Michael Scanlan


Michael Scanlan, T.O.R. (born December 1, 1931), is a Roman Catholic priest of the Franciscan. He is responsible for the revival of the College of Steubenville, now known as Franciscan University of Steubenville. Scanlan served the university for 26 years as president and then 11 years as chancellor, before retiring in 2011. He currently resides at the Sacred Heart Province motherhouse in Loretto, Pennsylvania. Biography by Dr. Italy