News release from the University of Saint Francis:
USF honoring alumni during Homecoming weekend
(September 8, 2014) â€” The University of Saint Francis will conduct its annual Alumni and Athletic Hall of Fame Awards celebration during Homecoming weekend on Friday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in the North Campus gymnasium and auditorium.
The following USF graduates will receive awards:
Distinguished Alumnaâ€”Carol Lupke, Bachelor of Arts 1952
Distinguished Young Alumnaâ€”Danielle Collins, Bachelor of Arts 2011
Distinguished Serviceâ€”Doris Bass, representative of the St. Joseph School of Nursing class of 1958
Honorary Alumnaâ€”Antoinette Murray, Master of Science in Education 1972
School of Business Alumni of Achievement recipientâ€”Devon Rush, Bachelor of Business Administration 2014
School of Creative Arts Alumni of Achievement recipientâ€”Audrey Riley, Bachelor of Arts 1981, Master of Arts 2009
School of Health Sciences Alumni of Achievement recipientâ€”Amy Knepp, Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1999, Master of Science in Nursing 2003
School of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni of Achievement recipientâ€”Dr. Gloria Shamanoff, Bachelor of Science in Education 1975
Athletic Hall of Fame recipientâ€”Brian Kurtz, Bachelor of Arts 2008, football
Athletic Hall of Fame recipientâ€”Michelle (Martin) Nolan, Bachelor of Science 1996, women’s basketball
Athletic Hall of Fame recipientâ€”Adam Longsworth, Bachelor of Liberal Studies 2008, track and field
Athletic Hall of Fameâ€”1981 men’s golf team (Steve Riley, Scott Riley, Chris Leeper, Mike Meehan and Mike Bair).
About the University of Saint Francis
The University of Saint Francis, founded in 1890 as a comprehensive university in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, offers more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, the university designs focused curriculum for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point on online. Currently 2,300 students from a broad geographic region attend USF for its academic excellence.