The University of Missouri celebrates women. Join us for a month-long series of events.
First women admitted (Normal School).
Lulie Gillett is first woman to graduate from Mizzou.
Women admitted to all programs.
Grace Bibb becomes first female dean.
Read Hall: First women’s residence hall.
Ada Wilson becomes first female graduate from Engineering School.
Barbara McClintock joins MU faculty, later becomes National Academy of Sciences member and Nobel Laureate.
Women’s Studies begins.
Women’s Center opens.
Barbara Uehling becomes first female chancellor.
Mizzou track star Natasha Kaiser wins silver medal.