Scranton Names Ballroom for Fr. McIlhenny
On September 13, The University of Scranton dedicated a ballroom in honor of Rev. Bernard R. McIlhenny, S.J., SJP '43.
"Father Mac" served as Headmaster at Scranton Preparatory School from 1958 to 1966 and Dean of Admissions at the University from 1966 to 1997. He is currently Dean of Admissions Emeritus at the University and the Minister of the Jesuit Community on campus in Campion Hall.
The McIlhenny Ballroom is a multipurpose room located on the 4th floor of the newly constructed Patrick and Margaret DeNaples Center. It is the largest meeting space on campus and is used for assemblies, masses, meetings, weddings and much more.