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African Educator Visits Campus

Date: May 11, 1961

Author: Shirley Jones

Biographical/Historical abstract: Shirley Jones was a staff writer for The Guilfordian, Guilford College's student newspaper, in 1961.

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Description: In this May 11, 1961 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reporter Shirley Jones describes Kenyan educator Benjamin Wegasa’s visit to Guilford’s campus and the many lectures and programs offered during his stay. Wegasa focused on education as the determining factor in his nation’s success recognized the need to increase education of women.

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Format of original: Newspaper Clippings

Collection: Guilfordian

Repository: Guilford College

Item#: 2.19.732

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