Dickinson Alumnus, September 1954

Selected Highlights from this Issue: 
  • Construction started on a new men's dormitory located on the Benjamin Rush Campus.
  • Trustees and Methodist Church officials worked on plans to replace the Allison Memorial Church that burned down.
  • The Mary Dickinson Club raised funds for a self-service elevator in Bosler Hall. A shaft was created during renovations, but an elevator had not been installed.
  • Victoria Kathryn Hann (class of 1950) was appointed Dean of Women.
  • John Hamilton (class of 1925) played Perry White, editor of the Metropolis Daily Planet, on the Superman TV show.
  • Professor Clyde E. Wildman reviewed Rev. Alson J. Smith's (class of 1930) new book Immortality.