The Brian M.
with his family and friends, Central Connecticut
State University has established a fund in honor of
Brian M. O'Connell, a professor in CCSU's computer
science and philosophy departments who died in May
The Brian M. O'Connell Fund will support an annual
lecture series to be given by the "Brian M.
O'Connell Fellow," a recognized scholar-practitioner
in computer science, engineering, technology,
philosophy, law, music, and other fields of study.
The fund would also support the "Brian M. O'Connell
Scholarship," which would be awarded to an
undergraduate student who best exemplifies the
intellectual passion, curiosity, and accomplishment
To contribute online to the fund, please select the
link below, which will take you to the CCSU
Foundation secure online giving website. The Foundation is the
University's eleemosynary organization for gathering
funds in support of scholarships and programs. Once
you have entered the online giving site, you will be
asked to select a designation for your gift. Please
choose the "Other" category and then type in "Brian
O'Connell Fund" in the Additional Information box.
For more information about the Brian M. O'Connell
Fund and other ways of giving, please contact Laura
V. Marchese: 860-832-2554, email:
Give to the Brian O'Connell Fund
Please indicate Brian O'Connell Fund in the Other field