"Girls' Fraternities" in Josephine Brunyate Meredith's report "Women at Dickinson College"

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In her essay "Women at Dickinson College," Josephine Brunyate Meredith has a section in which she discussed "Women's Fraternities" (now referred to as sororities) at Dickinson College. Meredith explained that "We have never had such good spirit existing between the Fraternities as exists at present. Pan-Hellenic rules and rushing methods, the result of years of hard work and experiment are now fairly satisfactory to everybody." Pleased with the women's work, Meredith argued that the college must provide better housing for the female fraternities as they do for the male fraternities.
She continued to praise the female fraternities for providing a social life for the women involved. However, she was worried abou the independent women who do not have college social lives. Such women were mostly commuters.