Marymount College of Kansas (eBook)

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One year before the United States grantedwomen the right to vote, the Sisters of St. Josephbroke ground on the construction of the first all-women’s college in Kansas.Escalating construction costs put the school’s future in jeopardy until MotherAntoinette took her plea for additional funds to Pope Benedict XV himself. Dubbedthe “Million-Dollar College,” the hilltop campus overlooking the Smoky HillRiver finally opened its doors in 1922. The thousands who matriculatedthroughout its sixty-seven-year existence created a lasting legacy in theSunflower State. Join alumnus Patricia Ackerman as she preserves the inspiringhistory of Marymount College.

One year before the United States grantedwomen the right to vote, the Sisters of St. Josephbroke ground on the construction of the first all-women’s college in Kansas.Escalating construction costs put the school’s future in jeopardy until MotherAntoinette took her plea for additional funds to Pope Benedict XV himself. Dubbedthe “Million-Dollar College,” the hilltop campus overlooking the Smoky HillRiver finally opened its doors in 1922. The thousands who matriculatedthroughout its sixty-seven-year existence created a lasting legacy in theSunflower State. Join alumnus Patricia Ackerman as she preserves the inspiringhistory of Marymount College.


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