News Release

College Alumni Achievement Award announced

University of Detroit Mercy will honor seven distinguished alumni with the fourth annual Spirit Awards on April 28.

Dr. Charles LucasThis year's recipient from the College of Engineering & Science is Charles E. Lucas, M.D. '59, Professor of Surgery, Wayne State University Medical School, College of Engineering & Science.

Award recipients reflect the University's mission of excellence and service and bring pride to Detroit Mercy.

The 2017 recipients are:

  • Rainy Hamilton, Jr. '78, '79, Founder/Owner, Hamilton Anderson Associates, School of Architecture
  • Michael J. Brenner '67, Executive Vice President & CFO, The Related Companies, College of Business Administration
  • Carl E. Misch, D.D.S. '73, Founder and Director, Misch Implant Institute, School of Dentistry
  • Charles E. Lucas, M.D. '59, Professor of Surgery, Wayne State University Medical School, College of Engineering & Science
  • Mary Maurita Sengelaub, RSM '49, Retired President, Catholic Healthcare Association, College of Health Professions
  • Charles R. Rutherford '53, '57, President, Michigan Supreme Court Historical Society and Retired Of Council – Dykema Gossett, PLLC, School of Law
  • John P. Hayes '71, President/Owner, Third Avenue Media, LLC, College of Liberal Arts & Education

Congratulations, Dr. Lucas.

Spirit Awards

Release date: January 25, 2017

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