Concordia-Chicago Honors Outstanding Business Students


Concordia University Chicago’s College of Business held its annual Honors and Awards Dinner on Friday, May 11, 2012 at Concordia’s River Forest campus.

Each year the university recognizes outstanding business students in the areas of accounting, management, marketing, management in business communications, and student leadership.

The university also presented the recipients of the Lusthoff Scholarship, which was started more than twenty years ago by William G. Lusthoff and Ruth I. Lusthoff to honor outstanding business students.

Professors Bruce Larson, Tim Basadur, Elisabeth Dellegrazie, Wanda Foster, John Hildebrand and Craig Lusthoff presented the awards, along with Dean George Vukotich.

Outstanding Students of Accounting:

  • Lorraine Gleeson
  • Alex Tarullo
  • Iuliia Tsymbal
    (left to right)



Outstanding Student of Management:

  • Eric Olgaard





Outstanding Student of Marketing:

  • Aaron Miree






Outstanding Student of Management in Business Communications:

  • Laura Hawkinson






Outstanding Student Leadership:

  • Charles Gordon III


Lusthoff Scholarship Recipients:

  • Emily Carpenter
  • Ioannhs Kaprales
  • Joy Schroeder