Professor Fredline M’Cormack-Hale to Present Inaugural Lecture in Annual Lecture Series Under the Title “A Crisis of Governance:   The Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone” at First Presbyterian and Trinity Church (in the sanctuary), 111 Irvington Ave., South Orange, at 3pm (DST),  Sunday, March 8.

Professor Fredline A.O. M’Cormack-Hale, Ph.D., of the Seton Hall School of Diplomacy and International Relations, is recently back from a year on a Fulbright grant for teaching and research at Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone.  Professor M’Cormack-Hale, a native of Sierra Leone, West Africa, will provide a political scientist’s view regarding problems of governance in the Ebola epidemic.  She provides the inaugural lecture in an annual series named in honor of Dr. Robert Manley, professor emeritus in the Department of Political Science as well as the School of Diplomacy, Seton Hall University, and founder/president of the Center for Global Responsibility, and Dr. Zachary Yamba, renowned long-term but now retired president of Essex County College. 

This free presentation will be open to the public and is sponsored by First Presbyterian and Trinity’s Church & Society Committee. A question and answer session will follow immediately after the presentation.  All are invited to a reception hosted by the committee providing opportunities for attendees to get to know this extraordinary talent.