Last NameFirst NameTitleYearArea(s) of LaureateLinks
Last NameFirst NameTitleYearArea(s) of LaureateLinks
Ackermann*William Carl1967Science
Adams*Roger1967ScienceWikipedia
Adler*Mortimer J.1990Education and Communications
Albright*Ivan LeLorraine1968The Arts
AndersonJohn Baynard1979Government

Andreas*Dwayne O.1988Agriculture

Angle*Paul McClelland1970Education and Communications
AnglundJoan Walsh1979Education and The Arts

Arrington*William Russell1974Government and Law
Ayers*Thomas G.1981Business and Social Services

BakerJean Harvey2009Bicentennial Laureate

Banks*Ernest (Ernie)1970SportsWikipedia
Bardeen*John1965Science
BarnesBrenda C.2013Business & Industry
Wikipedia
Barnett*Etta Moten1993The Performing Arts
BassiouniM. CherifDr.2001Government and Law
Wikipedia
BauerWilliamThe Honorable2010Government & Law
Speech
Wikipedia
Beadle*George Wells1966Science and Education
Beckman*Arnold O.1991Business and Science
Beckwith*Robert Todd Lincoln1977Social Services

BehrensThomas J.The Reverend2006Social Service
Bellow*Saul1974Communications
Benny*Jack1972The Performing ArtsWikipedia
BensingerPeter B.The Honorable1998Government
Profile
Wikipedia
Bernardin*JosephCardinal1997ReligionWikipedia
Berry*Edwin Carlos (Bill)1966Business
Beré*James1986Business and Social Services
BeschlossMichaelDr.2004Communications and EducationWikipedia
Betts*Henry B.Dr.2001Medicine

BitzerDonald L.1982Science

Blackmun*Harry A.1991Government and Law

BlockJudith S.2007Social Service

BlockJohn R.1982Government

Block*Leigh B.1984Business and Social Services

Block*Joseph Leopold1965Business and Law
BobinsNorman R.2007Business
Bone*Robert Gehlmann1978Education
BorittGaborProfessor2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
BoydWillard L.1996Business and Education
Boyle*John Stephen1965Government and Law
Bradley*PrestonThe Reverend1976Religion
Brady*James S.1995Government
Speech
BrennanEdward A.2005Business and Social Service
Wikipedia
Brickhouse*John B. (Jack)1968Communications
BrinkerNancy Goodman2016Social ServicesWikipedia
BroderDavid S.2005Communications
Wikipedia
Brooks*Gwendolyn1997CommunicationsWikipedia
Browne*Richard Gibbs1965Education
Brundage*Avery1965Sports
BryanJohn H.1993Business and Social Services
BuchananJohn M.The Reverend2007Religion
BunnArthur H.2015Business, Industry & CommunicationsConvocation
BurlingameMichaelDr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
Burman*Marshall L.1990Law

ButlerMichael1987The Performing Arts and Social Services
Campbell*William J.1970Law
CanningJohn A.2014Business & IndustrySpeech
Wikipedia
CarwardineRichard J.Professor2009Bicentennial Laureate
Speech
Wikipedia
CelliniJulie2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
Chancellor*John1988CommunicationsWikipedia
Chandler*Edgar Hugh StorerReverend1966Religion
Chandrasekhar*Subrahmanyan1993Science
Chicago Symphony OrchestraChicago Symphony Orchestra1974The Performing Arts
Chinigo*Marajen Stevick1992Business and Social Services
ChristopherDoris2010BusinessSpeech
Wikipedia
ClarkFrank2017
ClintonHillary RodhamThe Honorable2014GovernmentSpeech
Wikipedia
CollinsMarva N.1982Education

ConnelleyRosemarySister2003Religion and Social Service
Considine*Frank W.2002Business and Social Services
ConteLou2002The Performing Arts
Corbally*John C.1989Education
CousinErtharinAmbassador2015Social ServicesConvocation
Wikipedia
Crisp, IIHarry L.2004Business

CroninJames W.1981Science

CrownLester1999Business and Social Services
Wikipedia
DavisRodney O.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate

