My journey to a women’s college

Pretty sure my early influences led me to attend a women's college. My mother attended Hunter College in New York which now has gone coed. My fourth-grade teacher, Mrs. Caplan, a Radcliffe alumnae, constantly encouraged me to strive to attend one of the Seven Sister schools--Barnard College, Bryn Mawr College, Mount Holyoke College, Radcliffe College*, Smith College, Vassar College*, and Wellesley …

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Celebrating HERstory at Bennett College

As a college for women, Bennett College is showcasing alumnae stories that are unique or pioneering throughout Women's History Month. I saw this interesting snippet of history from my alma mater on Facebook the other day. Hideko Tamura Snider Hideko Tamura Snider or "Decco," which is what her Bennett sisters affectionately call her, is a Bennett …

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