Alumni Medallion Named in Honor of Fr. Kail Ellis, O.S.A.

Pictured above, L-to-R  Kail C. Ellis, O.S.A, currently assistant to the President; Adele Lindenmeyr, Dean, Villanova University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; the first recipient of the Rev. Kail C. Ellis, O.S.A., College of Liberal Arts Alumni Medallion, Brian F. Harrington ’85 (English); Peter M. Donohue, O.S.A., 32nd Augustinian President of Villanova University, and Patrick G. Maggitti, the first Provost of Villanova University, appointed April  2012.


Villanova University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has honored Fr. Kail Ellis, O.S.A., PhD, by naming the CLAS Alumni Medallion after him. Fr. Ellis, who is currently assistant to the president, has served on the faculty, as dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and vice president for academic affairs. The medallion is awarded to notable alumni every year during Villanova’s Alumni Medallion Awards.

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