Female "Dinks"...?

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Date: 
November 18, 1989

As dozens of incoming first years arrived on the Dickinson Campus for their orientation ceremony and activities there was a distinct factor among the men. As was explained by Margaret MacGregor in her interview by Renee Leszczynski, during orientation only the new male students were required to wear red beanie hats called "dinks", a tradition that undermined the presence of first year women.

Location of Document in Archives: 
WWII Oral Histories: Margaret MacGregor