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Release: June 18, 2002

Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony Broadcast On UITV, Website

For the first time, a ceremony honoring Distinguished Alumni Award recipients is being broadcast on a tape-delayed basis on University of Iowa Television (UITV) and via the internet.

The University of Iowa Alumni Association honored its 2002 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients on Saturday, June 8 at the Iowa Memorial Union on the UI campus.

UITV will broadcast the event on the following dates at 6:30 p.m.: June 24, July 10, July 26, Aug. 19 and Sept. 18. According to Mediacom, UITV is available in the following areas: Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, Lone Tree, North English, North Liberty, Riverside, Williamsburg, Newhall, Vinton, Cascade, Sigourney, and What Cheer.

To view the webcast and to learn more about the Distinguished Alumni Awards, please visit

The following is a list of the 2002 award recipients:

Distinguished Alumni Award for Achievement: Richard R. Albrecht, 1958 B.A., 1961 J.D.; Thomas C. Dolan, 1977 Ph.D.; Judith B. Igoe, 1961 B.S.N.: Gwilym S. Lodwick, 42BA, 43MD, 1950 Certificate of Radiology; Fred Luthans, 1961 B.A., 1962 MBA, 1965 Ph.D.

Distinguished Alumni Award for Service: C.F. "Larry" Barrett, 1944 D.D.S.; Martin G. Carver, 1970 B.A.; Jerome "Jerry" Feniger, 1948 B.A.; Roy G. Karro, 1942 B.A.; Joseph B. Summers, 1948 B.S.C.E.

Distinguished Young Alumni: Kelly J. Hayworth, 1983 BBA, 1985 MBA; Sheba R. Wheeler, 1996 B.A.