Last NameFirst NameTitleYearArea(s) of LaureateLinks
Last NameFirst NameTitleYearArea(s) of LaureateLinks
JerryColangelo2019Wikipedia
CurtisEdgar J.FACHE2019
JohnsonSheila Crump2019Wikipedia
Miller
Benjamin K. 2019Wikipedia
OlopadeOlufunmilayoM.D.2019Wikipedia
Will
George F.2019Wikipedia
BearEmily2018Wikipedia

Official Website
ButkusDick 2018Wikipedia

US News
ChenSteven Shih2018Wikipedia

Biography
GaranziniMichael J.The Reverend, S.J.2018Wikipedia
HobsonMellody2018Wikipedia

Vanity Fair
McMillanEdward L. 2018U of I Board of Trustees
PhilipsonLouisDr. 2018UChicago Medicine
RydellDavid2018US News
ClarkFrank2017
DriehausRichard2017Wikipedia
HoldermanJamesThe Honorable2017Wikipedia
MartinR. Eden2017Wikipedia
SandbergRyne2017Wikipedia

SkinnerSamuel Knox2017Wikipedia
Steans*Harrison2017
BrinkerNancy Goodman2016Social ServicesWikipedia
GilmoreRobert2016Business, Industry & Communications
LaHoodRaymond2016Government & LawWikipedia
MelamedLeo2016Business, Industry & Communications Wikipedia

CME Group Foundation
SimonScott2016Business, Industry & CommunicationsWikipedia
SteinKevin2016The Arts & The Performing Arts / EducationWikipedia
BunnArthur H.2015Business, Industry & CommunicationsConvocation
CousinErtharinAmbassador2015Social ServicesConvocation
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FolseJ. RolandDr.2015Medicine & ScienceConvocation
GabbardSara Vaughn2015The Arts & The Performing Arts / EducationConvocation
SlutkinGaryDr.2015Medicine & Science / EducationConvocation
Withers, Jr.W. Russell2015Business, Industry & Communications (posthumous)Convocation
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CanningJohn A.2014Business & IndustrySpeech
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ClintonHillary RodhamThe Honorable2014GovernmentSpeech
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KrzyzewskiMichael2014SportsSpeech
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MinowNewton N.2014Government & LawSpeech
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RandsBernard2014The ArtsSpeech
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SeniorDonaldCP2014ReligionSpeech
ThomasAugusta Read2014The ArtsSpeech
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TiltonGlenn F.2014Business & IndustrySpeech
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BarnesBrenda C.2013Business & Industry Wikipedia
HammerWilliamDr.2013Education Wikipedia
JohnsonG. TimothyDr.2013CommunicationsWikipedia
LaneRobert2013Business & IndustryWikipedia
OntiverosRobert2013Business & IndustryWikipedia
PregrackeChad2013Social Service
DriscollJean2012Sports Speech
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FarrelW. James2012Business & IndustrySpeech
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Lovell, Jr.James A.2012Business & IndustrySpeech
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LynnNaomi BurgosDr.2012EducationSpeech
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MillerRobert J.Sergeant2012Government Speech
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SchnirringWilliam R.2012Business & IndustrySpeech
ThunmanN. RonaldAdmiral2012GovernmentSpeech
GrayRichard2011The ArtsSpeech
GrayMary (Lackritz)2011The ArtsSpeech
KhanShahid R.2011Business & IndustrySpeech
MadiganShirley2011The ArtsSpeech Profile
NetschDawn ClarkThe Honorable2011Government & LawSpeech
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Nugent*Timothy J.Dr.2011Education & Social ServiceSpeech
BauerWilliamThe Honorable2010Government & Law Speech
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ChristopherDoris2010BusinessSpeech
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DempseyMary2010Education Speech
JacksonMannie2010Sports Speech
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Knight, IIILester B.2010BusinessSpeech
The Joffrey BalletThe Joffrey Ballet2010The Arts Speech Profile
BakerJean Harvey2009Bicentennial Laureate
BorittGaborProfessor2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
BurlingameMichaelDr.2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
CarwardineRichard J.Professor2009Bicentennial Laureate Speech
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CelliniJulie2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
DavisRodney O.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
DavisCollum2009Bicentennial Laureate
FonerEricDr.2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
GuelzoAllen C.2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
HolzerHarold2009Bicentennial LaureateSpeech
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HubbardCharles M.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
KellerRon2009Bicentennial Laureate
KunhardtPeter W.2009Bicentennial Laureate
Kunhardt, IIIPhillip B.2009Bicentennial Laureate
McClareyJohn2009Bicentennial LaureateSpeech
MedfordEdna GreenDr.2009Bicentennial LaureateWikipedia
NeimanLeRoy2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
PollackDonald2009Bicentennial Laureate
Provost, Jr.Robert2009Bicentennial Laureate
Rogers, Jr.Bob2009Bicentennial Laureate
SchwartzThomas F.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate Speech
SmithJack2009Bicentennial Laureate
SnellerLowell2009Bicentennial Laureate
SnellerRhodaDr.2009Bicentennial Laureate
TaperLouise2009Bicentennial Laureate Speech
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TempleWayne C.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia

