Nov 30, 2012 01:44 Distinguished donors honored Distinguished donors honored Acadiana bureau Nov. 30, 2012 Comments LAFAYETTE — The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Foundation honored distinguished donors at a reception held Tuesday night at the Petroleum Club of Lafayette. The annual event recognizes donors who make gifts of $10,000 or more to the university. The foundation also will recognize 26 endowed gifts of $50,000 or more with plaques hung in the Hall of Honor in Martin Hall on campus. The endowments have a combined value of more than $4.1 million. Those endowments added to the Hall of Honor include: Frank and Jessie Mosing Endowed Engineering Student Career Development Center; American Institute of Architects South Louisiana Endowed Scholarship; Ken and Dave and Jill Ardoin Endowed 1st Generation Business Scholarship; Maurice and Rosalie Bienvenu Memorial Endowed 1st Generation Scholarship in Education; Maurice and Rosalie Bienvenu Memorial Endowed 1st Generation Scholarship in Engineering; Ira and Judith Dearing Endowed 1st Generation Scholarship in Business; Delhomme LeBlanc and Associates LLC Endowed 1st Generation Scholarship in Accounting; J.E. Fike Memorial Endowed 1st Generation Scholarship in Accounting; Cabot Corp. Endowed Chemical Engineering Scholarship; Charles J. D. Gerrets III Memorial Endowed Business Administration Scholarship; Chevron Endowed Petroleum Engineering Scholarship; Lester J. Dunlap Louisiana Department of Insurance Scholarship; Merlin Oil and Gas Endowed Scholarship in Professional Land and Resource Management; Northwestern Mutual of Louisiana 1st Generation Scholarship in Market and Sales; Beryl Shipley Mended Hearts Endowed Scholarship; Alex and Loretta Durand Theriot Jr. Endowed 1st Generation Scholarship in Business; Yentzen Family Endowed 1st Generation Scholarship in Business; Honeywell Endowed Scholarship; Philip and Cheryl Burguieres Fund; Roger D. and Evelyn Linder Endowed Geology Fund; Bill Paine Lafayette Geological Society Faculty Development Fund; Petroleum Engineering Endowed Fleur-de-Lis Fund; Paul Callais Memorial Endowed Professorship in Economics and Finance II; Marc and Alcide Judice of Judice Inn Endowed Professorship in Business; Mr. and Mrs. E.P. “Pat” Nalley Endowed Professorship in Business Administration; and Connie Roque Steward Endowed Professorship in Business Administration. For information about giving opportunities, contact the foundation at (337) 482-0700 or visit www.ullafayettefoundation.org.