|Month/Year Received:||December 2018|
Fr. John Fortin, O.S.B., in his 52nd year of service to Saint Anselm, has served the College in many capacities, including but not limited to his time in campus ministry, residential life, the Board of Trustees, and as the Dean of Students. The 1971 graduate was also the founding director of the Institute for Saint Anselm Studies and is also a professor of philosophy on the Hilltop.
"In my association with student-athletes over the years, I have come to understand that participating in athletics enables a student a unique opportunity to develop and perfect the values of preparation, perseverance and teamwork that can be markers for success in any endeavor,” said Fr. Fortin.