Dr. Kristin Popik Burns (1950-2019)
Angelicum alumnus and founding faculty member of Christendom College and former dean of the college’s graduate school, Dr. Kristin Popik Burns, died on the evening of April 1, 2019, after a long battle with cancer. She earned her PhD in Philosophy from the Angelicum in 1978 and it is believed she was the first woman to do so. She was thus a pioneer in multiple respects. Her doctoral dissertation was on St Thomas’s understanding of woman. Click here for her biography.
REQUIEM aeternam dona ei, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat ei. Requiescat in pace. Amen.