Alumnae Awards


Each year two awards are given to outstanding Ursuline Academy St. Louis Alumnae.
                                               

Young Alumna Serviam Award

The annual Young Alumna Serviam Award honors an outstanding alumna who through her service, leadership and achievement, embodies the Serviam spirit of an Ursuline Academy education. The annual Young Alumna Serviam Award will be presented to a young alumna at the annual Thanksgiving Liturgy on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving. 
  
The recipient of this honor must :
  1. Have graduated from UA St. Louis within the previous 10 years.
  2. Demonstrate a desire to serve others in her daily life through continuing service to the Academy, the Alumnae Association, or the local or national community.
  3. Engage others in her service mission.
  4. Have been changed by her lived experiences of Serviam.  

Young Alumna Serviam Award Recipients:

2005       Anna Agniel Bushlack ‘99                         
2006       Colleen McLaughlin Clark ’00                         
2007       Jackie Gallo ‘99
2008       Kristine Schneider '01
2009       Erin O'Toole '03
2010       Jennifer Mohan '02
2011       Bridget Cromien '05
2012       Maggie Brueggen Grzesiowski '08
2013       Caitlin Torrence '07
 
 

Distinguished Alumna Award

Presented to an alumna who exemplifies in her public and private life the Christian ideals and standards of Ursuline, for distinguished service in her profession or to her community or to Ursuline Academy.
  
Download the 2014 Distinguished Alumna Award application/nomination form.  
 

Distinguished Alumna Award Recipients:

1988       Sylvia Persow Friedman ’37                         
1989       Rosemary Phelan ’57                         
1989       Jane Mitchellette Hanneken ’48                         
1989       Clare Ann Maguire Wick ’69                         
1990       Alice Shaughnessy, OSU ’36                         
1990       Carol Schutz Classe ’60                         
1990       Maria Rodgers O’Rourke ’81                         
1991       Mary Viszeneki ’56                         
1991       Fonda M. Fantroy ’73                         
1992       Mary Barrett Paspalas ’69                         
1993       Mary Jeanne Stuever Wehner ’44                         
1994       Livvy Herbert Rasp ’62                         
1995       Sr. Carol Lehmkuhl, PO ’64                         
1995       Kathy J. Wilmering ’76                         
1996       Judy Van Cleave Chiodini ’69                         
1997       Marjorie “Gee” Kaiman ’62                         
1998       Jeanne Devaney Dennis ’33                         
1998       Dr. Irene Riddle ’51                         
1998       Mary Louise Hesse White ’78                         
1999       Patricia Barrett ’55                         
2000       Nancy Maczko Benz ’50                         
2001       Sally Maguire ’76                         
2002       Challen Cody Koch ’49                         
2003       June Datillo Pashia ’57                         
2004       Emily Byrne Newsham ’49                         
2005       Sr. Mary Catherine O’Gorman, CSJ ’50                         
2006       Margaret “Peggy” O’Neill Williams ’36                         
2007       Colleen Joern Vetter '83                         
2008       Jane Marie Blanke '73        
2009       Capt. Kathy Beasley '74      
2010       Kim Santen Blackford '85    
2011       Rosalie Redington Duvall '60
2012       Pat Witt Harris '62 & Maureen Walsh Herrmann '77
2013       Sr. Carol Kopff, O.P. '54
                                               

Honorary Alumnae:

1990       Thelma Hartnett
1990       Marie Sherman
2007       Rosalie Bannister            



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