DavisCollum2009Bicentennial Laureate

Day*James Edwards1965Business
DempseyMary2010Education
Speech
Dilliard*Irving Lee1978Government and Education
Dirksen*Everett McKinley1966GovernmentWikipedia
Dixon*Alan J.Senator1994Government
Wikipedia
Donald*David Herbert2008Communication and EducationWikipedia
Donnelley*Gaylord1991Business and Social Services
Donnelley*Dorothy1991Business and Social Services
Douglas*Paul Howard1967Government
DownsHugh1967CommunicationsWikipedia
DriehausRichard2017
DriscollJean2012Sports
Speech
Wikipedia
Dunham*Katherine1968The Performing Arts
Ebert*Roger2001Performing Arts
Wikipedia
EdgarJimGovernor1999GovernmentProfile
Wikipedia
EngelhardtIrl F.2008Business and Industry
Evans, Jr.*Charles (Chick)1967Sports
FarrelW. James2012Business & IndustrySpeech
Wikipedia
Fetridge*William Harrison1986Business
Field, IV*Marshall1966Business
FindleyPaul1980Government

FisherLester E.1993Science

FlaumJoel M.The Honorable2008Government and Law
Wikipedia
FolseJ. RolandDr.2015Medicine & ScienceConvocation
FonerEricDr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
Fox*Carol1966The Performing Arts
Franklin*John Hope1980Education
Freeman, Jr.*Gaylord Augustus1976Business and Social Services
Freund*C. Geraldine1989The Performing Arts and Social Services

Fuller*Richard Buckminster1967The ArtsResearch
Funk, Jr.*Eugene D.1989Agriculture

GabbardSara Vaughn2015The Arts & The Performing Arts / EducationConvocation
Galvin*Robert W.1994Business and Industry
Ganz*Rudolph1965The Performing Arts
GidwitzRonald J.2003Business and EducationWikipedia
GilmoreRobert2016Business, Industry & Communications
Goldberg*Arthur1968Government and Law
Goldblatt*Louis1976Business

Goodman*Benjamin David (Benny)1974The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Graham*William B.1992Business
GrayHannah H.1989Education
GrayRichard2011The ArtsSpeech
GrayMary (Lackritz)2011The ArtsSpeech
GreenbergJack M.2002Business
Wikipedia
GuelzoAllen C.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
Halas, Sr.*George Stanley1966Business and Sports
HammerWilliamDr.2013Education
Wikipedia
Harvey*Paul1987Communications
Wikipedia
Hastings*John Simpson1967Law
Heineman, Sr.*Ben Walter1966Business
Henry*David Dodds1972Education
Heston*Charlton1977The Performing Arts
Wikipedia
Hewitt*William Alexander1979Business and Social Services
Hilliard*Raymond Marcellus1967Social Services
HoldermanJamesThe Honorable2017
Holm*Celeste1977The Performing Arts

Holonyak, Jr.NickDr.2005ScienceWikipedia
HolzerHarold2009Bicentennial Laureate
Speech
Wikipedia
Honnold, Jr.*John O.1992Government and Law

HubbardCharles M.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate

Huggins*Charles Brenton1967Science and Medicine
HuntRichard1993The Arts

IkenberryStanley O.Dr.1996Education
Ingersoll*Robert Stephen1979Government

InglettGeorge E.Dr.2005Agriculture and Science
IvesBurl1976The Performing Arts
Wikipedia
JacksonMahalia1967The Performing ArtsWikipedia
JacksonPreston1998The Arts

JacksonMannie2010Sports
Speech
Wikipedia
Jacobson*Leon Orris1979Science and Education
Jenner, Jr.*Albert Ernest1979Law

JohnsonG. TimothyDr.2013Communications
Wikipedia
Johnson*John Harold1966Business and Communications

Johnston*Wayne Andrew1967Business
Joyner-KerseeJacqueline2005SportsWikipedia
Julian*Percy Lavon1972Science
KellerRon2009Bicentennial Laureate

Kemper, Jr.*James S.1990Business and Social Services

Kennedy*David Matthew1969Business and Government
Kerner*OttoThe Honorable1977GovernmentWikipedia
KhanShahid R.2011Business & IndustrySpeech
Kirkpatrick*Jeane J.1996Government
Kirkpatrick*Clayton1979Communications

Kirsner*Joseph B.1995Medicine
Speech
Knight, IIILester B.2010BusinessSpeech
Krainik*Ardis1985Business and The Performing Arts

KrzyzewskiMichael2014SportsSpeech
Wikipedia
Kuhfuss*William John1974Agriculture
KunhardtPeter W.2009Bicentennial Laureate

Kunhardt, IIIPhillip B.2009Bicentennial Laureate

Kupcinet*Irving (Kup)1967Communications
KurtisWilliam H.1995Communications
Speech
Landers*Ann1978Communications
LaHoodRaymond2016Government & LawWikipedia
LaneRobert2013Business & Industry
Wikipedia
Laterbur*Paul C.1992Science

