Marie O’Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund

Faculty - Marie E. OConnor, English

Marie O’Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund

In memory of popular longtime English teacher Marie O'Connor who taught at Weequahic in the 30s, 40s, and 50s – and who was known for wearing purple and for her “Word of the Day” lesson.” Established by Hal Braff, who maintained a lifelong friendship with his favorite English teacher.