In this interview, Anita L. Schell begins by discussing her family and the support she had from her parents to attend college. She then talks about her initial attraction to Brown University and her fond memories of the choir, which she participated in for all four years, and her group trip to India. Schell then discusses dormitory life and her various experiences at Brown both inside and outside the classroom, highlighting her involvement with St. Stephen’s Church, and religion on campus. Towards the end of the interview, Schell delves into the relationships between men and women in classes, in church, and in her professional life.
Recorded on Jan 3, 1986
Interviewed by Cindy Weinbaum
Topics: 1970s, Academics, Dating, Dormitories, Employment, Fraternities, Marriage, Professors, Providence, Religion, Sexism, Sororities