Lavin*Leonard H.1997Business and IndustryWikipedia
Lawrence*Marjorie1979The Performing Arts
LedermanLeon M.1990Science
Lesar*Hiram Henry1985Law

Lev*Edward Hirsh1976Business and The Performing Arts
Lewis, Jr.Ramsey E.1997The Performing ArtsWikipedia
LoftAbram1967The Performing Arts
LopezOsvaldo I.Dr.1992Medicine
Profile
Lovell, Jr.James A.2012Business & IndustrySpeech
Wikipedia
Luckman*Sid1996Sports
Luthy*George Littlewood1967Business and Social Services
LynnNaomi BurgosDr.2012EducationSpeech
Wikipedia
MacLeish*Archibald1971Communications
MadiganShirley2011The ArtsSpeech Profile
Maitland, Jr.John W.The Honorable2003Government
MalottRobert H.1995BusinessSpeech
Marmaduke*Virginia L.1984Communications
Marovitz*Abraham Lincoln1988Law

MarshallStephanie PaceDr.2005EducationProfile
Wikipedia
MartinLynn MorleyThe Honorable2000GovernmentWikipedia
MartinR. Eden2017
MartyMartin E.1998ReligionWikipedia
MasseyDr. Walter1987Science

Mauldin*William Henry (Bill)1965Communications
McClareyJohn2009Bicentennial Laureate
Speech
McCormick*Brooks1978Business and Social Services
McDermott*IgnatiusMonsignor2000Religion

McKennaAndrew J.2000Social Services
Wikipedia
McManus*William EdwardMost Reverend1968Religion
McMorrow*Mary Ann G.The Honorable2007Government and LawWikipedia
MedfordEdna GreenDr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
MelamedLeo2016Business, Industry & Communications
Wikipedia
Meyer*AlbertCardinal1965Religion
Meyer*Karl Albert1966Medicine

Meyer*Raymond Joseph1988Sports

Michel*Robert H.1997Government
Wikipedia
Mies van der Rohe*Ludwig1966The Arts
MillerRobert J.Sergeant2012Government
Speech
Wikipedia
MilnesSherril2003Performing ArtsWikipedia
MinowNewton N.2014Government & LawSpeech
Wikipedia
Montgomery*James Winchester1967Religion
Morris*Delyte W.1982Education

Moy*Richard H.Dr.2006Education, Medicine and Science
Mulroy*Thomas R.1983Law
NagelSteven R.1994Government

Neilsen, Jr.*Arthur C.1984Business and Communications

NeimanLeRoy2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
NetschDawn ClarkThe Honorable2011Government & LawSpeech
Wikipedia
Newman*Ralph Geoffrey1983Education
Newmark*Nathan Mortimer1965Science
NorwoodWilliam R.2008Education and Social Service
Novak*Robert D.1999Communications
Wikipedia
Nugent*Timothy J.Dr.2011Education & Social ServiceSpeech
O'ConnorJames J.1993Business and Social ServicesProfile
Offner*Franklin Faller1966Science
Ogilvie*Richard BuellThe Honorable1973GovernmentWikipedia
OntiverosRobert2013Business & Industry
Wikipedia
OsbornWilliam A.2006Business and Social ServiceWikipedia
O’Malley*Patrick L.1988Business and Social Services
Paepcke*Elizabeth N.1989Social Services
Page*Ruth1985The Performing Arts

Patterson*William Alan1965Business
Payton*Walter1987SportsWikipedia
PollackDonald2009Bicentennial Laureate

PregrackeChad2013Social Service
PritzkerMarian F. 'Cindy'2001Social Services
Provost, Jr.Robert2009Bicentennial Laureate

Quaal*Ward Louis1965Communications
RandsBernard2014The ArtsSpeech
Wikipedia
Ranney, Jr.George A.2004Business and Social Services
Reagan*Ronald W.President1981Government
Wikipedia
ReinsdorfJerry M.1997BusinessWikipedia
RiceLinda Johnson2007Business, Industry and Communications
RichardsRobert Eugene 'Bob'The Reverend2000SportsWikipedia
RichardsonJohn T.The Reverend1994Education

