Celebrating Sr. Dorothy Ann Kelly O.S.U.
11th President of The College of New Rochelle


Gill Library exhibit by Martha Counihan O.S.U - online adaptation by Susan Acampora, October 2012


Read "Quarterly Summer 2009"
Tribute to Sr. Dorothy Ann Kelly.


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Browse a past library exhibit
dedicated to Sr. Dorothy Ann Kelly.

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1997 Sr. Dorothy Ann gives invocation at inauguration of the National Museum of Women in the Arts. First Lady, Hillary Clinton, 2nd from right.


The Woman of Conscience Award  2012

 As President Judith Huntington completes her first year as CNR President, the Sr. Dorothy Ann Kelly Woman of Conscience Award will be given to Mother Cecilia Wang, OSU, Prioress General of the Ursulines of the Roman Union in absencia. Mother Cecilia, a native of Taiwan was educated by Ursulines as a teenager, became a Catholic and eventually joined the Ursulines after completing college. She was elected to lead the world-wide Ursulines of the Roman Union in 2007.

The award will be presented at an Academic Convocation to be held on October 12, 2012. In addition to the Woman of Conscience Award, honorary degrees will be conferred on Theodore Cardinal McCarrick, retired Archbishop of Washington, DC and CNR’s own retired Dean of the School of New Resources, Elza Dinwiddie-Boyd (Dean, 2001-2012)


1995 Sr. Dorothy Ann with two CNR alumnae delegates at 4th World Conference on Women of the United Nations. Beijing, China.