Notable Women at SMU

About the exhibit: September 10 – October 19, 2012, Fondren Library Center Circulation Area

Many notable women have been involved in the founding and development of Southern Methodist University. They have been outstanding in their respective fields and in their commitment to the university. Featured in this exhibit are Ima Herron, May Whitsitt, Elise Golden, and Eleanor Tufts.

Dr. May Lee Whitsitt SMU Professor of Chemistry 1923-1941

Dr. May Lee Whitsitt
SMU Professor of Chemistry
1923-1941

Dr. Eleanor Tufts SMU Professor of Art History 1974-1991

Dr. Eleanor Tufts
SMU Professor of Art History
1974-1991

Dr. Ima Honaker Herron SMU Professor of English 1927-1931 and 1934-1966

Dr. Ima Honaker Herron
SMU Professor of English
1927-1931 and 1934-1966

Elise Hay Golden SMU Professor of Music 1922-1957

Elise Hay Golden
SMU Professor of Music
1922-1957

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rememberRemember the Ladies! Discover Women’s History at DeGolyer Library. Celebrating over 100 years of women’s history from Texas and beyond, this exhibit is free and open to the public. The exhibit runs from September 10 through December 14, 2012 at the Degolyer Library. Hours are 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. For more information, please visit www.smu.edu/cul/degolyer or call (214) 768-3231.

About Fondren Exhibits

The Fondren Exhibits Committee is charged with providing educational exhibits for the SMU community that showcase special events, academic areas and individuals associated with the SMU campus.

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