Fired Marywood Professor Sues University

December 27, 2014

By Terrie Morgan-Besecker at The

A former Marywood University professor fired after he posted a satirical video that criticized school President Sister Anne Munley, I.H.M., has filed a federal lawsuit accusing the school of violating its disciplinary policy.

Frederick F. Fagal Jr., Ph.D., was fired on April 3, 2012, about three months after he sent an email to fellow faculty members that criticized the university’s decision to remove posters he put up announcing a guest lecturer for one of his classes. The email included a link to two videos he posted on YouTube critical of Sister Munley and several other administrators...