Awarded to an alumnus or alumna of the last 15 years whose professional accomplishments, service to alma mater, and/or selfless and caring work to benefit society are distinctive.


Earning a degree in business administration, Peter Morgantini was a member of Phi Kappa Psi fraternity and the Catholic Campus Ministry.

The chair of the Class of 1987 Reunion Gift Committee, he has carried on a strong tradition of involvement with Bucknell as a leadership fundraising volunteer while doing outstanding work for the alumni admissions program and The Bucknell Campaign.

He likewise has been outstanding in the early years of what promises to be a bright and successful career as an entrepreneur and trader in Chicago's options markets.

Generous financial supporters of the university, he and his wife, Dorothy Harris Morgantini, Class of 1987, established the Peter and Dorothy Morgantini Scholarship.