Mary Ranck Remembers Influential Women and Professor Prettyman

Mary Ranck's Alumni Questionnaire Response
Date: 
January 15, 1955

Mary A. Ranck, 1907 alumni, recalls her memories on Dickinson College in the 1955 Alumni Questionnaire. Mary Ranck remembers the German Professor, William Prettyman, urged her "to do advanced work in German," which she did while studyting at the University of Berlin in Germany. In 1914, Mary Ranck received an A. B. in German and in 1924 she received an A. B. in History and a teaching degree from Columbia University. She also remembers the Misses Morgan, McIntyre and Mohler who had "a very splendid influence on us girls" due to their "excellent talks at our Y. W. C. A. meetings, Bible studies...and social events in their homes."

Location of Document in Archives: 
Alumni Questionnaire 1955