The Father Eugene Carlisle Lebel Award is named after the man who was a pivotal figure in the history of Assumption University. He was the last President of Assumption College when it was affiliated with The University of Western Ontario, the first President of Assumption University when it became an independent Catholic university in 1953, and the first President of the newly created University of Windsor in 1963.
The Lebel Award is granted for outstanding contributions to Assumption University and the community which it serves.
President’s Christmas Party – November 28, 2004 – The first presentation was at the Christmas Party.
Dr. John Cappucci, Principal-Elect, Assumption University, selects the individuals.
Dr. Stanley Cunningham, Mr. Walter Prince, Q.C. *, Rev. William J. Stoba, CSB. * and Dr. Michael Zin *
42nd Convocation – April 28th, 2006
Rev. Paul A. Charbonneau *, Dr. Esther R. Farlinger, Dr. Aris Kaplanis, The Honourable Dr. Edward C. Lumley and Dr. Harvey T. Strosberg, Q.C.
43rd Convocation – April 20th, 2007
Miss Barbara H. Birch *, Mr. George A. McMahon, Sr.*, Mrs. Marie E. Renaud and Mr. Gary D.T. Wintermute
45th Convocation – September 21st, 2007
Dr. Donna M. Foley (posthumously) *, Dr. Ralph Johnson, F.R.S.C., Rev. Richard A. Ranalletti, CSB. * and Dr. Lois Smedick *
46th Convocation – May 9th, 2008
Mrs. Barbara Cunningham, Rev. Dr. Donald Hull, Dr. Stuart Selby and Dr. Anne Snowdon
50th Convocation – October 17, 2009
Mrs. Miriam Freed and Dr. Christine Thrasher
52nd Convocation – May 13, 2011
Mr. Bob Britton *, Mrs. Rachel Olivero and Dr. Alan Wildeman