Edna Ruth MacDonald, class of 1919

Edna Ruth MacDonald grew up in Providence and attended high school in East Providence. As the oldest child in her family, she had freedom in choosing her college. Her family always expected that she would pursue a higher degree after high school, and she attended Pembroke College at Brown University as part of the Class of 1919. After graduating with an A.B. from Brown, she was a counselor at Hope High School.