Individual Faculty/Staff

Individual Student


Student Organization

Individual Practitioner

Group Practitioner

Distinguished Catalyst Award Recognition

Phillip G. Hubbard Human Rights Award

Joyce Goins-Fernandez

Lia Plakans

Milagro Michels-Corda Anti-Racism Collaborative Shana Harris and Ariel Kershner (Bridging the Gap in Psyience)     Lan Samantha Chang Gada A. Al Herz


Monique Antoinette Galpin

Jessica Padilla Solis

Yolanda D. Spears

Zahra Aalabdulrasul

Native American Council (NAC)

International Student Advisory Board (ISAB)

Anthony Alexander Haughton II

Kimberly J. Cullen


Donna Hammond, Carver College of Medicine

Antentor Hinton Jr., Carver College of Medicine

Iowa Youth Writing Project, Magid Center for Undergraduate Writing

Our Collective Brain, Psychological and Brain Sciences

Talinda Pettigrew, Talent Acquisition, University Human Resources

Multicultural and International Student Support and Engagement (MISSE) Team, Division of Student Life


Charles Martin-Stanley II

 Kaydee Ecker


Aniruddha Dutta, Gender, Women's & Sexuality Studies and Asian & Slavic Languages and Literatures

Diane Finnerty, Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost

Jodi Graff, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Carver College of Medicine

Michelle McQuistan, Preventative and Community Dentistry

Taha Gesalla, Minority Association of Pre-medical Students (MAPS)

Tippie Gateway and BizEdge, Henry B. Tippie College of Business

Dilon Goncalves

Carrington Buze


Nkanyezi Ferguson, MD, clinical assistant professor, Department of Dermatology, Carver College of Medicine

Barbara Baquero, PhD, MPH, assistant professor in Community and Behavioral Health, and deputy director of the UI Prevention Research Center, College of Public Health

Tracy R. Peterson, director of Diversity and K-12 Outreach the College of Engineering

Lilián M. Sánchez Garcia, fourth-year undergraduate student and student body vice president, University of Iowa Student Government

Hawkeye Accessibility Ambassador Program

Winnie Uluocha


Gabby Blanchard, Police Officer, UI Public Safety

Amy Lee, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics and Assistant Dean for Research, Carver College of Medicine

Denise Martinez, M.D., Assistant Dean for Cultural Affairs and Diversity Initiatives, Carver College of Medicine

Kirk Corey, Ph.D.

Todd M. Weissenberger, Information Technology Services

Dawson Davenport, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Sabra Cacho


Lan Samantha Chang, M.F.A., Director, Iowa Writer’s Workshop

Jason Daniel-Ulloa, MPH Ph.D., Assistant Research Scientist, Community and Behavioral Health, College of Public Health

Michael Hill, Ph.D., Associate Professor, English and African American Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Tina Tootle, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology, Carver College of Medicine

Cindy Ann Kilgo, Ph.D., Higher Education and Student Affairs, College of Education

Valerie S. Garr, Diversity and Supplemental Instruction Coordinator, College of Nursing

Carter Yerkes

Crystal Pound


Jennifer Blair, Assistant Director for Global Community Engagement, Tippie College of Business

Robin Clark-Bennett, Labor Educator, Labor Center

Malik S. Henfield, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Program Coordinator, School Counseling and Counselor Education and Supervision, College of Education

Jefri L. Palermo, Development Specialist, School of Social Work

Tawanda Carson Owens, Ph.D., Afro American Cultural Center Manager

Julia Julstrom-Agoyo

Fidencio Martinez Perez


Motier F. Haskins, MSW, Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Social Work

David M. Lubaroff, Ph.D., Associate Director, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center and Professor, Departments of Urology and Microbiology

Michael Considine, Senior Airman, 185th Air National Guard in Sioux City, IA and President, University of Iowa Veterans’ Association

Anthony Ferguson, Jr., Assistant District Director, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and President and Founder- Young, Black, and Educated

Division of Student Life Multicultural Work Group

Hilary Moise

Simone Renault


Brad M. Brunick, Psy.D., Staff Psychologist, University Counseling Service

Jake Christensen, B.A., Senior Admission Counselor, Office of Admissions

Katie Imborek, M.D., and Nicole L. Nisly, M.D., co-Directors, Iowa River Landing LGBTQ Clinic, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Tonya Peeples, Ph.D., Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering/Director, Ethnic Inclusion Effort for Iowa Engineering, University of Iowa College of Engineering

