“The Verizon Foundation Scholarship for Technology has been named in honor of Sister Susan Merritt. Merritt, president of the Sisters of the Divine Compassion since her election in 2008, has served in education for 40 years: at the Academy of Our Lady of Good Counsel High School in the early 1970s and at Pace University since 1978, where she was founding dean of the Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems. She served as dean for 25 years.”
Sue Merritt, founding dean of the Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems now has a Verizon Foundation Scholarship named after her. (Left: Dean Emeritus Sue Merritt).