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Archbishop Oscar Romero Lecture: Mary Hoffman

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
Mercy Heritage Room

Mercyhurst University and its Department of Religious Studies will present the Archbishop Oscar Romero Award to Erie resident Mary Hoffman on Tuesday, March 20, at 7 p.m. in the Mercy Heritage Room. This marks the 27th presentation of the award, which is given to individuals or organizations "living the call of faith and justice in an extraordinary manner." Hoffman, a 1974 Mercyhurst graduate and retired special education teacher, will speak after being honored for her “longstanding work educating and serving all of God’s children—in our community and abroad--particularly those with special needs.” The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Religious Studies Chair Robert von Thaden at 814-824-2184.