Fordham Law

Law School Faculty Members and Administrator Honored at University Convocation

March 03, 2014

Three Fordham Law professors and one administrator were honored for their extended service to Fordham

Fordham Law professors and adminstrator honored at 2014 University Convocation
At the 2014 Fordham University Convocation, Fordham University President Joseph M. McShane (far right) and Provost Stephen Freedman (second from right) joined with (from left) former Law School Dean John Feerick and current Dean Michael M. Martin to recognize Professor Abner S. Greene, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs Nitza Milagros Escalera, and Professor Jeffrey Colon. (Not pictured: Professor Linda Sugin, Bene Merenti Medal recipient.)


on Sunday, March 2, at the annual Fordham University Convocation. The event was held at the McGinley Center at the Rose Hill Campus. 

The Bene Merenti Medal was awarded to those faculty members who have served the University for 20 or 40 years. Fordham Law professors Jeffrey Colon, Abner Greene, and Linda Sugin each received the medal for 20 years’ service.

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs Nitza Milagros Escalera received the Archbishop Hughes award, which honors members of the administrative staff for 20 years’ service.