Brother Leonard Conway Awarded Honorary Doctorate at St. Francis College on April 25th
Monday, April 28, 2008
(seated from l-r) Mr. Ray Nash (SFP '59), Principal of Bishop Ford
High School, Bro. Gary Cregan, O.S.F, Principal of St. Anthony's High
School, and Brother Leonard Conway, O.S.F., Principal of the Prep.
They were each awarded an Honorary Doctorate by St. Francis College.
Brother Leonard Conway, O.S.F., now in his 25th year as Principal at the Prep, received an Honorary Doctorate from St. Francis College on Friday, April 25th as part of the College's Charter Day Celebration. The College also recognized 150 years of contributions made to Catholic education by the Franciscan Brothers of Brooklyn who founded St. Francis Prep upon their arrival from Ireland in 1858. (The Prep will celebrate its Sesquicentennial with a Special Gala at the Brooklyn Marriott on October 4, 2008.)
Bro. William Boslet, O.S.F., Superior General of the Franciscan
Brothers of Brooklyn, posing with Bro. Leonard Conway, O.S.F.
following the ceremony.
Bro. Leonard with St. Francis Prep's Assistant Principals,
Carolyn Szostek and Patrick McLaughlin (SFP '73).
Bro. Leonard and one of his confrers enjoying the reception.