Charlotte Lowney, class of 1957

Charlotte Lowney was born in Fall River, Massachusetts. She attended Bryant College, training as a secretary, and worked as a secretary at Pembroke College before returning to school fulltime. She received her A.B. in American civilization from Pembroke in 1957, and her A.M. in American history from Brown University in 1962. Lowney held many administrative positions at Pembroke and Brown throughout her life, including Acting Dean of Pembroke College. She retired in 1990, and passed away in December of 2008 at age 78.