IL Authors
TolpoLily2009Bicentennial Laureate
WeinbergDaniel R.2009Bicentennial Laureate
WilliamsFrank J.The Honorable2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
WilsonDouglas L.Dr.2009Bicentennial Laureate Wikipedia
Donald*David Herbert2008Communication and EducationWikipedia
EngelhardtIrl F.2008Business and Industry
FlaumJoel M.The Honorable2008Government and Law Wikipedia
NorwoodWilliam R.2008Education and Social Service
ShawKenneth A.2008Education Wikipedia
SiebelThomas2008Business and Social ServiceWikipedia
BlockJudith S.2007Social Service
BobinsNorman R.2007Business
BuchananJohn M.The Reverend2007Religion
McMorrow*Mary Ann G.The Honorable2007Government and LawWikipedia
RiceLinda Johnson2007Business, Industry and Communications
BehrensThomas J.The Reverend2006Social Service
Moy*Richard H.Dr.2006Education, Medicine and Science
OsbornWilliam A.2006Business and Social ServiceWikipedia
WillsGarry2006Communication and Education Wikipedia
ZhouShan2006The ArtsWikipedia
ZhouDaHuang2006The ArtsWikipedia
BrennanEdward A.2005Business and Social Service Wikipedia
BroderDavid S.2005Communications Wikipedia
Holonyak, Jr.NickDr.2005ScienceWikipedia
InglettGeorge E.Dr.2005Agriculture and Science
Joyner-KerseeJacqueline2005SportsWikipedia
MarshallStephanie PaceDr.2005EducationProfile
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BeschlossMichaelDr.2004Communications and EducationWikipedia
Crisp, IIHarry L.2004Business
Ranney, Jr.George A.2004Business and Social Services
Terkel*Louis 'Studs'2004CommunicationsWikipedia
WishErnest R.2004Social ServicesProfile
ConnelleyRosemarySister2003Religion and Social Service
GidwitzRonald J.2003Business and EducationWikipedia
Maitland, Jr.John W.The Honorable2003Government
MilnesSherril2003Performing ArtsWikipedia
Rust, Jr.Edward B.2003BusinessWikipedia
WyattAddie L.The Rev. Dr.2003Religion and LaborWikipedia
Considine*Frank W.2002Business and Social Services
ConteLou2002The Performing Arts
GreenbergJack M.2002BusinessWikipedia
SchaalmanHerman E.Rabbi2002Religion
ShawBernard2002Communications Wikipedia
StewartJames B.2002CommunicationsWikipedia
BassiouniM. CherifDr.2001Government and Law Wikipedia
Betts*Henry B.Dr.2001Medicine
Ebert*Roger2001Performing ArtsWikipedia
PritzkerMarian F. 'Cindy'2001Social Services
SamuelsonOrion2001Communications and Agriculture Wikipedia
SmythJohn P.Father2001Social Services
MartinLynn MorleyThe Honorable2000GovernmentWikipedia
McDermott*IgnatiusMonsignor2000Religion
McKennaAndrew J.2000Social ServicesWikipedia
RichardsRobert Eugene 'Bob'The Reverend2000SportsWikipedia
SteeleHarold B.2000Agriculture
TurowScott F.2000CommunicationsWikipedia
CrownLester1999Business and Social Services Wikipedia
EdgarJimGovernor1999GovernmentProfile
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Novak*Robert D.1999Communications Wikipedia
TurnerStansfield1999GovernmentWikipedia
BensingerPeter B.The Honorable1998Government Profile
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JacksonPreston1998The Arts
MartyMartin E.1998ReligionWikipedia
RyanPatrick G.1998Business Wikipedia
Shalikashvili*John M. D.General1998Government
Simon*PaulSenator1998GovernmentWikipedia
Bernardin*JosephCardinal1997ReligionWikipedia
Brooks*Gwendolyn1997CommunicationsWikipedia
Lavin*Leonard H.1997Business and IndustryWikipedia
Lewis, Jr.Ramsey E.1997The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Michel*Robert H.1997Government Wikipedia
ReinsdorfJerry M.1997BusinessWikipedia
Simon*SeymourThe Honorable1997Law Wikipedia
BoydWillard L.1996Business and Education
IkenberryStanley O.Dr.1996Education
Kirkpatrick*Jeane J.1996Government
Luckman*Sid1996Sports
SchriesheimAlan1996Science