Rickover*Hyman George1977Government and Science

Roche*James Michael1966Business
Rogers, Jr.Bob2009Bicentennial Laureate

Ross*Norman A.1991Business and Communications
Rossi*Lawrence1986Medicine
Royko*Mike1983CommunicationsWikipedia
Rubloff*Arthur1980Business and Social Services
Rust, Jr.Edward B.2003BusinessWikipedia
RyanPatrick G.1998Business
Wikipedia
Ryerson*Edward Larned1968Communications and Social Services
SamuelsonOrion2001Communications and Agriculture
Wikipedia
SandbergRyne2017
SchaalmanHerman E.Rabbi2002Religion
Schaefer*Walter V.1966Government and Law
SchnirringWilliam R.2012Business & IndustrySpeech
SchriesheimAlan1996Science
SchwartzThomas F.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Speech
SeniorDonaldCP2014ReligionSpeech
Shalikashvili*John M. D.General1998Government
Shapiro*Samuel H.1978Government
ShawBernard2002CommunicationsWikipedia
ShawKenneth A.2008Education
Wikipedia
Sheen*Fulton J.Archbishop1977Religion
Short*Bobby1983The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Shuman*Charles B.1967Labor
SiebelThomas2008Business and Social ServiceWikipedia
Simon*PaulSenator1998GovernmentWikipedia
SimonScott2016Business, Industry & CommunicationsWikipedia
Simon*SeymourThe Honorable1997Law
Wikipedia
SkinnerSamuel Knox2017
SlutkinGaryDr.2015Medicine & Science / EducationConvocation
SmithJack2009Bicentennial Laureate

SmithKay1994The Arts
SmythJohn P.Father2001Social Services
SnellerLowell2009Bicentennial Laureate

SnellerRhodaDr.2009Bicentennial Laureate

Sopkin*George1967The Performing Arts
Sorkin*Leonard1967The Performing Arts
StanickGerald1967The Performing Arts
SteansHarrison2017
SteeleHarold B.2000Agriculture

SteinKevin2016The Arts & The Performing Arts / EducationWikipedia
Stevenson, II*Adlai E.1965GovernmentWikipedia
Stevenson, IIIAdlai E.The Honorable1981Government
Wikipedia
StewartJames B.2002CommunicationsWikipedia
Stockdale*James B.General1990Government

Stone*W. Clement1992Business and Social Services
Stratton*William G.The Honorable1978Government
Strohm*John L.1984Agriculture and Communications
Sudler*Louis Courtenay1976Business and The Performing Arts
Tallchief*Maria1986The Performing Arts
TaperLouise2009Bicentennial Laureate
Speech
Wikipedia
TempleWayne C.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia

IL Authors
Terkel*Louis 'Studs'2004CommunicationsWikipedia
Terra*Daniel James1985The Arts
The Joffrey BalletThe Joffrey Ballet2010The Arts
Speech Profile
ThomasAugusta Read2014The ArtsSpeech
Wikipedia
ThompsonJames R.Governor1991Government
Profile
Wikipedia
ThunmanN. RonaldAdmiral2012GovernmentSpeech
TiltonGlenn F.2014Business & IndustrySpeech
Wikipedia
TolpoLily2009Bicentennial Laureate

Trueblood*Robert Martin1966Business
Trutter*John T.1981Social Services
TurnerStansfield1999GovernmentWikipedia
TurowScott F.2000CommunicationsWikipedia
Van Doren*Mark1972Communications
Vandiver*Frank Everson1973Communications
Wagner*Martin1967Labor
WalkerDanielGovernor1978GovernmentProfile
Warfield*William C.1990The Performing Arts
WatsonAnthony J.1994Government

Wavering*Elmer H.1991Business
WeberArnold W.1995EducationSpeech
WeinbergDaniel R.2009Bicentennial Laureate

Weinstein*Jacob JosephRabbi1968Religion
Westmoreland*William C.1970GovernmentWikipedia
Wilkins*Roy1968Business
WilliamsFrank J.The Honorable2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
Willis*Benjamin Coppage1966Education
WillsGarry2006Communication and Education
Wikipedia
WilsonDouglas L.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Wikipedia
WishErnest R.2004Social ServicesProfile
Withers, Jr.W. Russell2015Business, Industry & Communications (posthumous)Convocation
Wikipedia

Witwer, Sr.*Samuel Weiler1975Government and Law
Wood*Robert Elkington1967Business
WyattAddie L.The Rev. Dr.2003Religion and LaborWikipedia
ZhouShan2006The ArtsWikipedia
ZhouDaHuang2006The ArtsWikipedia