Siena College Research Institute

Remembering Thomas O. Kelly, II

Thomas O. Kelly, II, professor emeritus of history, co-founder of the Siena College Research Institute (SCRI) and director of the World War II Conference, died at home July 25, 2019.

Remembering Br. Ed

Siena College President Br. F. Edward Coughlin, O.F.M., Ph.D., 71, died July 30 following complications from non-emergency heart surgery at UR Medicine – Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

Twenty Years and 200 Students Later

Two decades ago this summer, Siena sent its first cohort of rising seniors to three partner law schools so they could work under the direct supervision of a law professor while undertaking original legal research.

Siena Appoints New Chair Of The Board

John F. Murray Jr. ’79 has been confirmed as the new chairman of the Siena College Board of Trustees. Murray was formally elected chair for a two-year term in March, and oversaw his first trustees’ meeting on May 16. He presided at Siena’s commencement ceremony on May 12.