The Dickinsonian Addresses the Controversy surrounding Coeducation in the fall of 1884

October 1884

In the October 1884 edition of the Dickinsonian, the staff of the paper addressed the resentment many male students felt toward the new female students. The author explained that "the impression seems to prevail that there will be too much "Co" and not enough "education." However, the article further explained, many of the male students admited that they realized that going coed was the "right thing to do."

Location of Document in Archives
The Dickinsonian, October 1884, vol. XII, no. 1