(Top row, l-r) Joseph Scalea, mixologist Krisztina Little, Russell McClain; (middle row, l-r) Bruce Jarrell, Norm Lewis and Nikki Renee Daniels, Denise Koch; (bottom row, l-r) Maureen Sweeney, Linwood Dame, Jay Magaziner.

Top row, left to right: Joseph Scalea, Krisztina Little, Russell McClain. Middle row: Bruce Jarrell, Norm Lewis and Nikki Renee Daniels, Denise Koch. Bottom row: Maureen Sweeney, Linwood Dame, Jay Magaziner.


On Oct. 10, 2020, UMB President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS, was joined by emcee Denise Koch of WJZ-TV for a free, fun, and virtual Founders Week Gala titled A Night of Stars.

The event featured a signature cocktail recipe from mixologist Krisztina Little, a cooking demonstration by renowned chef Linwood Dame, and performances by Broadway star Norm Lewis. And, of course, UMB’s own stars were honored, including the stellar Founders Week award winners:

David J. Ramsay Entreprenuer of the Year


Joseph R. Scalea, MD '07
School of Medicine

Educator of the Year


Russell A. McClain, JD '95
Francis King Carey School of Law

Public Servant of the Year


Maureen A. Sweeney, JD
Francis King Carey School of Law

Researcher of the Year


Jay S. Magaziner, PhD, MSHyg
School of Medicine

 

2020 Catalysts For Excellence Award Winners


School of Dentistry

Doctor of Dental Surgery Class of 2020

 

Francis King Carey School of Law

Elva Elizabeth Tilman, JD '87

 

School of Medicine

Howard S. Brown

School of Nursing

Ruth J. Lee, DNP '10, MBA, MS '04, RN

 

School of Pharmacy

Daniel E. Wagner, JD '62

 

School of Social Work

Positive Schools Center


2020 UMBF Distinguished Service Award Winners


Marco and Debbie Chacón


 

The Gala was organized by University Events. For more information, email events@umaryland.edu

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