Brady*James S.1995Government Speech
Kirsner*Joseph B.1995Medicine Speech
KurtisWilliam H.1995Communications Speech
Malott*Robert H.1995BusinessSpeech
WeberArnold W.1995EducationSpeech
Dixon*Alan J.Senator1994Government Wikipedia
Galvin*Robert W.1994Business and Industry
NagelSteven R.1994Government
RichardsonJohn T.The Reverend1994Education
SmithKay1994The Arts
WatsonAnthony J.1994Government
Barnett*Etta Moten1993The Performing Arts
BryanJohn H.1993Business and Social Services
Chandrasekhar*Subrahmanyan1993Science
FisherLester E.1993Science
HuntRichard1993The Arts
O'ConnorJames J.1993Business and Social ServicesProfile
Chinigo*Marajen Stevick1992Business and Social Services
Graham*William B.1992Business
Honnold, Jr.*John O.1992Government and Law
Laterbur*Paul C.1992Science
LopezOsvaldo I.Dr.1992MedicineProfile
Stone*W. Clement1992Business and Social Services
Beckman*Arnold O.1991Business and Science
Blackmun*Harry A.1991Government and Law
Donnelley*Gaylord1991Business and Social Services
Donnelley*Dorothy1991Business and Social Services
Ross*Norman A.1991Business and Communications
ThompsonJames R.Governor1991Government Profile
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Wavering*Elmer H.1991Business
Adler*Mortimer J.1990Education and Communications
Burman*Marshall L.1990Law
Kemper, Jr.*James S.1990Business and Social Services
LedermanLeon M.1990Science
Stockdale*James B.General1990Government
Warfield*William C.1990The Performing Arts
Corbally*John C.1989Education
Freund*C. Geraldine1989The Performing Arts and Social Services
Funk, Jr.*Eugene D.1989Agriculture
GrayHannah H.1989Education
Paepcke*Elizabeth N.1989Social Services
Andreas*Dwayne O.1988Agriculture
Chancellor*John1988CommunicationsWikipedia
Marovitz*Abraham Lincoln1988Law
Meyer*Raymond Joseph1988Sports
O’Malley*Patrick L.1988Business and Social Services
ButlerMichael1987The Performing Arts and Social Services
Harvey*Paul1987Communications Wikipedia
MasseyDr. Walter1987Science
Payton*Walter1987SportsWikipedia
Beré*James1986Business and Social Services
Fetridge*William Harrison1986Business
Rossi*Lawrence1986Medicine
Tallchief*Maria1986The Performing Arts
Krainik*Ardis1985Business and The Performing Arts
Lesar*Hiram Henry1985Law
Page*Ruth1985The Performing Arts
Terra*Daniel James1985The Arts
Block*Leigh B.1984Business and Social Services
Marmaduke*Virginia L.1984Communications
Neilsen, Jr.*Arthur C.1984Business and Communications
Strohm*John L.1984Agriculture and Communications
Mulroy*Thomas R.1983Law
Newman*Ralph Geoffrey1983Education
Royko*Mike1983CommunicationsWikipedia
Short*Bobby1983The Performing ArtsWikipedia
BitzerDonald L.1982Science
BlockJohn R.1982Government
CollinsMarva N.1982Education
Morris*Delyte W.1982Education
Ayers*Thomas G.1981Business and Social Services
CroninJames W.1981Science
Reagan*Ronald W.President1981Government Wikipedia
Stevenson, IIIAdlai E.The Honorable1981Government Wikipedia
Trutter*John T.1981Social Services
FindleyPaul1980Government
Franklin*John Hope1980Education
Rubloff*Arthur1980Business and Social Services
AndersonJohn Baynard1979Government
AnglundJoan Walsh1979Education and The Arts
Hewitt*William Alexander1979Business and Social Services
Ingersoll*Robert Stephen1979Government
Jacobson*Leon Orris1979Science and Education
Jenner, Jr.*Albert Ernest1979Law
Kirkpatrick*Clayton1979Communications
Lawrence*Marjorie1979The Performing Arts
Bone*Robert Gehlmann1978Education
Dilliard*Irving Lee1978Government and Education
Landers*Ann1978Communications
McCormick*Brooks1978Business and Social Services
Shapiro*Samuel H.1978Government
Stratton*William G.The Honorable1978Government
WalkerDanielGovernor1978GovernmentProfile
