On November 2, 2016, Msgr. Callaghan presented Bishop Paul Sirba (Class of 1986) and Sr. Paul Therese Saiko, SSND, with the 2016 Distinguished Alumni awards. Bishop Sirba has served the Diocese of Duluth since 2009. Prior to her retirement, Sr. Paul Therese served The Saint Paul Seminary for 30 years in the spiritual formation department. Both are considered exceptional friends of the seminary and are recognized by all as joyful ambassadors for Christ.
Pictured left to right: Archbishop Bernard Hebda, Bishop Paul Sirba, Sr. Paul Therese Saiko, SSND, and Msgr. Aloysius Callaghan.