Past Recipients
MCLA Alumni Association Awards 


Distinguished Alumni Award
 

2015 – Katherine Foster Warren '82
2014 – Mary K. Grant '83 
2013 – Richard Brown' '74
2012 – Stephen Valley '88
2011 – Cynthia Borek Normandin '76
2010 – James F. Holden–Rhodes '65 
2009 – Steven Ryder '82
2008 – Honorable Paul E. Perachi '63, M. Ed '70**
2007 – Robert C. Krekorian '85
2006 – James C. Clemmer '86
2005 – John W. Kennedy '78, PH.D. 
2004 – John F. Marcus '82
2003 – Lawrence H. Gennari, Esq. '86
2002 – Robert W. Mudge '82
2000 – Brian K. Fitzgerald '75, Ed.D. 
1999 – Henry W. Reynolds '58
1998 – Kathryn Morris Early, Esq. '73
1997 – John Fox '59, PH.D. 
1996 – Frederick K. Bressette '46, PH.D.* 
1995 – Robert W. Maroni '53
1994 – Anne W. Crowley '77
1993 – Gail A. Kennedy '67, PH.D. 
1992 – Daniel E. Bosley '76**
1991 – Galeb H. Maher '62, PH.D.*  
1990 – John Barrett III '69, M.Ed. '73**
1989 – Daniel J. Record '71 
1988 – Karen A. Sullivan '66, PH.D., DS 
1987 – Sr. Barbara A. Faille '59
1986 – Helen Crowley Carr '27, PH.D.*
1985 – Mary G. Dailey '31*
1984 – Marion Blood Lawrence '28 *
1983 – Rev. William A. Lasher '62, PH.D. 
1982 – Mary Ellen Bergeron '67
1981 – Anthony M. Brescia '61, PH.D.*
1980 – Margaret M. Lanoue '38, M.Ed. '45* 
1979 – Roland W. Jones '48, PH.D.* 
1978 – Francis Dwyer '60, M.Ed. '73, PH.D. 
1977 – George Leonard '53, PH.D.*
1976 – Edward Lawton '55, PH.D.** 
1975 – John A. Murphy, Jr. '58, PH.D.** 
1974 – Alfonso Rizzo '54, PH.D.
1973 – Alton Reynolds '52*
1972 – David W. Kirkpatrick '59 


In 2002, the Alumni Association established two new awards to recognize the outstanding service of alumni in the following fields:

Humanitarian Award

2015 – Michelle Dubois '06
2014 – Janis Coulson McGrory '76 
2013 – Kevin O'Connor '83 
2012 – Donna Denelli–Hess '75 
2011 – Glenn Drohan *
2010 – Anna Saldo–Burke M. Ed '89 
2009 – Oscar Lanza–Galindo '01 
2008 – Dan Dillon '63
2007 – Marcia Ashley Gross '66 
         – Lawrence Gross Jr. '65 
2006 – Kevin J. Noonan '77 
2005 – Jani J. Maselli '85 
2003 –  Diane Gallese–Parsons'61 
2002 – Josetta Knopf Owen '65 

Service to the College Award

2015 – Buffy Duringer Lord '98
2014 – James C. Clemmer '86 
2013 – Jerry Desmarais '74 
2012 – Sally Webster Douglas '74 
2011 – Jane Brooks Allen '61 
2010 – Dennis P. Zicko '65 
2009 – Janice Messer
2008 – Joseph Zavattaro '61 
2007 – Cynthia Barrow Kuliga '63 
         – Dorothy Guisti Ransford '64 
2006 – Donald J. Precor '66 
2005 – William J. Caprari '75 
2004 – Charlotte Miczek '70 
2003 – Kenna Andrews Hoellerich'66  
         – William Minardi ‘50 
2002 – Paul Egan '67 


In 2012, 2013 and 2014 respectively, the Alumni Association established three new awards to recognize the history of the College and outstanding work of alumni in the following fields:

Young Alum Award

2015 – Benjamin Lamb '07
2014 – Monique Symes '11 
2013 – Maura Mills '05 
2012 – Rachel Dayton Churchill '06 

Educator of the Year Award

2015 –Michelle Kirby '90
2014 – Cyndi Roper–Patenaude '04
2013 – Eloise Stevens '78, M. Ed '84 

Educator of the Year Emeritus Award

2015 – Peter Abiusi '66
2014 – Dennis Zicko '65 

 

  * Deceased
** Received honorary degree from the College

In 2002, the Alumni Association established two new awards to recognize the outstanding service of alumni in the following fields:In 2002, the Alumni Association established two new awards to recognize the outstanding service of alumni in the following fields:
 

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