The Wyant Lecture Series features speakers in the humanities, history and the arts. Past presenters include famed Constitutional scholar Laurence H. Tribe, Ambassador of India to the United States Nirupama Rao, and James Roosevelt, Jr., the President and Chief Executive Officer of Tufts Health Plan.
This endowed professorship was established by the late Louise Doherty Wyant '63 and her husband, Dr. James Wyant, in honor of Sister Anne Cyril Delaney, SND. Sister Anne Cyril was a professor of English at Emmanuel for 26 years. Through her teaching and her intellectual breadth, Sister Anne Cyril exemplified the values and relevance of the humanities and had a profound influence on generations of students.