Wednesday, April 26, 2017
5:30 p.m. Reception, 6:30 p.m. Dinner
720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60605
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|CTU will honor Monica McWilliams with our 2017 Blessed are the Peacemakers award for her tireless witness for peace in Northern Ireland, her efforts to combat domestic violence, and her current involvement with the pressing humanitarian crisis of international refugees. The award is presented annually to an individual or institution whose accomplishments and commitments embody the mission of CTU, particularly in the areas of reconciliation, justice, and peacemaking.|
|Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, CM, president of DePaul University, will be presented with our annual Diakonia award, given to outstanding local leaders who have given exemplary service to the larger Chicago community. Fr. Dennis was chosen for his superb record as chief administrator of DePaul University; for his cultivation of an alliance between our two institutions; for his untiring work for inter-religious dialogue in Chicago; and for DePaul’s attention to DACA students in higher education, exemplifying the best of the Catholic Social Teaching.|
2015 Dr. Paul Farmer
2014 Rev. Donald Senior, CP
2013 Mary McAleese
2012 Renée & Lester Crown and Shirley & Patrick Ryan
2011 Monsignor Kenneth Velo
2010 Miguel H. Díaz
2009 The Jo and Newton Minow Family
2008 The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame
2007 John C. Danforth
2006 Jean Vanier
2005 Daniel Lubetzky
2004 The Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago
2003 Steven Spielberg
2002 Cardinal Walter Kasper
2001 Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan
2000 John Hume
1999 Leah Rabin †
1998 Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C.
1997 Bishop Raymond E. Goedert, D.D.
1996 Eunice Kennedy Shriver† and R. Sargent Shriver, Jr.†
1995 Monsignor Michael Sabbah
1994 Kenneth Woodward
1993 Sister Rosemary Connelly, R.S.M.
1992 Margaret Roach
1991 Michael Glazier