Thursday December 7, 2006

Faith and Learning

Mary E. Morton, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, has been named to the board of the Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts.

Mary E. Morton, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Dayton, has been named a member of the National Network Board of the Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts.

She'll serve a four-year term. The Lilly Fellows Program seeks to renew and enhance the connections between Christianity and the academic vocation at church-related colleges and universities.

The nine-member board directs a network of 84 church-related colleges and universities that collaboratively explores issues of faith and learning, strengthens faculty commitment to religious identity and mission, and nurtures intellectual and spiritual values in scholars. The Lilly Fellows Program is based at Valparaiso University.

Morton resides in Dayton