LI Herald: Molloy dedicates Dominican Sisters statue
By Rebecca Melnitsky
Molloy College celebrated its roots and looked to its future as it rededicated Maria Regina Hall and dedicated a sculpture on its grounds.
The sculpture commemorates the Dominican Sisters of Amityville who founded Molloy by depicting a Sister and a student sitting on benches, deep in discussion. The sculpture is in a courtyard behind Maria Regina Hall.
"I look at that statue and I imagine the two of them, student and professor, conversing about the future and how life for women in society would change in the years ahead," said Sister Mary Pat Neylon, the Prioress of the Sisters of St. Dominic and a Molloy College Board Member. "And each one of them sharing what they saw as the future, and how a Molloy College education could be a personal and professional catalyst for change in the lives of its students and thus society at large." More...