Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition

FSHN Alumni Award Recipients

Food Science and Human Nutrition Alumni have received numerous University of Illinois and College of ACES awards and recognitions.

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University of Illinois Honorary Degree

  • 2011 – Gary List

University of Illinois Alumni Achievement Award

  • 2008 – Doris Kelley Christopher
  • 1988 – Charlotte (Herman) Kerr

University of Illinois Alumni Association Chicago Illini of the Year

  • 2011 – Howard Katz
  • 2008 – Caroline (Becker) Joss
  • 2003 – Doris (Kelley) Christopher
  • 2001 – Thomas M. Tunney

College of ACES Friend of ACES Award

  • 2016 – Russell Moroz

College of ACES Young Alumni Award Recipients

  • 2016 - Katheryne Rehberg
  • 2016 - Jennifer Westerkamp
  • 2015 - Adam Rochman
  • 2014 - Brad Meyers
  • 2013 - Nathan Matusheski
  • 2011 – Dawn Jackson Blatner
  • 2010 – Jill Eisenbarth
  • 2009 – Terry Moros
  • 2008 – Annie Murray
  • 2008 – Lauren Murray
  • 2007 – Kevin Ryan
  • 2006 – Alexa Williams
  • 2004 – Marilyn Tanner Blasiar
  • 2003 – Tom Neidoborski
  • 2001 – Sari Zernich
  • 1991 – Cherie Bertsch
  • 1990 – Alice Rainville
  • 1989 – Beth Cash
  • 1993 – Howard Katz
  • 1987 – Donna J. Thede

College of ACES Award of Merit

  • 2015 - Susan L. Johnson
  • 2014 - M. Margaret Barth
  • 2014 - Barbara P. Klein
  • 2012 - Nancy Moriarity
  • 2012 - Steve Hill
  • 2011 – Jim Albrecht
  • 2011 – Howard Katz
  • 2010 – Sharon Hoerr
  • 2009 – Robert Smith
  • 2008 – Guy Johnson
  • 2003 – Doris Kelley Christopher
  • 2002 – Ruth Allen
  • 2002 – William Brown
  • 2001 – Ann Keim
  • 1999 – Judith K. Hevrdejs
  • 1998 – Thomas Tunney
  • 1997 – Janet Stevens
  • 1996 – Eleanor Hill

HRFS/Home Economics Alumni Award of Merit

  • 1994 – Annabelle (Gray) Burgland
  • 1994 – Frances Wang Klein Gershon
  • 1994 – Maxine McDivitt
  • 1994 – Audrey (Gronert) Williams
  • 1993 – Jo (Mendenhall) Epping
  • 1993 – Naomi R. Koehler
  • 1993 – K. Virginia Seidel
  • 1992 – Doris (Kelley) Christopher
  • 1992 – Jane (Stevens) Gore
  • 1992 – Nancy (Grosboll) Hendren,
  • 1992 – Carla K. (Kunkel) Kay
  • 1992 – Alice R. (Patterson) Vernon
  • 1991 – Marilyn (Hernechek) Buck
  • 1991 – Marilyn Buford
  • 1991 – Barbara (Elder) Fortino
  • 1991 – Cleo Hall
  • 1991 – Faith (Mitrovitch) Paich
  • 1991 – Virginia (Coultas) Sharp
  • 1990 – Susanne (Lamar) Dunlap
  • 1990 – Louise Rice Hassenplug
  • 1989 – Betty (Johnson) Church
  • 1989 – Bessie Dixon Hackett
  • 1989 – Elizabeth J. (Simpson) Simpson–Pucinski
  • 1989 – Hazel T. (Taylor) Spitze
  • 1988 – Caryl K. May
  • 1988 – Caryl (Towsley) Moy
  • 1988 – Janet L. (Turney) Mulvaney
  • 1988 – William P. Myers
  • 1988 – E. Louise (Olson) Rogers
  • 1988 – Emma M. B. (Brittin) Whiteford
  • 1987 – Colien Hefferan
  • 1987 – Caroline (Farrar) Heinrich
  • 1987 – Carol (Larson) Warfield
  • 1986 – Ruth (McNabb) Dow
  • 1986 – Cleo Fitzsimmons
  • 1986 – Hazel (Hughes) Hasty
  • 1986 – Bernice (Engelking) Hayes
  • 1985 – Roberta (Larson) Duyff
  • 1985 – Susan J. (Kahl) Funkhouser
  • 1985 – Victoria (Feit) Hennenfent
  • 1985 – Louise Young
  • 1984 – Helen (Wolcott) Horton
  • 1984 – Mary Beth Stine
  • 1984 – Clareta Walker
  • 1983 – Rosemary (Archibald) Goss
  • 1983 – Virginia Guthrie
  • 1983 – Virginia A. (Wesolaski) Johnson
  • 1983 – Nancy M. (Kay) Walker
  • 1982 – Dorothy (Whitton) Herm
  • 1982 – Alice G. Herron
  • 1982 – Lorraine (Davies) Trebilcock
  • 1982 – Kathryn Vesgo
  • 1982 – T. Geitel Winakor
  • 1982 – Martha C. (Rosenberger) Zimmerman
  • 1981 – Dorothy (Fay) Dunn
  • 1981 – Helen B. Francis
  • 1981 – Kathryn (Watford) Smith
  • 1981 – Margy Janette Woodburn
  • 1980 – Margaret Goodyear
  • 1980 – Charlotte (Herman) Kerr
  • 1980 – Janice M. Smith
  • 1980 – Audrey Geiseking (Gronert) Williams
  • 1979 – Dorothy J. Iwig,*
  • 1979 – Gertrude Kaiser
  • 1979 – Hope (Hotchkiss) Niedling
  • 1979 – Lola (Cremeans) Tilly
  • 1979 – Helen Drew Turner
  • 1978 – Queenie B. Mills
  • 1978 – Marion (Kaeser) Piper
  • 1978 – Frances O. Van Duyne
  • 1977 – Kathryn (VanAken) Burns
  • 1977 – Pauline C. Paul

HRFS/Home Economics Young Alumni Award

  • 1994 – John Chiodo
  • 1993 – Caroline (Becker) Becker–Joss
  • 1993 – Howard Katz
  • 1992 – Anna Marie Graf Williams
  • 1991 – Cherie (Goodwin) Bertsch
  • 1990 – Alice Johanna (Ellis) Shannon
  • 1989 – Elizabeth (Morrison) Cash
  • 1988 – Patricia (Hernecheck) Carter
  • 1987 – Donna J. (Kwirant) Thede
  • 1986 – Janet Kreig