Dickinson Alumnus, December 1950

Selected Highlights from this Issue: 
  • President William W. Edel (class of 1915) led the groundbreaking ceremony at Homecoming for the new woman's dormitory, which was the first new building located on the Rush campus.
  • John B. Peters (class of 1922), an orchardist and fruit processing executive, received a Leadership Award from the National Apple Institute.
  • T. Edward Munce Jr. (class of 1939) was admitted to the bar of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and was sworn in as an American Foreign Service Staff Officer in Washington.
  • Frances E. Willoughby (class of 1929) became the first woman to hold the rank of Commander in the Medical Corps of the U.S. Navy.