Natalie I. Koether, CW’61, L’65
The late Natalie I. Koether, CW’61, L’65 served Penn as a trustee and emeritus chair of the Board of Advisors at Penn Arts & Sciences. She endowed this chair in honor of her high school English teacher, Catherine Bryson, ED ’22, G ’47. Catherine Bryson was committed to the Aristotelian precept that knowledge is sufficient justification for learning. Natalie Koether was the first recipient of the Penn Arts & Sciences Dean’s Medal in 1999.