Beckwith*Robert Todd Lincoln1977Social Services
Heston*Charlton1977The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Holm*Celeste1977The Performing Arts
Kerner*OttoThe Honorable1977GovernmentWikipedia
Rickover*Hyman George1977Government and Science
Sheen*Fulton J.Archbishop1977Religion
Bradley*PrestonThe Reverend1976Religion
Freeman, Jr.*Gaylord Augustus1976Business and Social Services
Goldblatt*Louis1976Business
IvesBurl1976The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Lev*Edward Hirsh1976Business and The Performing Arts
Sudler*Louis Courtenay1976Business and The Performing Arts
Witwer, Sr.*Samuel Weiler1975Government and Law
Arrington*William Russell1974Government and Law
Bellow*Saul1974Communications
Chicago Symphony OrchestraChicago Symphony Orchestra1974The Performing Arts
Goodman*Benjamin David (Benny)1974The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Kuhfuss*William John1974Agriculture
Ogilvie*Richard BuellThe Honorable1973GovernmentWikipedia
Vandiver*Frank Everson1973Communications
Benny*Jack1972The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Henry*David Dodds1972Education
Julian*Percy Lavon1972Science
Van Doren*Mark1972Communications
MacLeish*Archibald1971Communications
Angle*Paul McClelland1970Education and Communications
Banks*Ernest (Ernie)1970SportsWikipedia
Campbell*William J.1970Law
Westmoreland*William C.1970GovernmentWikipedia
Kennedy*David Matthew1969Business and Government
Albright*Ivan LeLorraine1968The Arts
Brickhouse*John B. (Jack)1968Communications
Dunham*Katherine1968The Performing Arts
Goldberg*Arthur1968Government and Law
McManus*William EdwardMost Reverend1968Religion
Ryerson*Edward Larned1968Communications and Social Services
Weinstein*Jacob JosephRabbi1968Religion
Wilkins*Roy1968Business
Ackermann*William Carl1967Science
Adams*Roger1967ScienceWikipedia
Douglas*Paul Howard1967Government
DownsHugh1967CommunicationsWikipedia
Evans, Jr.*Charles (Chick)1967Sports
Fuller*Richard Buckminster1967The ArtsResearch
Hastings*John Simpson1967Law
Hilliard*Raymond Marcellus1967Social Services
Huggins*Charles Brenton1967Science and Medicine
JacksonMahalia1967The Performing ArtsWikipedia
Johnston*Wayne Andrew1967Business
Kupcinet*Irving (Kup)1967Communications
LoftAbram1967The Performing Arts
Luthy*George Littlewood1967Business and Social Services
Montgomery*James Winchester1967Religion
Shuman*Charles B.1967Labor
Sopkin*George1967The Performing Arts
Sorkin*Leonard1967The Performing Arts
StanickGerald1967The Performing Arts
Wagner*Martin1967Labor
Wood*Robert Elkington1967Business
Beadle*George Wells1966Science and Education
Berry*Edwin Carlos (Bill)1966Business
Chandler*Edgar Hugh StorerReverend1966Religion
Dirksen*Everett McKinley1966GovernmentWikipedia
Field, IV*Marshall1966Business
Fox*Carol1966The Performing Arts
Halas, Sr.*George Stanley1966Business and Sports
Heineman, Sr.*Ben Walter1966Business
Johnson*John Harold1966Business and Communications
Meyer*Karl Albert1966Medicine
Mies van der Rohe*Ludwig1966The Arts
Offner*Franklin Faller1966Science
Roche*James Michael1966Business
Schaefer*Walter V.1966Government and Law
Trueblood*Robert Martin1966Business
Willis*Benjamin Coppage1966Education
Bardeen*John1965Science
Block*Joseph Leopold1965Business and Law
Boyle*John Stephen1965Government and Law
Browne*Richard Gibbs1965Education
Brundage*Avery1965Sports
Day*James Edwards1965Business
Ganz*Rudolph1965The Performing Arts
Mauldin*William Henry (Bill)1965Communications
Meyer*AlbertCardinal1965Religion
Newmark*Nathan Mortimer1965Science
Patterson*William Alan1965Business
Quaal*Ward Louis1965Communications
Stevenson, II*Adlai E.1965GovernmentWikipedia