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Romero Award Presentation and Lecture

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 7:00pm
Mercy Heritage Room

The Mercyhurst University Department of Religious Studies will present its 2015 Archbishop Oscar Romero Award to Sister Mary Claire Kennedy, SSJ, social justice coordinator for the Sisters of St. Joseph in Erie. The presentation is set for Wednesday, March 25, at 7 p.m. in the university’s Mercy Heritage Room, Sullivan Hall. Known locally for her involvement in outreach efforts like the Thanksgiving Dinner and the “Take Back the Site” vigils, Sister Mary Claire has also been instrumental in raising awareness about human trafficking, the topic she will address in her lecture. For information, contact Dr. Daniel McFee.

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