Engineering Senior CJ DeBiase Receives 2020 Carl Lindberg Loyalty Award

Charles "CJ" DeBiase, Mechanical Engineering ('20)

May 15, 2020

In recognition of his commitment to academic achievement, student leadership, and service to the University, Charles “CJ” DeBiase was named the recipient of the 2020 Carl Lindberg loyalty award by President Thayne McCulloh.

CJ graduated from the mechanical engineering program with a 3.9 GPA and plans to go on to medical school.

The Carl Lindberg Loyalty Award is a long-standing award presented annually to a senior who has embodied academic achievement, student leadership, and service to the University. The recipient must have demonstrated a commitment to obtaining a holistic undergraduate experience while at Gonzaga by graduating with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above, obtaining progressive levels of responsibility in student leadership, and exemplifying a dedication to the Gonzaga community.

McCulloh said that CJ “personifies the mission of Gonzaga University. Throughout his time, he has been a dedicated student, friend, and community member.”

Watch the video of Dr. McCulloh’s announcement:

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