Sauvik Goswami, University of Iowa Student Government

Mauricio Cardona

Zach Heffernen


Michael Anderson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics/Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine

Daniel F. Eberl, Ph.D., Professor, Biology and Otolaryngology, and Director of the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics, College of Medicine

Patrick A. Dolan, Jr., Ph.D., Lecturer, Rhetoric Department

Stef Shuster, M.A., Sociology

Kyla R. Djannie, College of Law

Darcelle A. Skeete, College of Law

Leonard Sandler, J.D., Clinical Professor of Law, College of Law

Kyra Adrenia

Lanae Seay

Janet Schlapkohl


Kathryn Chaloner, Professor, Department of Biostatistics, College of Public Health

Jennifer Wang


Thomas Weingeist, M.D., Ph.D., Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Theodore J. Patton, College of Law

REACH: Realizing Educational and Career Hopes

Engineers Without Borders

Helen Park Jameson, Office of International Students and Scholars

Rita Bettis


Alexandra B. Keenan


John Achrazoglou, Director, Educational Technology Center, College of Education

Jimmy Reyes, College of Nursing

Iowa Edge, Program Initiative Award

Women's Resource and Action Center (WRAC)

Kate Karacay


Rachel Garza Carreon, Outreach, Recruitment & Research Librarian, University Libraries

Kathleen Kemp, Program Administrator & Admissions Coordinator, School of Social Work

Katie Imborek, Carver College of Medicine Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual orgainization MEDIQS

Women in Science & Engineering (WISE) Graduate/Postdoctoral Workshop Series

Willie 'Fred' Mims, Associate Director of Athletics for Student Services and Compliance, Department of Intercollegiate Athletics

Sehee Foss


Judie Hermsen, Senior Assistant Director, University Human Resources

Vanessa Shelton, Director, IHSPA/Summer Journalism Workshops, School of Journalism and Mass Communications

Amina Mahmood, Department of Psychological and Quantitative Foundation

Partners for Success, Carver College of Medicine Student National Medical Association (SNMA) Mentoring Program

Eugenio Mollo, Jr.


Carolyn Colvin, Associate Dean, College of Education

Tess Judge-Ellis, Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Nursing

Power Plant Diversity Task Force

UI Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Allied Union (GLBTAU)

Girija Mahajan


Victor Rodgers, Professor, College of Engineering

Amber Keller, Carver College of Medicine

Men in Nursing Task Force, College of Nursing

Indian Cultural Association

Thomas Gilsenan


Diana Davies, Director, International Programs

Adrienne Drapkin, Director, Medical Museum

Philip G. Hubbard Law School Preparation Program

Ritu Bhatnagar


Barbara Muller, Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Carver College of Medicine

Virginia Woodard, Office of Student Affairs and Curriculum, Carver College of Medicine

Iowa Biosciences Advantage Program

School of Social Work

Adam Hernandez


Akwasi Agyeman Boateng, Supervisor, Food and Nutrition Services, UI Hospitals and Clinics

Eugene Madison, Professor, Department of Mathematics

Iowa Biosciences Advantage Program

School of Social Work

Department of Theater Arts

Sydney Switzer


Raul Curto, Executive Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mickey Eliason, Associate Professor, College of Nursing

Graduate College

Eric A. Richard


Billie Townsend, Liberal Arts and Sciences Administration

Department of Mathematics

Ned Bert

Previous Hubbard Award honorees

1998 John-Paul Chaisson

1997 Julie Yuki Ralston

1996 Alfred Barbagallo

1995 Don L. Davis

1994 Jean Stuart Fallow

1993 Margo C. Melendez

1992 Njeri K. Fuller

1991 Raed Abu-HijLeh

1990 Scott Kayla Morrison

1989 Leroy V. Gee

1988 Maria Luisa “Papusa” Molina

1987 Mary Smith Arnold

1986 Jane Kelleher

1985 Kesho Scott

1983 Angelita D. Reyes

1982 Linda McGuire