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Dr. John Stegman '57

Butler Medal, 2004

Dr. Stegman was an active undergraduate, serving not only as president of the student body but as president of Sigma Chi Fraternity as well as an officer in several academic honoraries. He was one of the first premiere debaters at Butler. He went on to receive a Masters and a Ph.D. in communication from The Ohio State University, where he taught for many years. As a Butler alumnus he started the Columbus, Ohio alumni chapter and served as president of the Alumni Association board of directors. Dr. Stegman currently serves as the president of the Ovid Butler Society executive committee. He still works as a consultant and lecturer. He recently received the Superior Public Service Award from the Secretary of the Navy and several teaching awards by The Ohio State University. Dr. Stegman has two daughters, Pamela Kay Stegman Boes and Angela Jo Stegman Smith.

Updated 2004