1977 Judge Milton S. Wharton Business Administration
1978 Ralph F. Korte Business Administration
1979 Joe B. McAdams, Jr. Psychology
1980 Jane K. Bruker Nursing
1982 Alfred C. Hagemann Business Administration
1983 Mike E. Jantzen Art & Design
1984 Dee A. Joyner Social Science
1985 James B. McPike Economics
1986 John A. Fruit Business Administration
1987 P. Dewayne Staats Mass Communication
1988 Hulas H. King Business Administration
1989 Robert J. Baer Education
1990 Jo Ann Harmon Sociology
1991 Edward E. Giberson Art
1992 Mara M. Meyers Business Administration
1993 Ed E. Hightower Education
1994 John E. Oeltjen Business Administration
1995 L. Thomas Lakin Business Administration
1996 Gordon D. Bush Geography
1997 Gail A. Myers Liniger Business Administration
1998 John Klobnak Mass Communication
1999 William Plaschke Mass Communication
2000 David Herndon Government
2001 William Gray Potter Jr. English
2002 Stephen Jankowski Mass Communication
2003 Lendell Phelps Jr. Mass Communication
2004 Justice Philip J. Rarick, III Sociology
2005 Shelby Steele Sociology
2006 John Simmons Political Science
2007 Keith Alper Mass Communication