Interviews by Topic: Minority Students

Marjorie Whitcomb Sallie, class of 1927

Marjorie recounts her experience as a student commuting from Foxboro, Massachusetts.  She describes  about her rigorous co-ed science courses,  her desire to become a doctor, and the guidance of Dean Morriss.

Lillian Shoushan Berberian Klanian, class of 1957

Lillian's interview concentrates on her family and her experiences as a commuter student. She explains that her parents expected her to live at home while she attended Pembroke, and she describes her days on campus  as “an outsider.” She reminisces about life-long friendships with other city girls (they had celebrated their 30th reunion together shortly before this interview).