The Incarnate Word Convent building. Photo by Scott Ball.

Commentary: ‘Vaya con Dios, Lou Agnese’

Without even knowing the circumstances, anyone who has ever served for any length of time as a layperson on the board of any Catholic institution would have easily recognized from the first press release weeks ago that Lou Agnese was a “dead man walking,” from this telling statement: “Our prayers and thoughts are with Dr. Agnese, his family, and the entire university community during this difficult situation.”