Marywood University’s College of Professional Studies announces the dissertation defense of Tara Lopatofsky, Ph.D. candidate in Administration and Leadership. Ms. Lopatofsky’s dissertation defense will take place on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at 9 a.m., in the Liberal Arts Center, Room 111. This event is free and open to the public.

Ms. Lopatofsky’s dissertation, titled “Perspective of Post-Secondary Education in Kenyan Religious Life: A Case Study,” will be orally defended to the dissertation committee, which is chaired by Dr. Diane Keller. Members include: Sister Gail Cabral, IHM and Sister Katie Clauss, IHM. Dissertation readers are Sister Joan McCusker, IHM and Dr. Amy Paceij-Woodruff.

For additional information about the dissertation defense of Ms. Lopatofsky or about the Ph.D. program in Administration and Leadership at Marywood University, please visit, or call (570) 348-6211.