mu founders day christopherPhoto: President & CEO of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York Mary Ann Christopher, MSN, RN FAAN, delivered the Convocation Address at  Founders’ Day and received an honorary degree during the event. During the ceremony, Monmouth University also honored Brian Hanlon ’88, who received the Distinguished Alumni Award. Hanlon is a classically trained master sculptor and founder of Hanlon Sculpture Studio.