Written by Dentistry Today Friday, 07 December 2012 10:04
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Dentistry and Loyola University Chicago alumni will gather at the 2013 UIC College of Dentistry Reunion at Carlisle Banquets, 435 E. Butterfield Road in Lombard, IL, Friday, April 26, 2013. A reception will be held at 6:30 p.m., with dinner at 7:30 p.m.
The Carlisle was the site of successful and popular Reunions in 2010 and 2011. All UIC and Loyola alumni are invited. Tickets will be $95 if purchased before Friday, March 29, and $115 afterwards.
Alumni, spouses, friends, and faculty all will enjoy Reunion 2013. It will feature special recognition for members of DDS and specialty certificate or degree classes whose graduation years ended in a “3” or “8.” (All are invited, but those DDS and specialty classes will receive distinctive recognition.)
Special awards will be presented to Dr. Richard P. Perry, ’68, Distinguished Dental Alumnus; Dr. Christopher S. Wenckus, ’71, Endodontics ’74 Dr. E. Lloyd Du Brul Faculty Achievement Award; Dr. Richard S. Holba, ’73, Dr. F. William Towner Organized Dentistry Award; Dr. Charles F. DiFranco, Loyola ’81, Loyola Periodontics ’83, Dr. Raffaele Suriano Award; Dr. Eliot Becker, ’63, University of Illinois Alumni Loyalty Award; and Dr. Susan A. Rowan, ’84, Dr. Irwin B. Robinson President’s Leadership Award. Table seating will be by class year. Color photographs will be taken of all classes and may be purchased at the event.
In recent years, more faculty, young alumni, and Loyola alumni have attended in increasing numbers. There will be tables for Loyola alumni, so UIC College of Dentistry alumni are urged to invite their Loyola colleagues.