Founders Day 2005

The Alumni Association welcomed alumni and friends to the annual Founders Day dinner on November 5 at the America’s Center. Founders Day commemorates the founding of Washington University in 1853. The guest speaker for the evening was Rudolph Giuliani, 107th mayor of New York City. Distinguished alumni, faculty, and friends were honored for their achievements:

Distinguished  Alumni Awards
James F. Barker, M.A.U.D. ’73, President, Clemson University

John Gianoulakis, A.B. ’60, Former Chair of Management Committee and Partner, Kohn, Shands, Elbert, Gianoulakis, & Giljum, LLP

Leonard Jarett, M.D. ’62, Distinguished Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Stanley I. Proctor, B.S.Ch.E. ’57, M.S.Ch.E. ’62, D.Sc. ’72, President, Proctor Consulting Services

Susan S. Stepleton, M.A. ’73, M.S.W. ’79, President and Chief Executive Officer, Parents as Teachers National Center

James M. Talent, A.B. ’78, United States Senator

Distinguished Faculty Awards
James P. Keating, W. McKim Marriott Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine

Richard J. Smith, Ralph E. Morrow Distinguished University Professor; Chair, Department of Anthropology, Arts & Sciences

Karen Tokarz, Professor of Law; Director of Clinical Education and Alternative Dispute Resolution Programs, School of Law

Karen L. Wooley, Professor of Chemistry, Arts & Sciences

Robert S. Brookings Awards
Adele Dilschneider
Doris I. Schnuck