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Thornton Peace Prize

Thornton Peace Prize

Criteria

  • Recipients may be a student, faculty member, or group at the University of Nevada, Reno
  • Recipients shall be selected by a university-wide committee of faculty and/or staff
  • Recipients shall be honored at the annual Honor the Best celebration

Thornton Peace Prize Recipients

  • 1970 Center for Religion and Life
  • 1971 Joe Crowley - Professor, Political Science
  • 1972 William Scott - Professor, Physics
  • 1973 Elaine Backman - Student
  • 1974 Colleen Stotler - Crisis Call Center
  • 1975 Phyllis R. Kaiser - Dept. of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • 1976 Elmer Rusco - Faculty
  • 1977 R. Edwin Worley, Professor Emeritus, Physics
  • 1978 Rev. Nadine Start DeWitt - Center for Religion and Life
  • 1979 James H. Harrison
  • 1980 Cathy Fulkerson - Student
  • 1980 Sue E. Romero - Student
  • 1981 Joseph H. Robertson - Professor
  • 1981 Patricia Fladager
  • 1982 Jack B. Selbig - Faculty, Student Services
  • 1982 Glenn C. Miller - Faculty
  • 1982 Jan Evans
  • 1983 Robert A. Fulkerson
  • 1984 Ada Cook - Faculty, Student Services
  • 1984 Kristin Pfanku - Student
  • 1985 Dr. Steven H. Bloomfield
  • 1985 Blair McGirk
  • 1986 Evelyn May Summers - Student
  • 1986 Dr. Richard Bargen - Professor, Medical School
  • 1987 Barbara Ashley
  • 1987 Rupert G. Seals
  • 1988 Mark Fred Sidles
  • 1989 Brent D. Gardner & Elizabeth Bernheimer
  • 1990 University Womens' Center
  • 1991 William Scott and Ann Scott - Emeritus Faculty
  • 1992 K.B. Rao - Faculty, Student Services
  • 1993 Michael J. Havercamp, Associate Professor, HDFS
  • 1994 Emma Sepulveda-Pulvirenti - Associate Professor, FLL
  • 1995 Cary Yamamoto - Faculty, Student Services
  • 1996 Barbara Scott - Associate Professor, Nutrition Ed & Research
  • 1997 Center for Holocaust, Genocide, & Peace Studies
  • 1998 Sgt. George Sullivan, UNRPD
  • 1999 Leonard Weinberg, Faculty, Political Science
  • 1999 ***
  • 2000 ***
  • 2001 ***
  • 2002 ***
  • 2003 Lois Parker, Director, Counseling Center
  • 2004 ***
  • 2005 University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)
  • 2006 Rita Laden, Faculty, VP Student Life Services
  • 2007 Fungisai Nota, Graduate Student, Researcher
  • 2008 Joaquin Rafael Roces, Student
  • 2008 Campus Escort Service
  • 2009 Women in Dialogue
  • 2009 Brian Williams, Student
  • 2010 Marissa Levan
  • 2010 Geraldine Thweatt
  • 2011 M.E.N. (Motivated, Extraordinary, Noble) of Distinction
  • 2011 FUSED - Student Social Work Group
  • 2011 Barry Peterson - Faculty, Holocaust, Genocide & Peace Studies
  • 2012 Scott Slovic - Professor, English
  • 2013 Carina Black, Director of Northern Nevada International Center

***Unknown Recipients

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