Thursday, September 1, 2011

Fox receives Dominican Alumnae Award

Sister Patrice, O.P., principal of Rosary High School, left, Dr. Mary Fox and Mary's mother, Toni Fox.

Mary Catherine Fox, Ph.D. professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, received the 2011 Dominican Alumnae Award for Professional Excellence from the Rosary High School Alumnae Association, in Aurora, Ill. The award recognizes lifetime career achievement and was presented at the school’s Candle-Rose ceremony in May, 2011.

The citation noted Dr. Fox’s accomplishments in the competitive telecommunications industry, as well as her work as dean of the School of Business, vice president of university relations and as a professor at SMU. Particular mention was made of Dr. Fox’s Lasallian work with the Brothers of the Christian Schools in both domestic and international venues.