Dickinson Alumnus, February 1952

Selected Highlights from this Issue: 
  • The College announced plans to establish an annual Joseph Priestley Award.
  • The College acquired a collection of 3,000 letters and documents related to the Civil War period in Pennsylvania from Edwin G. Dill Sr., in memory of his father Andrew Hemphill Dill (class of 1855).
  • Eight women, five of them alumnae, were selected to receive honorary degrees during the dedication ceremony for the new women's dormitory on the Rush Campus.
  • The State Department selected Dr. Lewis H. Rohrbaugh (class of 1930) to direct the Point Four Program in Iraq.
  • Slater System, Inc., took over the operation of all College dining rooms, except in fraternity houses.