Honorary Degree Recipients From 1967 through 2013

 

 

May, 1967
Rev. Augustine Trape, O.S.A. (Deceased)
Mrs. M.L. Maytag McCahill (Deceased) 
Dr. Stephen O’Connell
March, 1968
Archbishop Coleman Carroll
 
May, 1969 
Robert F. Mackle
Sister M. Dorothy Browne, O.P., Ph.D.
Rev. Edward J. McCarthy, O.S.A., Ph.D.
May, 1970    
Mr. Joseph Robbie
George Coury (Deceased)
Honorable C. Clyde Atkins
 May, 1971
Ellen Whiteside McDonnell
 Dr. Thomas Carney
Joseph M Fitzgerald, Esq.
 May, 1972
Larry Little
Claire Weintraub (Deceased)
Kenneth W. Whittaker, Esq.
 May, 1973
Honorable Edward J. Gurney
Dr. Bernardo Benes
 May, 1974
Donald F. Shula
Mr. Leonard Abess
Rev. Monsignor R. Donald Kieman
Charles H. Hellstadt (Deceased)
 May, 1975
Jeanne Bellamy
Honorable Peter T. Fay
Thomas D. Lumpkin
Honorable Fred Zollner
Horacio Aquirre
 May, 1976
Loren Murphy Berry (Deceased)
Polly de Hirsch Meyer
Charles Dascal
 May, 1977
His Excellency Eduardo Boza Masvidal- Venezuela
Dr. Pedro Martinez-Fraga
Dr. Manuel Viamonte, Jr.
 
 January, 1978
Dr. Pedro Diaz-Maestre
 May, 1978
Sister Lucia Ceccotti
Dr. Pedro P. Diaz-Maestre
 January, 1979
Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy
 
 May, 1979
Very Rev. Harry A. Cassel, O.S.A.
 
 January, 1980
Bishop John J. Nevins
James W. Kindelan
 
 May, 1980
James W. McLamore
Rev. John J. Farrell, O.S.A.
 January, 1981
Joseph Fogarty, Jr. LL.D.
Bishop Agustin Roman, L.H.D.
Senator Paula Hawkins, LL.D.
Alphonso Fanjul, L.H.D. (Deceased)
 Awards, 1981
Dr. Leo Brophy, Prof. Emeritus
Dr. Mercedes Garcia-Tuduri,
Prof. Emeritus
Joseph Fitzgerald,
Trustee Emeritus
Joseph Robbie,Trustee Emeritus
Rev William J. Carney, O.S.A.
 May, 1982
Rev. George Burnell, O.S.A.
Governor Robert Graham
Dr. Mercedes Scopetta
 May, 1983
Rev. Christian Retera, O.S.A.
 
 September, 1983
Dr. Vernon A. Walters
 November, 1983
Rev. Charles McFadden
Dr. John Bradley
 May, 1984
Sean McBride
James O’Malia (Deceased)
Soia Mentchikoff
Ambassador David Walters
Daeshik Kim
 Special Awards , 1984
Dr. Marie Vargas
Dr. Raul Shelton
Richard McVoy
 June, 1984
Taisoo Chung
 June, 1984
His Excellency Hakim
 October, 1984
Jim Bishop
John Lenczkowski
 May, 1985
Very Rev. Ralph Firneno
Very Rev. Martin Nolan, O.S.A.
Mrs. Marie Palmer
Dr. Charles Unkovic
 Special Awards, 1985
 Dr. Joseph Hoy
Dr. Jose Freire
Teresita Castillo
 February, 1986
Dr. Mary Reed Newland
R. Sargent Shriver , LL. D.
 May, 1986
Archbishop Justin Rigali, LL.D.
 Special Awards, 1986
Victor Citarella
Estella Roque
 October, 1986
Ambassador Alberto Piedra
 December, 1986
Thomas T. S. Liang
 January 1987
Maxwell M. Rabb
Dr. Manuel Coya (Deceased)
Carlos Arboleya
 May, 1987
Charles Feinberg, L.H.D.
 June, 1987
Martin Taplin (30th)
Jae Ryun Kim (22nd)
 May, 1988
Robert Martinez
Dr. Charles B. Reed
Justice Raymond Erlich (L.S.)
 September, 1988
Brother Paul Johnson
 May, 1989
Rev. William J. Byron, S.J.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas
Rev. John F. Kelly, O.S.A.
 September, 1989
Rabbi Irving Lehrman
 
 August, 1989
Dr. Luis Botifol
 May, 1990
Bishop Norbert Dorsey
 May, 1991
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Speaker
Ambassador Andres Vargas-Gomez, Special Recognition
Dr. Marie Vargas-Gomez, Special Recognition
 
 May, 1992
Frank Capra, Posthumously
Honorable James Lawrence King
Dr. Pedro Jose Greer
Kenneth L. Woodward, Speaker
 May, 1993
Leona Cooper
Rev. Javier Campos Fernandez, De Sevilla, O.S.A.
Honorable Peter T. Fay, Speaker
 May, 1994
Thomas Berry, Ph.D.
Edward Villella
 May, 1995
Blasa Edita Rojo
P. Alan Smurfit
 
 
 
 
 May, 1996
Msgr. Bryan O. Walsh
Miguel Cardinal Obando-Bravo
 
 
 May, 1997
Ron Cochran (Deceased)
Madeleine A. Paulson
Tommy LaSorda
Dr. Walter Thomas Richardson
 
 May, 1998
Dr. John Arthur Hoyt
Mr. Samuel F. Morrison
Honorable Alex Penelas
 May, 1999
James Judd
George Goldbloom
 
 
 May, 2000
Frank R. Esposito, Trustee Emeritus
Sr. Alice Gallin, OSU, PhD
Honorable Connie Mack
 May, 2001
Ernest J. Gaines
Emilio F. Martinez
Enid Curtis Pinkney
Carlos Jose Sanchez Diaz
 
 
May,  2002
Araceli Cantero Guibert
 
 
 
 
 May, 2003
Wilfredo “Willy” Chirino
M. Athalie Range
 
 May,  2004
Merritt Stiefheim
Jennifer Valoppi
 
 May, 2005
Tom Pennekamp
Deacon Patrick Graybill
Marian de la Fuente
 October 2006
Renato Cardinal Martino
 
 
 
May, 2007
T. Boone Pickens
May, 2011
Miguel H. Diaz
 May, 2012
Rev. Anthony M. Genovese, O.S.A.
 December 2012
Miguel (Mike) Fernandez
May 2013
Sister Elizabeth Worley
Ms. Shirley Gibson
Mr. Gregory Swienton